Where the Saints rank: Week 7

A look at where the New Orleans Saints rank in key statistical categories through six weeks of the NFL season:


Total yards: tie-5th (397.7 per game)

Passing yards: 3rd (311.0 per game)

Rushing yards: 23rd (86.7 per game)

Third-down conversions: 7th (42.2 percent)

Red zone touchdowns: 26th (45.5 percent)

Turnovers (fewest giveaways): tie-6th (7)

Sacks allowed: tie-12th fewest (14)


Yards per game: 12th (338.0 per game)

Passing yards: 11th (224.0 per game)

Rushing yards: 21st (114.0 per game)

Third-down conversions: 7th (35.2 percent)

Red-zone touchdowns: 21st (61.1 percent)

Turnovers (takeaways): tie-8th (12)

Sacks: tie-4th (20)


Points scored: 7th (26.8 per game)

Points allowed: 6th (17.2 per game)

Turnover ratio: tie-7th (plus-5)

Time of possession: tie-1st (33:33 per game)


QB Drew Brees: 1,958 yards (2nd), 14 touchdowns (tie-2nd), 102.6 passer rating (4th), 72.6 Total QBR (6th)

TE Jimmy Graham: 593 yards (1st), 37 receptions (tie-7th), 6 receiving TDs (tie-3rd), 6 total TDs (tie-5th)

DE Cameron Jordan: 5 sacks (tie-8th)

S Malcolm Jenkins: 2 forced fumbles (tie-4th)

K Garrett Hartley: 59 points (tie-2nd), 14 field goal (tie-2nd)

P Thomas Morstead: net average 43.3 yards per punt (3rd)