Saints dump Eagles to march on

Saints dump Eagles to march on

The New Orleans Saints hung on for a 27-24 win over the Philadelphia Eagles as they march into the NFC championship game.

New Orleans failed to cover the 5.5-point spread in the win, but the final score made it OVER the posted total of 49.

Deuce McAllister rushed for 143 yards off 21 carries and caught another TD pass in leading the Saints.

Brian Westbrook scored two touchdowns in the loss, and racked up 116 yards off 13 carries.