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Arizona Cardinals 24 at New Orleans Saints 31

Sunday, December 16, 2007
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Arizona Cardinals (8-8-0)777324
New Orleans Saints (7-9-0)71410031

Game Info
Stadium Louisiana Superdome
Start Time (ET) 1:00pm
Roof dome
Surface fieldturf
Weather 72 degrees%, no wind
Vegas Line New Orleans Saints -3.5
Over/Under 49.5 (over)
Officials
Referee Ed Hochuli
Umpire Chad Brown
Head Linesman Mark Hittner
Field Judge Tom Sifferman
Back Judge Scott Helverson
Side Judge Don Carlsen
Line Judge Thomas Symonette

Expected Points Summary

Expected points are an estimate of points per play based on down, distance, and yard line. Points given for offense and defense are offensive/defensive plays + penalties on which there was no play (eg, a false start). Special teams are all kicking + punting plays. Points are zeroed out at the end of halves.

Scoring

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Defense & Returns

Kicking & Punting

Pass Targets

Arizona Cardinals
Deep Left (0/2, 0 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Anquan Boldin 1 0 0 0
Bryant Johnson 1 0 0 0
Deep Middle (1/2, 22 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Troy Bienemann 1 0 0 0
Bryant Johnson 1 1 22 0
Deep Right (2/3, 43 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Anquan Boldin 1 1 25 0
Larry Fitzgerald 1 1 18 1
Jerheme Urban 1 0 0
Short Left (4/6, 37 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Larry Fitzgerald 1 1 9 0
Edgerrin James 1 1 11 0
Ben Patrick 2 1 3 1
Marcel Shipp 1 0 0
Terrelle Smith 1 1 14 0
Short Middle (3/4, 49 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Anquan Boldin 2 2 35 0
Edgerrin James 1 0 0 0
Ben Patrick 1 1 14 0
Short Right (9/11, 82 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
J.J. Arrington 2 1 13 0
Troy Bienemann 1 1 1 1
Anquan Boldin 3 3 23 0
Steve Breaston 2 2 16 0
Larry Fitzgerald 1 0 0 0
Bryant Johnson 1 1 13 0
Terrelle Smith 1 1 16 0
No Direction (0/1, 0 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Edgerrin James 1 0 0 0
New Orleans Saints
Deep Left (2/2, 44 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Marques Colston 1 1 18 0
David Patten 1 1 26 0
Deep Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Right (3/3, 72 yards, 2 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Marques Colston 1 1 19 1
Terrance Copper 1 1 21 0
David Patten 1 1 32 1
Short Left (8/8, 68 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Marques Colston 1 1 10 0
Terrance Copper 1 1 8 0
Billy Miller 1 1 11 0
David Patten 1 1 11 0
Aaron Stecker 3 3 26 0
Pierre Thomas 1 1 2 0
Short Middle (5/6, 69 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Marques Colston 1 1 19 0
Terrance Copper 1 0 0 0
Mike Karney 1 1 11 0
Billy Miller 1 1 22 0
Aaron Stecker 2 2 17 0
Short Right (8/10, 62 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Marques Colston 4 4 48 0
Ronnie Ghent 1 0 0
Mike Karney 1 1 3 0
Billy Miller 1 1 6 0
David Patten 2 1 2 0
Aaron Stecker 1 1 3 0

