Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • NYG 416
    • 608 NO
  • Turnovers

    • NYG 1
    • 2 NO
  • Possession

    NYG NO
    34:55 25:05
  • 1st Downs

    • NYG 28
    • 35 NO

Game Information

Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Coverage: FOX
  • New Orleans, LA 70112
Attendance: 73,019
100%
Capacity: 72,968
Referees: Jeff Lamberth, Lee Dyer, Craig Wrolstad, Roy Ellison, Steve Zimmer, Mark Hittner, Julian Mapp
11/2/2015 Associated Press

Brees' 7 TDs help Saints top Giants, 52-49 on last-second FG

Drew Brees passed for career highs of 511 yards and seven touchdowns, and recently signed Kai Forbath kicked a 50-yard field goal as time ran out Sunday, giving the New Orleans Saints a 52-49 vic

Scoring Summary

1234T
Giants71472149
Saints1414141052
first QuarterNYGNO
TD
9:39
Odell Beckham Jr. 2 Yd pass from Eli Manning (Josh Brown Kick)
10 plays, 60 yards, 4:01
70
TD
7:36
Willie Snead 34 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Kai Forbath Kick)
6 plays, 80 yards, 2:03
77
TD
2:24
Brandin Cooks 26 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Kai Forbath Kick)
5 plays, 96 yards, 3:03
714
second QuarterNYGNO
TD
13:31
Odell Beckham Jr. 1 Yd pass from Eli Manning (Josh Brown Kick)
9 plays, 79 yards, 3:53
1414
TD
11:05
Marques Colston 53 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Kai Forbath Kick)
5 plays, 80 yards, 2:26
1421
TD
1:46
Willie Snead 2 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Kai Forbath Kick)
14 plays, 60 yards, 7:07
1428
TD
0:02
Shane Vereen 2 Yd pass from Eli Manning (Josh Brown Kick)
10 plays, 80 yards, 1:44
2128
third QuarterNYGNO
TD
12:58
Odell Beckham Jr. 50 Yd pass from Eli Manning (Josh Brown Kick)
4 plays, 65 yards, 2:02
2828
TD
10:09
Brandin Cooks 21 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Kai Forbath Kick)
8 plays, 80 yards, 2:49
2835
TD
0:29
Benjamin Watson 20 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Kai Forbath Kick)
9 plays, 80 yards, 3:46
2842
fourth QuarterNYGNO
TD
12:15
Dwayne Harris 9 Yd pass from Eli Manning (Josh Brown Kick)
11 plays, 80 yards, 3:14
3542
TD
9:30
Dwayne Harris 20 Yd pass from Eli Manning (Josh Brown Kick)
3 plays, 65 yards, 1:01
4242
TD
7:11
Trumaine McBride 63 Yd Interception Return (Josh Brown Kick)
6 plays, 43 yards, 2:19
4942
TD
0:36
C.J. Spiller 9 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Kai Forbath Kick)
14 plays, 80 yards, 6:35
4949
FG
0:00
Kai Forbath 50 Yd Field Goal
1 play, 0 yards, 0:05
4952

Research Notes

  • Odell Beckham Jr. has 141 receptions and 1,959 receiving yards in his career, both of which are the most by any player in their first 20 career games in NFL history (ELIAS).According to Elias, his 19 touchdown catches are tied for the second most through 20 career games all-time, behind only Randy Moss (20).

  • FROM ELIAS: Eli Manning is the 1st quarterback in NFL history to throw 6 touchdown passes without an interception in a loss:- Manning was 28-of-38 for 340 yards and 5 touchdowns against 4 or fewer pass rushers, tied for the most such touchdowns by any quarterback in the last 10 seasons.- Manning was 8-of-8 for 174 yards and 2 touchdowns on play-action passes, the 3rd-most play-action attempts without an incompletion this season.- Manning was 8-of-9 (88.9%) for 130 yards and 3 touchdowns targeting Odell Beckham Jr., Beckham Jr.'s 2nd-highest reception percentage of his career and his 2nd career 3-TD game.

  • FROM ELIAS: Drew Brees and Eli Manning combined for 13 touchdown passes Sunday, the most in a single game in NFL history. Eleven of those 13 touchdowns came between the numbers, and Brees' 6 such touchdown passes are tied for the most by any quarterback in the last 10 seasons (Brees - 6 vs Lions in Week 1 of 2009).

  • Drew Brees became the 8th quarterback in NFL history to throw 7 touchdown passes in a game:- Brees was 35-of-44 for 429 yards, 5 touchdowns and an interception against 4 or fewer pass rushers, tied for the most such touchdowns by any quarterback in the last 10 seasons.- Brees was 6-of-10 for 167 yards, 3 touchdowns and an interception on passes thrown at least 15 yards downfield, the most deep touchdown passes by any quarterback in a game this season. Coming into the game, Brees had 2 such touchdowns this season.- Brees was 9-of-10 (90.0%) for 118 yards and 2 touchdowns on play-action passes. Coming into the game, Brees had the worst play-action completion percentage among qualified quarterbacks this season (53.4%) and had just 2 play-action touchdowns in his first 6 games combined.

  • Odell Beckham Jr. is the 2nd player during the Super Bowl Era (since 1966) with multiple games with 3 Rec TD before his 23rd birthday; Randy Moss is the other.

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