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2008 New Orleans Saints

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Record: 8-8-0, Finished 4th in NFC South Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 463 points (28.9/g), 1st of 32 in the NFL.
 Allowed 393 points (24.6/g), 26th.
 Differential of 70 points (4.4/g), 10th.
 Expected W-L: 9.5-6.5.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 10-5-1

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential -4 (-0.2/g), 22nd.

Simple Rating System: Total 4.0, Offense: 6.8, Defense: -2.8, SoS: -0.3, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Sean Payton(8-8-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Doug Marrone
 Defensive Coordinator: Gary Gibbs
 Other Notable Asst.: Dennis Allen (Secondary)


 Offensive Scheme: Air Coryell
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Stadium: Louisiana Superdome

Training Camp: Millsaps College (Jackson, Mississippi)

New Orleans Saints 2008 Defensive Splits · Offensive Splits

2008 League Total Splits · 2008 League Average Splits

Opponent Splits by Location

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Home 490 8.11 6.74 233 967 4.2 9 52 138 243 56.8 1616 6.7 10 6 14 82 80.5 6.0 All Home Opponent plays
Away 509 8.70 7.27 212 918 4.3 5 49 161 283 56.9 1924 6.8 11 9 14 99 77.5 5.9 All Away Opponent plays

Opponent Splits by Quarter

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st Qtr 227 8.36 6.30 114 525 4.6 1 27 59 109 54.1 596 5.5 4 2 4 35 74.6 5.2 All Opponent plays in 1st Qtr
2nd Qtr 248 8.23 7.37 115 503 4.4 7 25 77 127 60.6 971 7.6 6 2 6 50 93.7 7.5 All Opponent plays in 2nd Qtr
3rd Qtr 248 8.32 7.06 115 521 4.5 4 27 74 129 57.4 842 6.5 3 5 4 37 68.7 5.1 All Opponent plays in 3rd Qtr
4th Qtr 271 8.69 7.30 97 322 3.3 2 21 89 160 55.6 1131 7.1 8 6 14 59 78.9 5.9 All Opponent plays in 4th Qtr
OT 5 8.20 3.50 4 14 3.5 0 1 0 1 0 0 .0 0 0 0 0 39.6 .0 All Opponent plays in OT
1st Half 475 8.29 6.87 229 1028 4.5 8 52 136 236 57.6 1567 6.6 10 4 10 85 84.8 6.5 All Opponent plays in 1st Half
2nd Half 519 8.51 7.18 212 843 4.0 6 48 163 289 56.4 1973 6.8 11 11 18 96 74.4 5.5 All Opponent plays in 2nd Half

Opponent Splits by Down

Rushing Passing
Down #Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st 429 9.90 6.17 228 867 3.8 6 19 108 191 56.5 1273 6.7 5 2 10 51 81.3 6.4 All Opponent plays on 1st down
2nd 350 7.74 7.11 162 647 4.0 5 45 119 180 66.1 1407 7.8 9 5 8 77 94.8 7.2 All Opponent plays on 2nd down
3rd 206 6.67 8.82 50 306 6.1 3 32 69 147 46.9 832 5.7 7 5 9 50 66.5 4.8 All Opponent plays on 3rd down
4th 14 4.79 10.33 5 65 13.0 0 5 3 8 37.5 28 3.5 0 3 1 3 8.3 -11.9 All Opponent plays on 4th down

Opponent Splits by Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1-3 130 1.82 6.40 76 322 4.2 6 52 28 53 52.8 350 6.6 6 0 1 27 111.4 8.7 All Opponent plays with 1-3 yds to go
4-6 160 5.10 6.97 59 244 4.1 5 19 55 96 57.3 586 6.1 8 5 5 47 81.3 5.2 All Opponent plays with 4-6 yds to go
7-9 125 7.97 6.92 46 184 4.0 2 9 40 74 54.1 453 6.1 2 2 5 27 70.4 5.1 All Opponent plays with 7-9 yds to go
10+ 584 10.88 7.17 264 1135 4.3 1 21 176 303 58.1 2151 7.1 5 8 17 80 74.6 5.9 All Opponent plays with 10+ yds to go

