Brees, Saints overwhelm Patriots
|Brees, Saints overwhelm Patriots|
Drew Brees went 18-of-23 for 371 yards with five touchdowns to lead the New Orleans Saints past the New England Patriots 38-17 on Monday night.
New Orleans covered as 1-point home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 57-point total listed by oddsmakers.
Marques Colston caught four passes for 121 yards with a touchdown for the Saints, as Devery Henderson hauled in three balls for 116 yards with a score for New Orleans.
Tom Brady was 21-of-36 for 237 yards with two interceptions for New England, which got 90 yards receiving on seven receptions from Sam Aiken in the loss.