Comparing Saints and Colts

ESPN Stats & Information just passed along some numbers that compare the undefeated Saints to the undefeated Colts.

Maybe we’re talking about a Super Bowl preview but the early line is that the Saints are better on offense and the Colts are better on defense.

New Orleans is averaging 37 points a game. Indianapolis is averaging 27.6. The Colts are allowing 16.7 points a game and the Saints are giving up 20.1 points a game.

By the way, the Saints’ remaining opponents have a combined .400 winning percentage. The Colts’ opponents have a .491 average.