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Where the Saints and Packers rank: Week 8

A look at where the New Orleans Saints (2-4) and Green Bay Packers (5-2) rank in key statistical categories through seven weeks of the NFL season:

SAINTS OFFENSE:

Total yards: 2nd (437.0 per game)

Passing yards: 2nd (314.0 per game)

Rushing yards: 13th (123.0 per game)

Third-down conversions: 4th (50 percent)

Red zone touchdowns: tie-11th (62.5 percent)

Turnovers (giveaways): tie-10th most (12)

Sacks allowed: tie-2nd fewest (6)

SAINTS DEFENSE:

Total yards: 21st (373.7 per game)

Passing yards: 28th (270.5 per game)

Rushing yards: 11th (103.2 per game)

Third-down conversions: 26th (46.3 percent)

Red zone touchdowns: tie-26th (66.7 percent)

Turnovers (takeaways): tie-30th (4)

Sacks: tie-25th (9)

SAINTS TEAM:

Points scored: 10th (25.8 per game)

Points allowed: 28th (27.5 per game)

Turnover ratio: tie-29th (minus-8)

Time of possession: 10th (30:36 per game)

SAINTS INDIVIDUALS:

QB Drew Brees: 319 yards per game (2nd), 11 TDs (tie-11th), 7 INTs (tie-3rd most), 67.7 completion percentage (4th), 91.7 passer rating (17th), 66.1 Total QBR (10th)

TE Jimmy Graham: 34 receptions (tie-21st), 62.7 receiving yards per game (25th), 3 receiving touchdowns (tie-24th)

WR Brandin Cooks: 34 receptions (tie-21st)

RB Khiry Robinson 55.0 rushing yards per game (21st), 5.2 yards per carry (tie-4th)

LB Curtis Lofton 56 tackles (tie-11th)

OLB Junior Galette 4.0 sacks (tie-15th)

PACKERS OFFENSE:

Total yards: 25th (325.4 per game)

Passing yards: 20th (226.7 per game)

Rushing yards: 22nd (98.7 per game)

Turnovers (giveaways): tie-2nd fewest (4)

Sacks allowed: tie-9th most (17)

PACKERS DEFENSE:

Total yards: 19th (362.7 per game)

Passing yards: 6th (214.9 per game)

Rushing yards: 31st (147.9 per game)

Turnovers (takeaways): tie-2nd most (14)

Sacks: tie-14th (16)

PACKERS TEAM:

Points scored: 4th (28.4 per game)

Points allowed: tie-9th (21.0 per game)

PACKERS INDIVIDUALS:

QB Aaron Rodgers 239 yards per game (21st), 18 TDs (tie-3rd), 1 INT (tie-37th), 66.8 completion percentage (7th), 117.3 passer rating (2nd), 83.9 Total QBR (4th)

WR Jordy Nelson 101.7 receiving yards per game (22nd), 47 catches (tie-5th), 6 receiving TDs (tie-4th)

WR Randall Cobb 64.6 receiving yards per game (17th), 35 catches (tie-18th), 8 receiving TDs (2nd)

RB Eddie Lacy 52.7 rushing yards per game (23rd), 4 rushing TDs (tie-3rd)

LB Morgan Burnett 56 tackles (tie-11th)