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November 27, 2013 at 8:01 AM

Seahawks-Saints: Just the facts

Here is the weekly fact box on the Seattle-New Orleans game from the NFL:




STREAKS Past 2  
COACHES VS. OPP. Payton: 2-1 Carroll: 2-1
LAST WEEK W 17-13 at Falcons Bye (Wk. 11: W 41-20 vs. Vikings)
LAST GAME 11/21/10: Seahawks 19 at Saints 34. New Orleans QB Drew Brews passes for 382 yards & 4 TDs, including 2 each to WR Marques Colston & WR Robert Meachem.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/14/07: Saints 28, Seahawks 17. New Orleans RB Pierre Thomas scores on 5-yard FR-TD & WR Lance Moore rushes for TD. Saints QB Drew Brees passes for 2 TDs.  
BROADCAST ESPN (5:40 PM PT): Mike Tirico, Jon Gruden, Lisa Salters (Field reporter). Westwood One: Kevin Harlan, Dan Fouts, Darren Sharper (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 88 (WW1), 92 (NO), 86 (Sea.). XM: 88 (WW1), 225 (NO), 86 (Sea.).


PASSING Brees: 300-439-3,647 (1C)-28 (1C)-8-107.3 (3C) Wilson: 176-275-2,362-19-6-105.1
RUSHING Thomas: 117-486-4.2-1 Lynch: 208-925-4.4-9 (T2L)
RECEIVING Graham (TE): 65-946-14.6-11 (T1L) Tate: 42-600-14.3-4
OFFENSE 415.0 (3L) 358.5
TAKE/GIVE +4 +11 (T1C)
DEFENSE 309.9 (3C) 293.3 (1C)
SACKS Jordan: 9.5 (2C) Avril, Bennett: 6.5
INTs Lewis: 3 Sherman, Thomas: 4 (T3C)
PUNTING Morstead: 46.8 Ryan: 43.4
KICKING Hartley: 95 (3C) (35/35 PAT; 20/26 FG) Hauschka: 104 (T1C) (32/32 PAT; 24/25 FG)


SAINTS: QB DREW BREES has won past 9 on MNF, completing 224 of 312 (71.8 pct.) for 2,880 yards (320 per game) with 28 TDs vs. 5 INTs for 123.6 rating. In 3 games vs. Sea. with NO (incl. 2010 WC), has passed for 1,032 yards (344 per game), 8 TDs, 2 INTs & 102 rating. Since joining NO in 2006, leads NFL with 37,218 yards & 272 TDs…RB PIERRE THOMAS has 8 TDs (6 rush, 2 rec.) in past 9 on MNF. Since 2011, RB DARREN SPROLES leads NFL RBs with 209 catches, 1,840 rec. yards & 16 rec. TDs…TE JIMMY GRAHAM has 6 100-yard games, tied for most in season by TE in NFL history. Aims for 6th in row on MNF with TD. Since 2011 (incl. playoffs), leads NFL TEs with 261 catches & 3,396 yards. Ties for 1st with 34 TDs. WR MARQUES COLSTON has 7 TDs in past 10 on MNF. Rookie WR KENNY STILLS has 4 TDs in past 6…DE CAMERON JORDAN has 9.5 sacks in past 10…SEAHAWKS: Are 10-1 for 1st time…QB RUSSELL WILSON is 2-0 on MNF with 107.7 rating. Is 13-0 in career at home with 26 TDs, 6 INTs & 117 rating. Had career-high 151.4 rating in Week 11…RB MARSHAWN LYNCH had 3 TDs (2 rush, 1 rec.) in Week 11. Since Nov. 2011, leads NFL with 3,456 rush yards & 29 rush TDs. Rushed for 131 yards & 67-yard TD in WC…WR-PR GOLDEN TATE has 4 TDs in past 2 on MNF. Is only player in NFL with 600+ rec. (600) & 400+ PR (401) yards…Team has 16 INTs, tied for most in NFL. Since entering NFL in 2011, CB RICHARD SHERMAN leads NFL with 16 INTs. In past 9 at home, has 7 INTs, FF, FR & scored 2 TDs (INT & blocked FG return). S EARL THOMAS is only NFL player with 70+ tackles (75), 4+ INTs (4) & 2+ FFs (2). Since 2011, DE CLIFF AVRIL is 1 of 3 in NFL with 25+ sacks (27) & 10+ FF (11). Has 4.5 sacks in past 5. LB BRUCE IRVIN has 3 sacks, INT & FF in past 2 on MNF. DE CHRIS CLEMONS has 6 sacks in past 4 on MNF.


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