Rams vs Saints Final: 27-16 - Recap
|Rams vs Saints Final: 27-16 - Recap|
Zac Stacy ran for 133 yards as St. Louis handled New Orleans by a score of 27-16 on Sunday at Edward Jones Dome.
Bettors who backed the Rams were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 6.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 47.5.
Kellen Clemens completed 14 of 20 pass attempts for 158 yards and 2 TDs for the Rams in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Darren Sproles rushed for 24 yards for New Orleans, while Pierre Thomas added 21 yards. Drew Brees threw for 393 yards for the Saints, while receivers Marques Colston and Lance Moore had 92 and 78 yards respectively.
St. Louis was outgained by New Orleans 432-302 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-17 by the Saints.
New Orleans led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:12/27:48 split in that important category.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head on the road to face Carolina.