Arizona vs New Orleans Recap - Saints Win 31-7
|Arizona vs New Orleans Recap - Saints Win 31-7|
New Orleans got 3 passing strikes from Drew Brees en route to a 31-7 victory over Arizona on Sunday in Week 3 action at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 48.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Khiry Robinson rushed for 38 yards, while Pierre Thomas added 28 yards in the win. Jimmy Graham and Marques Colston added 134 and 71 receiving yards respectively.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 29 yards for Arizona, while Alfonso Smith added 27 yards. Carson Palmer threw for 187 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Larry Fitzgerald and Michael Floyd had 64 and 49 yards respectively.
Arizona was outgained by New Orleans 423-247 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-16 by the Saints.
Arizona lost the time of possession battle 35:31/24:29, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face Miami looking for another win. For Arizona, they head on the road to face Tampa Bay.