New Orleans vs Philadelphia Recap - Saints Win 26-24
|New Orleans vs Philadelphia Recap - Saints Win 26-24|
The Saints were Wildcard Playoff winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Eagles by a score of 26-24 at Lincoln Financial Field.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 54.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Drew Brees completed 20 of 30 pass attempts for 250 yards and 1 TD for the Saints in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Eagles defense.
LeSean McCoy rushed for 77 yards for Philadelphia, while Nick Foles added 3 yards. Nick Foles threw for 195 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Riley Cooper and DeSean Jackson had 68 and 53 yards respectively.
New Orleans outgained Philadelphia 434-256 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-17 by the Saints.
New Orleans led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:53/25:07 split in that important category.