Brees, Saints march past Cowboys

Brees, Saints march past Cowboys

Drew Brees threw five touchdown passes on Sunday night to lead the New Orleans Saints to a 42-17 road win over the Dallas Cowboys.

The Saints had been listed as 7-point underdogs in this contest, while the combined score went well OVER the night's posted total (47.5).

Brees went 26-of-38 for 384 yards passing in the win. Reggie Bush picked up 125 receiving yards and scored a touchdown for the Saints.

For the Cowboys, Tony Romo went 16-of-33 for 249 yards, with one touchdown pass and two interceptions. Julius Jones ran for 116 yards and a score.