Pittsburgh vs New Orleans Recap - Saints Win 20-10
|Pittsburgh vs New Orleans Recap - Saints Win 20-10|
New Orleans's aerial attack produced 305 yards and the Saints produced a 20-10 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday at Louisiana Superdome.
The Saints were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 45.5.
Julius Jones rushed for 16 yards, while Ladell Betts added 8 yards in the win. Robert Meachem and Marques Colston added 76 and 75 receiving yards respectively.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 71 yards for Pittsburgh, while Isaac Redman added 19 yards. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 195 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Mike Wallace and Heath Miller had 43 and 39 yards respectively.
Pittsburgh was outgained by New Orleans 318-279 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-13 by the Saints.
The time of possession battle favored New Orleans as their offense was on the field for 34:06, longer than the 25:54 of their opponents.
New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Steelers will aim to get back on the winning track at Cincinnati.