Rushing

Arizona Cardinals
LE (1 rush, -2 yards)
Att Yds TD
Steve Breaston 1 -2 0
LT (4 rushes, 35 yards)
Att Yds TD
Edgerrin James 4 35 0
LG (6 rushes, 31 yards)
Att Yds TD
J.J. Arrington 1 3 0
Edgerrin James 5 28 0
MD (0 rushes, 0 yards)
RG (6 rushes, 16 yards)
Att Yds TD
J.J. Arrington 1 1 0
Edgerrin James 5 15 0
RT (1 rush, 2 yards)
Att Yds TD
Edgerrin James 1 2 0
RE (3 rushes, 21 yards)
Att Yds TD
J.J. Arrington 1 4 0
Edgerrin James 1 4 0
Sean Morey 1 13 0
New Orleans Saints
LE (2 rushes, 5 yards)
Att Yds TD
Aaron Stecker 2 5 0
LT (3 rushes, 7 yards)
Att Yds TD
Aaron Stecker 3 7 0
LG (9 rushes, 46 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Aaron Stecker 9 46 1
MD (1 rush, 9 yards)
Att Yds TD
Pierre Thomas 1 9 0
RG (5 rushes, 32 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Aaron Stecker 4 21 1
Pierre Thomas 1 11 0
RT (3 rushes, 13 yards)
Att Yds TD
Aaron Stecker 3 13 0
RE (2 rushes, 4 yards)
Att Yds TD
David Patten 1 1 0
Aaron Stecker 1 3 0

Pass Tackles

Arizona Cardinals
Deep Left Deep MiddleDeep Right
Short Left Short Middle Short Right
New Orleans Saints
Deep LeftDeep Middle Deep Right
Short Left Short Middle Short Right

Arizona Cardinals Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 14:11 NOR 8 4 2:11 8 Touchdown View Drive »
2 1 6:18 CRD 22 3 1:20 -2 Punt View Drive »
3 2 13:47 CRD 34 7 3:46 66 Touchdown View Drive »
4 2 8:36 CRD 38 5 2:48 20 Punt View Drive »
5 2 3:34 NOR 45 1 0:14 0 Interception View Drive »
6 2 1:56 CRD 40 7 1:56 24 Missed FG View Drive »
7 3 15:00 CRD 32 5 2:14 8 Fumble View Drive »
8 3 12:02 CRD 20 10 5:48 80 Touchdown View Drive »
9 3 0:50 CRD 22 11 6:39 70 Field Goal View Drive »
10 4 7:06 CRD 43 3 1:12 -3 Punt View Drive »

New Orleans Saints Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 15:00 NOR 21 2 0:49 21 Fumble View Drive »
2 1 12:00 NOR 19 11 5:42 81 Touchdown View Drive »
3 1 4:58 NOR 26 13 6:11 74 Touchdown View Drive »
4 2 10:01 NOR 20 3 1:25 -5 Punt View Drive »
5 2 5:48 NOR 13 3 2:14 8 Punt View Drive »
6 2 3:20 NOR 45 4 1:24 55 Touchdown View Drive »
7 3 12:46 CRD 7 2 0:44 7 Touchdown View Drive »
8 3 6:14 NOR 20 9 5:24 67 Field Goal View Drive »
9 4 9:11 NOR 17 4 2:05 44 Fumble View Drive »
10 4 5:54 NOR 4 10 5:54 69 End of Game View Drive »

