Recap - Saints Defeat Dallas 49-17
|Recap - Saints Defeat Dallas 49-17|
Drew Brees passed for 4 TDs and 392 yards in leading the Saints past Dallas on Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 54.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mark Ingram rushed for 145 yards, while Pierre Thomas added 87 yards in the win. Marques Colston and Darren Sproles added 107 and 76 receiving yards respectively.
DeMarco Murray rushed for 89 yards for Dallas. Tony Romo threw for 128 yards for the Cowboys, while receivers Dez Bryant and Jason Witten had 44 and 27 yards respectively.
New Orleans outgained Dallas 625-193 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 40-9 by the Saints.
The time of possession battle favored New Orleans as their offense was on the field for 39:32, longer than the 20:28 of their opponents.
Next game, New Orleans takes its act home to face San Francisco looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face New York.