New Orleans Defeats Indianapolis 62-7 - Recap
|New Orleans Defeats Indianapolis 62-7 - Recap|
New Orleans got 5 passing strikes from Drew Brees en route to a 62-7 victory over Indianapolis on Sunday in Week 7 action at Louisiana Superdome.
The Saints were a 13.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 49.5.
Mark Ingram rushed for 91 yards, while Darren Sproles added 88 yards in the win. Marques Colston and Pierre Thomas added 98 and 68 receiving yards respectively.
Delone Carter rushed for 89 yards for Indianapolis, while Donald Brown added 47 yards. Curtis Painter threw for 67 yards for the Colts, while receivers Reggie Wayne and Pierre Garcon had 36 and 31 yards respectively.
New Orleans outgained Indianapolis 557-252 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 36-11 by the Saints.
New Orleans led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 38:19/21:41 split in that important category.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Indianapolis, they head on the road to face Tennessee.