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail CRD NOR EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 CRD 30 Neil Rackers kicks off 70 yards, returned by Pierre Thomas for 21 yards (tackle by Troy Bienemann) 0 0 0 0.34 0.0
1 14:54 1 10 NOR 21 Drew Brees pass complete short middle to Mike Karney for 11 yards (tackle by Calvin Pace) 0 0 0.34 1.07 63.3
1 14:23 1 10 NOR 32 Aaron Stecker right guard for 10 yards (tackle by Karlos Dansby and Aaron Francisco). Aaron Stecker fumbles (forced by Karlos Dansby), recovered by Darryl Blackstock at NOR-42 (tackle by Drew Brees) 0 0 1.07 -5.37 44.3
1 14:11 1 8 NOR 8 Edgerrin James right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Renaldo Wynn) 0 0 5.37 4.76 46.1
1 13:32 2 7 NOR 7 Edgerrin James right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Hollis Thomas and Will Smith) 0 0 4.76 4.72 46.1
1 12:47 3 3 NOR 3 Edgerrin James right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau) 0 0 4.72 3.55 49.5
1 12:05 Timeout #1 by Arizona Cardinals 0 0 0 0
1 12:05 4 1 NOR 1 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Troy Bienemann for 1 yard, touchdown 6 0 3.55 7 41.9
1 Neil Rackers kicks extra point good 7 0 0 0 0.0
1 CRD 30 Neil Rackers kicks off 73 yards, returned by Pierre Thomas for 22 yards (tackle by Monty Beisel) 7 0 0 0.15 0.0
1 11:52 1 10 NOR 19 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Marques Colston for 8 yards (tackle by Roderick Hood) 7 0 0.15 0.75 41.1
1 11:17 2 2 NOR 27 Aaron Stecker left guard for 15 yards (tackle by Aaron Francisco and Antrel Rolle) 7 0 0.75 1.73 43.9
1 10:40 1 10 NOR 42 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Aaron Stecker for 6 yards (tackle by Gerald Hayes) 7 0 1.73 2 44.6
1 10:03 2 4 NOR 48 Aaron Stecker left end for 4 yards (tackle by Darryl Blackstock) 7 0 2 2.39 45.7
1 10:03 1 10 CRD 48 Penalty on NOR: Delay of Game, 5 yards (no play) 7 0 2.39 2.06 44.7
1 9:01 1 15 NOR 47 Drew Brees pass complete deep right to Terrance Copper for 21 yards (tackle by Calvin Pace) 7 0 2.06 3.45 48.8
1 8:23 1 10 CRD 32 Drew Brees pass incomplete short right intended for David Patten 7 0 3.45 2.9 46.9
1 8:19 2 10 CRD 32 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Billy Miller for 6 yards (tackle by Joe Tafoya) 7 0 2.9 3.01 47.2
1 7:34 3 4 CRD 26 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Aaron Stecker for 3 yards (tackle by Karlos Dansby). NOR challenged the first down ruling, and the play was upheld. 7 0 3.01 2.08 44.2
1 7:27 4 1 CRD 23 Aaron Stecker left guard for 3 yards (tackle by Gerald Hayes) 7 0 2.08 4.24 50.9
1 6:56 1 10 CRD 20 Aaron Stecker left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Calvin Pace) 7 0 4.24 3.82 49.5
1 6:26 2 9 CRD 19 Drew Brees pass complete deep right to Marques Colston for 19 yards, touchdown 7 6 3.82 7 56.4
1 Martin Gramatica kicks extra point good 7 7 0 0 0.0
1 NOR 30 Martin Gramatica kicks off 64 yards, returned by Steve Breaston for 16 yards (tackle by Marvin Mitchell) 7 7 0 0.41 0.0
1 6:14 1 10 CRD 22 Kurt Warner pass incomplete short middle intended for Edgerrin James 7 7 0.41 -0.13 59.9
1 6:10 2 10 CRD 22 J.J. Arrington left guard for 3 yards (tackle by Charles Grant and Scott Fujita) 7 7 -0.13 -0.43 60.8
1 5:26 3 7 CRD 25 Kurt Warner pass incomplete short left intended for Marcel Shipp 7 7 -0.43 -1.7 64.7