Opponent Splits by Down & Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st & 10 384 10.00 6.34 202 818 4.0 1 14 95 172 55.2 1136 6.6 2 2 10 45 74.7 6.0 All Opponent plays with 1st & 10 yds to go
1st & >10 14 17.86 11.08 5 29 5.8 0 0 8 9 88.9 115 12.8 0 0 0 3 118.8 12.8 All Opponent plays with 1st & >10 yds to go
1st & <10 31 5.10 1.62 21 20 1.0 5 5 5 10 50 22 2.2 3 0 0 3 95.8 8.2 All Opponent plays with 1st & <10 yds to go
2nd & 1-4 53 1.74 6.29 32 80 2.5 3 21 13 21 61.9 203 9.7 3 0 0 13 133.5 12.5 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 1-4 yds to go
2nd & 4-6 88 5.23 7.74 42 179 4.3 1 12 34 46 73.9 409 8.9 5 2 0 29 118.8 9.1 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 4-6 yds to go
2nd & 7-9 78 8.09 5.63 37 139 3.8 1 6 23 37 62.2 227 6.1 0 1 4 13 68.2 4.4 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 7-9 yds to go
2nd & 10+ 131 11.66 7.93 51 249 4.9 0 6 49 76 64.5 568 7.5 1 2 4 22 80.4 6.2 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 10+ yds to go
3rd & 1-4 61 1.84 6.80 30 171 5.7 0 23 13 30 43.3 128 4.3 3 0 1 12 89.3 6.1 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 1-4 yds to go
3rd & 4-6 56 4.95 6.94 10 58 5.8 3 6 19 42 45.2 171 4.1 2 2 4 17 52.8 2.6 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 4-6 yds to go
3rd & 7-9 36 7.72 13.28 4 38 9.5 0 2 13 31 41.9 201 6.5 0 1 1 11 50.6 4.9 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 7-9 yds to go
3rd & 10+ 53 13.36 10.91 6 39 6.5 0 1 24 44 54.5 332 7.5 2 2 3 10 75.2 6.0 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 10+ yds to go
4th & 1-4 7 2.00 12.00 5 65 13.0 0 5 2 2 100 19 9.5 0 0 0 2 106.3 9.5 All Opponent plays with 4th & 1-4 yds to go
4th & 4-6 4 5.00 -2.00 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -2 -0.7 0 1 1 0 .0 -11.8 All Opponent plays with 4th & 4-6 yds to go
4th & 7-9 1 7.00 11.00 0 0 0 0 1 1 100 11 11.0 0 0 0 1 112.5 11.0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 7-9 yds to go
4th & 10+ 2 13.00 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .0 0 2 0 0 .0 -45.0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 10+ yds to go
3rd/4th & short 68 1.85 7.51 35 236 6.7 0 28 15 32 46.9 147 4.6 3 0 1 14 91.5 6.3 All Opponent plays with 3rd/4th & short yds to go

Opponent Splits by Field Position

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Own 1-10 16 11.63 5.87 10 29 2.9 0 0 4 6 66.7 59 9.8 0 0 0 3 98.6 9.8 All Opponent plays in Own 1-10
Own 1-20 91 10.74 6.61 45 151 3.4 0 3 30 42 71.4 378 9.0 0 1 4 16 89.2 7.2 All Opponent plays in Own 1-20
Own 21-50 430 8.57 7.97 183 879 4.8 0 40 129 235 54.9 1710 7.3 2 6 12 82 70.3 6.0 All Opponent plays in Own 21-50
Opp 49-20 321 8.48 7.50 137 640 4.7 0 34 104 176 59.1 1228 7.0 4 6 8 62 73.8 5.6 All Opponent plays in Opp 49-20
Red Zone 157 6.48 3.66 80 215 2.7 14 24 36 73 49.3 224 3.1 15 2 4 21 84.1 5.6 All Opponent plays in Red Zone
Opp 1-10 78 4.88 2.47 41 76 1.9 12 15 17 36 47.2 70 1.9 11 1 1 12 81.9 6.6 All Opponent plays in Opp 1-10

Opponent Splits by Score Differential

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Leading 314 8.40 6.60 158 593 3.8 4 29 85 149 57 1058 7.1 6 3 7 49 84.2 6.7 All Opponent plays when Leading
Tied 178 8.38 6.33 87 454 5.2 2 21 49 86 57 438 5.1 3 1 5 28 77.6 5.0 All Opponent plays when Tied
Trailing 507 8.42 7.52 200 838 4.2 8 51 165 291 56.7 2044 7.0 12 11 16 104 76.6 5.8 All Opponent plays when Trailing

Opponent Splits by Game Situation

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Trailing, < 4 min to go 56 9.14 6.66 15 30 2.0 0 1 19 37 51.4 223 6.0 1 3 4 12 45.2 2.6 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 4 min to go
Trailing, < 2 min to go 28 9.07 3.35 9 14 1.6 0 1 9 17 52.9 53 3.1 0 2 2 4 19.6 -1.9 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 2 min to go
Tied, < 4 min to go 3 10.00 -1.00 1 0 .0 0 0 0 1 0 -2 -2.0 0 0 1 0 39.6 -1.0 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 4 min to go
Leading, < 4 min to go 21 7.67 1.95 18 15 .8 0 1 2 3 66.7 24 8.0 0 0 0 2 91.0 8.0 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 4 min to go
Leading, < 2 min to go 10 8.10 0.90 9 1 .1 0 0 1 1 100 8 8.0 0 0 0 1 100.0 8.0 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 2 min to go

Opponent Splits by Snap Type & Huddle

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
No Huddle 38 6.58 5.50 14 53 3.8 0 3 12 24 50 90 3.8 0 1 0 6 42.0 1.9
Huddle 961 8.48 7.06 431 1832 4.3 14 98 287 502 57.2 3450 6.9 21 14 28 175 80.7 6.1
Shotgun 302 8.95 9.54 47 267 5.7 2 11 124 243 51 1479 6.1 6 9 12 74 62.8 4.7
Under Center 697 8.17 6.23 398 1618 4.1 12 90 175 283 61.8 2061 7.3 15 6 16 107 92.8 7.0