Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • SF375
    • 290NO
  • Turnovers

    • SF2
    • 2NO
  • Possession

    SFNO
    29:5430:06
  • 1st Downs

    • SF18
    • 19NO

Game Information

Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Coverage: FOX
  • New Orleans, LA 70112
Attendance: 73,147
100%
Capacity: 72,968
John Parry
11/25/2012 Associated Press

49ers use Kaepernick, defense to down Saints

Ahmad Brooks and Donte Whitner returned interceptions for touchdowns, the 49ers sacked Drew Brees five times, and San Francisco ended the New Orleans Saints' three-game winning streak, 31-21 on Sunday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
49ers7714331
Saints777021
first QuarterSFNO
TD
7:28
Colin Kaepernick 7 Yard Run
4 plays, 62 yards, 2:06
60
XP
7:21
David Akers Kick is Good
4 plays, 62 yards, 2:06
70
TD
1:56
David Thomas 6 Yard Pass From Drew Brees
10 plays, 79 yards, 5:36
76
XP
1:45
Garrett Hartley Kick is Good
10 plays, 79 yards, 5:36
77
second QuarterSFNO
TD
7:58
Marques Colston 10 Yard Pass From Drew Brees
13 plays, 32 yards, 0:48
713
XP
7:53
Garrett Hartley Kick is Good
13 plays, 32 yards, 0:48
714
TD
0:31
Ahmad Brooks 50 Yard Interception Return
1 play, 50 yards, 0:07
1414
XP
0:22
David Akers Kick is Good
1 play, 50 yards, 0:07
1414
third QuarterSFNO
TD
12:24
Frank Gore 6 Yard Pass From Colin Kaepernick
6 plays, 80 yards, 2:43
2014
XP
12:17
David Akers Kick is Good
6 plays, 80 yards, 2:43
2114
TD
11:42
Donte Whitner 42 Yard Interception Return
1 plays, 34 yards, 0:47
2814
XP
11:30
David Akers Kick is Good
1 plays, 34 yards, 0:47
2814
TD
7:24
Jed Collins 2 Yard Pass From Drew Brees
8 plays, 80 yards, 4:11
2820
XP
7:19
Garrett Hartley Kick is Good
8 plays, 80 yards, 4:11
2821
fourth QuarterSFNO
FG
7:53
David Akers 27 Yard Field Goal is Good
16 plays, 84 yards, 9:28
3121

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