1 5:23 4 7 CRD 25 Mitch Berger punts 52 yards, returned by Lance Moore for 3 yards (tackle by Ralph Brown). Penalty on Joe Tafoya: Illegal Formation, 5 yards (no play) 7 7 -1.7 -2.03 65.6
1 5:10 4 12 CRD 20 Mitch Berger punts 54 yards 7 7 -2.03 -0.67 61.5
1 4:58 1 10 NOR 26 Aaron Stecker right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Gabe Watson) 7 7 0.67 0.67 61.5
1 4:27 2 6 NOR 30 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Marques Colston for 10 yards (tackle by Terrence Holt) 7 7 0.67 1.6 64.3
1 3:56 1 10 NOR 40 Drew Brees pass complete short middle to Aaron Stecker for 7 yards (tackle by Gerald Hayes) 7 7 1.6 2 65.5
1 3:20 2 3 NOR 47 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Marques Colston for 15 yards (tackle by Aaron Francisco) 7 7 2 3.05 68.6
1 2:36 1 10 CRD 38 Aaron Stecker left guard for 10 yards (tackle by Antrel Rolle and Terrence Holt) 7 7 3.05 3.71 70.6
1 1:55 1 10 CRD 28 Aaron Stecker right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Darnell Dockett) 7 7 3.71 3.3 69.4
1 1:19 2 9 CRD 27 Pierre Thomas up the middle for 9 yards (tackle by Michael Adams) 7 7 3.3 4.37 72.5
1 0:41 1 10 CRD 18 Aaron Stecker left guard for 4 yards (tackle by Darnell Dockett) 7 7 4.37 4.43 72.7
1 0:06 2 6 CRD 14 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Aaron Stecker for 4 yards (tackle by Terrence Holt) 7 7 4.43 4.51 73.0
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail CRD NOR EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 3 2 CRD 10 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Terrance Copper for 8 yards (tackle by Terrence Holt) 7 7 4.51 6.74 78.9
2 14:22 1 2 CRD 2 Aaron Stecker left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Alan Branch and Rodney Bailey) 7 7 6.74 5.91 76.9
2 13:56 2 1 CRD 1 Drew Brees pass incomplete short right intended for Ronnie Ghent 7 7 5.91 5.17 74.9
2 13:52 3 1 CRD 1 Aaron Stecker left guard for 1 yard, touchdown 7 13 5.17 7 77.1
2 CRD 2 Martin Gramatica kicks extra point good 7 14 0 0 0.0
2 NOR 30 Martin Gramatica kicks off 64 yards, returned by Steve Breaston for 28 yards (tackle by Marvin Mitchell) 7 14 0 1.2 0.0
2 13:41 1 10 CRD 34 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Terrelle Smith for 16 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau) 7 14 1.2 2.26 73.7
2 13:16 1 10 50 Edgerrin James left tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Jason Craft). Edgerrin James fumbles (forced by Jason Craft), recovered by Al Johnson at NOR-44 7 14 2.26 2.52 73.0
2 12:32 2 4 NOR 44 Kurt Warner pass complete short left to Larry Fitzgerald for 9 yards (tackle by Mike McKenzie) 7 14 2.52 3.25 70.9
2 12:00 1 10 NOR 35 Edgerrin James left tackle for 21 yards (tackle by Roman Harper) 7 14 3.25 4.65 66.5
2 11:22 1 10 NOR 14 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Larry Fitzgerald for 12 yards (tackle by Mike McKenzie). Penalty on ARI: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 7 14 4.65 3.97 68.7
2 10:57 1 20 NOR 24 Kurt Warner pass incomplete short right intended for J.J. Arrington (defended by Kevin Kaesviharn) 7 14 3.97 2.74 72.5
2 10:51 2 20 NOR 24 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Anquan Boldin for 6 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita) 7 14 2.74 2.84 72.2
2 10:07 3 14 NOR 18 Kurt Warner pass complete deep right to Larry Fitzgerald for 18 yards, touchdown 13 14 2.84 7 61.9
2 Neil Rackers kicks extra point good. Penalty on NOR: Defensive 12 On-field, 5 yards 14 14 0 0 0.0
2 CRD 35 Neil Rackers kicks off 69 yards, returned by Pierre Thomas for 24 yards (tackle by Monty Beisel) 14 14 0 0.28 0.0
2 9:56 1 10 NOR 20 Aaron Stecker left guard for 3 yards (tackle by Alan Branch and Gerald Hayes) 14 14 0.28 0.14 58.9
2 9:20 2 7 NOR 23 Drew Brees pass incomplete (defended by Karlos Dansby) 14 14 0.14 -0.56 56.3
2 9:14 3 7 NOR 23 Drew Brees sacked by Gerald Hayes for -8 yards 14 14 -0.56 -2.44 49.4
2 8:51 4 15 NOR 15 Steve Weatherford punts 44 yards, returned by Steve Breaston for -3 yards (tackle by Brian Simmons) 14 14 -2.44 -1.47 52.9
2 8:36 1 10 CRD 38 J.J. Arrington right end for 4 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita and Charles Grant) 14 14 1.47 1.46 52.9
2 8:10 2 6 CRD 42 Edgerrin James right guard for 7 yards (tackle by Scott Shanle) 14 14 1.46 2.19 50.1
2 7:33 1 10 CRD 49 Edgerrin James left tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Josh Cooper and Scott Fujita) 14 14 2.19 2.46 49.0
2 6:49 2 4 NOR 45 Kurt Warner pass incomplete deep left intended for Bryant Johnson (defended by Kevin Kaesviharn) 14 14 2.46 1.75 51.5
2 6:39 3 4 NOR 45 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Steve Breaston for 3 yards (tackle by Jason Craft) 14 14 1.75 0.46 56.3
2 5:58 4 1 NOR 42 Mitch Berger punts 29 yards, muffed catch by Lance Moore, recovered by Lance Moore and returned for no gain 14 14 0.46 0.32 56.8
2 5:48 1 10 NOR 13 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Marques Colston for 4 yards (tackle by Roderick Hood) 14 14 -0.32 -0.3 56.8
2 5:08 2 6 NOR 17 Aaron Stecker right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Karlos Dansby) 14 14 -0.3 -0.71 55.2
2 4:28 3 4 NOR 19 Drew Brees pass complete short right to David Patten for 2 yards (tackle by Karlos Dansby) 14 14 -0.71 -1.96 50.2
2 3:50 4 2 NOR 21 Steve Weatherford punts 53 yards, returned by Steve Breaston for 29 yards (tackle by Steve Weatherford) 14 14 -1.96 -2.59 47.6
2 3:34 1 10 NOR 45 Kurt Warner pass incomplete deep middle intended for Troy Bienemann is intercepted by Roman Harper at NOR-14 and returned for 31 yards (tackle by Edgerrin James) 14 14 2.59 -1.93 65.0
2 3:20 1 10 NOR 45 Aaron Stecker left guard for 4 yards (tackle by Calvin Pace) 14 14 1.93 1.92 65.0
2 2:47 2 6 NOR 49 Drew Brees pass incomplete short middle intended for Terrance Copper (defended by Gabe Watson) 14 14 1.92 1.22 62.3
2 2:42 3 6 NOR 49 Drew Brees pass complete short middle to Marques Colston for 19 yards (tackle by Antrel Rolle) 14 14 1.22 3.45 70.5
2 2:03 1 10 CRD 32 Drew Brees pass complete deep right to David Patten for 32 yards, touchdown 14 20 3.45 7 78.8
2 Martin Gramatica kicks extra point good 14 21 0 0 0.0
2 NOR 30 Martin Gramatica kicks off 69 yards 14 21 0 1.6 0.0
2 1:56 1 10 CRD 40 J.J. Arrington right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Charles Grant) 14 21 1.6 1.19 78.3
2 1:29 2 9 CRD 41 Kurt Warner pass incomplete short right intended for Larry Fitzgerald. Penalty on Mike Gandy: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 14 21 1.19 -0.16 82.2
2 1:25 2 19 CRD 31 Kurt Warner pass complete short middle to Anquan Boldin for 9 yards (tackle by Jason David). Penalty on Mike Gandy: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 14 21 -0.16 -1.51 85.6
2 1:17 2 29 CRD 21 Kurt Warner pass complete short middle to Anquan Boldin for 13 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita) 14 21 -1.51 -0.43 82.9
2 1:11 Timeout #2 by New Orleans Saints 14 21 0 0
2 1:11 Timeout #2 by Arizona Cardinals 14 21 0 0
2 1:11 3 16 CRD 34 Kurt Warner pass complete deep middle to Bryant Johnson for 22 yards (tackle by Roman Harper) 14 21 -0.43 2.65 73.7
2 0:41 1 10 NOR 44 Kurt Warner pass incomplete intended for Edgerrin James 14 21 2.65 2.11 75.6
2 0:37 2 10 NOR 44 Kurt Warner pass complete short left to J.J. Arrington for -1 yards (tackle by Scott Shanle). Penalty on Charles Grant: Defensive Offside, 5 yards (no play) 14 21 2.11 2.78 73.4
2 0:31 2 5 NOR 39 Kurt Warner pass incomplete. Penalty on Kurt Warner: Intentional Grounding, 10 yards 14 21 2.78 0.76 79.8
2 0:12 3 15 NOR 49 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Steve Breaston for 13 yards (tackle by Jason David) 14 21 0.76 0.89 79.5
2 0:04 4 2 NOR 36 Neil Rackers 54 yard field goal no good 14 21 0.89 -1.8 82.1
End of Half1421-1.80
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail CRD NOR EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 NOR 30 Martin Gramatica kicks off 65 yards, returned by Steve Breaston for 27 yards (tackle by Usama Young) 14 21 0 1.07 0.0
3 14:53 1 10 CRD 32 Edgerrin James left guard for 5 yards (tackle by Will Smith and Mark Simoneau) 14 21 1.07 1.2 78.6
3 14:11 Timeout #1 by Arizona Cardinals 14 21 0 0
3 14:11 2 5 CRD 37 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to J.J. Arrington for 13 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau) 14 21 1.2 2.26 75.4
3 13:35 1 10 50 Kurt Warner for no gain. Kurt Warner fumbles, recovered by Kurt Warner at ARI-49 14 21 2.26 1.58 77.7
3 13:03 2 11 CRD 49 Kurt Warner pass incomplete short right intended for Larry Fitzgerald 14 21 1.58 0.89 80.0
3 12:58 3 11 CRD 49 Kurt Warner sacked by Scott Fujita for -9 yards. Kurt Warner fumbles (forced by Scott Fujita), recovered by Scott Shanle at ARI-40 (tackle by Levi Brown). Penalty on J.J. Arrington: Chop Block, 7 yards 14 21 0.89 -5.6 93.9
3 12:46 1 7 CRD 7 David Patten right end for 1 yard (tackle by Aaron Francisco) 14 21 5.6 4.95 93.1
3 12:06 2 6 CRD 6 Aaron Stecker right guard for 6 yards, touchdown 14 27 4.95 7 94.6
3 Penalty on Terrence Holt: Neutral Zone Infraction, 5 yards 14 27 0 0 0.0
3 Martin Gramatica kicks extra point good. Penalty on Antrel Rolle: Neutral Zone Infraction, 5 yards 14 28 0 0 0.0
3 NOR 40 Martin Gramatica kicks off 60 yards, touchback 14 28 0 0.28 0.0
3 12:02 1 10 CRD 20 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Anquan Boldin for 7 yards (tackle by Jason David) 14 28 0.28 0.68 95.0
3 11:22 2 3 CRD 27 Kurt Warner pass complete short left to Terrelle Smith for 14 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita) 14 28 0.68 1.66 94.0
3 10:34 1 10 CRD 41 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Anquan Boldin for 10 yards (tackle by Jason David) 14 28 1.66 2.32 93.3
3 10:02 1 10 NOR 49 Kurt Warner pass complete short middle to Ben Patrick for 14 yards (tackle by Jason David) 14 28 2.32 3.25 92.0
3 9:17 1 10 NOR 35 Kurt Warner pass complete short right to Bryant Johnson for 13 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita) 14 28 3.25 4.11 90.6
3 8:34 1 10 NOR 22 Penalty on Reggie Wells: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 14 28 4.11 3.78 91.5
3 8:15 1 15 NOR 27 Edgerrin James left guard for 14 yards (tackle by Scott Shanle) 14 28 3.78 5.06 89.0
3 7:37 2 1 NOR 13 Edgerrin James left guard for 6 yards (tackle by Will Smith) 14 28 5.06 5.6 88.0
3 7:01 1 7 NOR 7 Edgerrin James right end for 4 yards (tackle by Jason David and Mark Simoneau) 14 28 5.6 5.53 88.4
3 6:27 2 3 NOR 3 Kurt Warner pass incomplete short left intended for Ben Patrick (defended by Kevin Kaesviharn) 14 28 5.53 4.72 90.4
3 6:21 Timeout #2 by Arizona Cardinals 14 28 0 0
3 6:21 3 3 NOR 3 Kurt Warner pass complete short left to Ben Patrick for 3 yards, touchdown 20 28 4.72 7 87.5
3 Neil Rackers kicks extra point good 21 28 0 0 0.0
3 CRD 30 Neil Rackers kicks off 70 yards, returned by Pierre Thomas for 20 yards (tackle by Troy Bienemann) 21 28 0 0.28 0.0
3 6:09 1 10 NOR 20 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Aaron Stecker for 16 yards (tackle by Gerald Hayes) 21 28 0.28 1.33 88.4
3 5:42 1 10 NOR 36 Drew Brees pass complete short left to David Patten for 11 yards (tackle by Antrel Rolle) 21 28 1.33 2.06 90.3
3 5:16 1 10 NOR 47 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Marques Colston for 21 yards (tackle by Aaron Francisco) 21 28 2.06 3.45 93.1
3 4:41 1 10 CRD 32 Aaron Stecker right tackle for 8 yards (tackle by Aaron Francisco) 21 28 3.45 3.98 94.2
3 3:57 2 2 CRD 24 Aaron Stecker left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Calvin Pace and Alan Branch) 21 28 3.98 3.4 93.6
3 3:18 3 1 CRD 23 Penalty on Antonio Smith: Unsportsmanlike Conduct, 11 yards (no play) 21 28 3.4 4.78 95.8
3 3:00 1 10 CRD 12 Aaron Stecker right end for 3 yards (tackle by Gerald Hayes) 21 28 4.78 4.64 95.7
3 2:19 2 7 CRD 9 Drew Brees for no gain. Drew Brees fumbles, recovered by Aaron Stecker at ARI-15 21 28 4.64 3 93.6
3 1:37 Timeout #1 by New Orleans Saints 21 28 0 0
3 1:37 3 13 CRD 15 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Pierre Thomas for 2 yards (tackle by Terrence Holt) 21 28 3 2.57 93.1
3 0:54 4 11 CRD 13 Martin Gramatica 31 yard field goal good 21 31 2.57 3 94.2
3 NOR 30 Martin Gramatica kicks off 69 yards, returned by Steve Breaston for 21 yards (tackle by Marvin Mitchell) 21 31 0 0.41 0.0
3 0:43 1 10 CRD 22 Kurt Warner sacked by Scott Fujita for -10 yards 21 31 0.41 -1.51 96.4
3 0:13 2 20 CRD 12 Edgerrin James left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Will Smith and Scott Fujita) 21 31 -1.51 -2.24 97.3
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail CRD NOR EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 3 18 CRD 14 Kurt Warner pass complete short left to Edgerrin James for 11 yards (tackle by Scott Shanle) 21 31 -2.24 -1.7 96.9
4 14:20 4 7 CRD 25 Sean Morey right end for 13 yards (tackle by Usama Young and Troy Evans) 21 31 -1.7 1.47 92.2
4 13:34 1 10 CRD 38 Edgerrin James right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau and Kendrick Clancy) 21 31 1.47 1.19 93.3
4 12:53 2 8 CRD 40 Kurt Warner pass complete short middle to Anquan Boldin for 22 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 21 31 1.19 3.05 89.1
4 12:11 1 10 NOR 38 Kurt Warner pass complete deep right to Anquan Boldin for 25 yards (tackle by Mike McKenzie) 21 31 3.05 4.71 83.8
4 11:25 1 10 NOR 13 Edgerrin James left guard for 6 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau and Scott Shanle) 21 31 4.71 5.15 82.6
4 10:43 2 4 NOR 7 Edgerrin James right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Mark Simoneau and Hollis Thomas) 21 31 5.15 4.56 85.6
4 10:01 3 3 NOR 6 Steve Breaston left end for -2 yards (tackle by Mike McKenzie) 21 31 4.56 2.97 91.6
4 9:14 4 5 NOR 8 Neil Rackers 26 yard field goal good 24 31 2.97 3 92.3
4 CRD 30 Neil Rackers kicks off 69 yards, returned by Pierre Thomas for 16 yards (tackle by Sean Morey) 24 31 0 -0.06 0.0
4 9:03 1 10 NOR 17 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Mike Karney for 3 yards (tackle by Roderick Hood) 24 31 -0.06 -0.06 92.3
4 8:43 2 7 NOR 20 Drew Brees pass complete short middle to Aaron Stecker for 10 yards (tackle by Gerald Hayes) 24 31 -0.06 0.94 95.0
4 8:06 1 10 NOR 30 Aaron Stecker left guard for 5 yards (tackle by Joe Tafoya and Karlos Dansby) 24 31 0.94 1.07 95.7
4 7:22 2 5 NOR 35 Drew Brees pass complete deep left to David Patten for 26 yards (tackle by Ralph Brown). David Patten fumbles (forced by Ralph Brown), recovered by Calvin Pace at ARI-39 and returned for 4 yards (tackle by Jamar Nesbit) 24 31 1.07 -1.8 88.3
4 7:06 1 10 CRD 43 Kurt Warner pass incomplete deep left intended for Anquan Boldin (defended by Jason Craft) 24 31 1.8 1.25 90.7
4 6:57 2 10 CRD 43 Edgerrin James left guard for -3 yards (tackle by Antwan Lake) 24 31 1.25 0.17 94.2
4 6:11 3 13 CRD 40 Kurt Warner pass incomplete deep right intended for Jerheme Urban (defended by Kevin Kaesviharn) 24 31 0.17 -0.72 96.8
4 6:04 4 13 CRD 40 Mitch Berger punts 56 yards 24 31 -0.72 0.38 94.7
4 5:54 1 10 NOR 4 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Billy Miller for 11 yards (tackle by Antrel Rolle) 24 31 -0.38 -0.22 95.3
4 5:15 1 10 NOR 15 Drew Brees pass complete deep left to Marques Colston for 18 yards (tackle by Terrence Holt). Penalty on Antonio Smith: Defensive Offside (Declined) 24 31 -0.22 1.14 98.2
4 4:46 1 10 NOR 33 Aaron Stecker left end for 1 yard (tackle by Gerald Hayes) 24 31 1.14 0.73 98.2
4 4:05 2 9 NOR 34 Aaron Stecker left tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Darnell Dockett) 24 31 0.73 0.7 98.7
4 3:20 Timeout #2 by New Orleans Saints 24 31 0 0
4 3:17 3 4 NOR 39 Drew Brees pass complete short middle to Billy Miller for 22 yards (tackle by Terrence Holt) 24 31 0.7 2.98 99.9
4 2:30 1 10 CRD 39 Aaron Stecker right tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Gerald Hayes) 24 31 2.98 2.85 100.0
4 2:16 Timeout #3 by Arizona Cardinals 24 31 0 0
4 2:16 2 7 CRD 36 Pierre Thomas right guard for 11 yards (tackle by Joe Tafoya) 24 31 2.85 3.91 100.0
4 2:00 1 10 CRD 25 Drew Brees kneels for no gain 24 31 3.91 3.36 100.0
4 1:20 2 10 CRD 25 Drew Brees kneels for -1 yards 24 31 3.36 2.54 100.0
4 0:39 3 11 CRD 26 Drew Brees kneels for -1 yards 24 31 2.54 1.67 100.0
End of Regulation24311.670
Scoring plays are highlighted in green and accepted penalties are highlighted in gray, while changes of possession are denoted by a bold line. Expected points before and after are relative to the team possessing the ball at the start of the play (though kickoffs are assumed to be in possession of the receiving team).