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FINAL   1st 2nd 3rd 4th T
Saints   7 0 10 10
27
Patriots   3 14 3 10
30
NE
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Our Head-to-Head feature is based on season stats. Check marks were given to the team with a higher ranking for that particular category.

Saints Average Team Rankings Patriots
6.9 Total Offense 11.3
24.7 Total Defense 17.9
6.9 Passing Offense 8.1
21.0 Passing Defense 13.9
11.0 Rushing Offense 13.8
27.3 Rushing Defense 11.2
11.3 Receiving Offense 11.5
20.2 Receiving Defense 16.7
20.8 Punting 21.0
26.2 Return 18.0
31.2 Kicking 9.5

Total Offense Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Points/Game 25.1 9 29.3 4
Total Yds/Game 411.4 1 365.5 11
Giveaways 30 28 13 2
Total 1st Downs 395 1 361 5
3rd Down Efficiency 48.3% 4 44.3% 3
4th Down Efficiency 53.3% 9 53.8% 12
Total TDs 49 5 47 6
Scoring Efficiency 39.1% 10 45.3% 2
3 and Out Drives 28 4 41 21
Penalties 80 2 120 28
Penalty Yds 670 3 1080 30
Avg Total Off. Rank 6.9 11.3

Total Defense Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Points/Game 26.5 28 19.6 8
Opp. Total Yds/Game 384.0 31 344.1 13
Takeaways 17 28 25 17
Opp. Total 1st Downs 345 28 329 23
Opp. 3rd Down Efficiency 46.0% 30 40.2% 14
Opp. 4th Down Efficiency 50.0% 8 34.8% 22
Opp. Total TDs 43 26 30 5
Opp. Scoring Efficiency 44.4% 31 32.4% 12
Opp. 3 and Out Drives 23 32 35 25
Opp. Penalties 105 16 92 29
Opp. Penalty Yds 889 14 752 29
Avg Total Def. Rank 24.7 17.9

Passing Offense Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 659 2 609 8
Total Completions 456 1 392 8
Completion Pct. 69.2 1 64.4 12
Passing Yds/Game 309.5 3 268.2 11
Yds/Attempts 7.51 9 7.05 20
Passing TDs 33 6 34 5
INTs Thrown 17 25 9 4
QB Rating 97.0 6 97.5 5
Passing 1st Downs 258 1 228 5
Sacks Allowed 30 11 26 5
Sacks Yds Allowed 188 11 170 6
Avg Passing Off. Rank 6.9 8.1

Passing Defense Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 546 15 574 24
Opp. Total Completions 341 11 342 12
Opp. Completion Pct. 62.5 15 59.6 8
Opp. Passing Yds/Game 262.9 24 257.4 18
Opp. Yds/Attempts 7.71 25 7.18 15
Opp. Passing TDs 26 19 24 12
Interceptions 12 23 16 13
Opp. QB Rating 92.9 24 84.0 10
Opp. Passing 1st Downs 205 23 196 20
Sacks 34 25 40 14
Sacks Yds 188 27 282 7
Avg Passing Def. Rank 21.0 13.9

Rushing Offense Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 406 19 438 13
Rushing Yds/Game 113.6 13 107.9 18
Yds/Carry 4.5 6 3.9 24
Rushing TDs 16 6 13 12
Rushing 1st Downs 101 11 96 15
Rushing Fumbles 6 11 1 1
Avg Rushing Off. Rank 11.0 13.8

Rushing Defense Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 442 22 419 12
Opp. Rushing Yds/Game 132.8 29 104.3 9
Opp. Yds/Carry 4.8 31 4.0 10
Opp. Rushing TDs 17 30 6 3
Opp. Rushing 1st Downs 111 28 88 12
Opp. Rushing Fumbles 5 24 6 21
Avg Rushing Def. Rank 27.3 11.2

Receiving Offense Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Receptions 456 1 392 8
Receiving Yds/Game 309.5 3 268.2 11
Yds/Reception 10.9 26 10.9 25
Receiving TDs 33 6 34 5
Receiving 1st Downs 258 1 228 5
Receiving Fumbles 8 31 4 15
Avg Receiving Off. Rank 11.3 11.5

Receiving Defense Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Receptions 341 11 342 12
Opp. Receiving Yds/Game 262.9 24 257.4 18
Opp. Yds/Receptions 12.3 28 12.0 23
Opp. Receiving TDs 26 19 24 12
Opp. Receiving 1st Downs 205 23 196 20
Opp. Receiving Fumbles 5 16 5 15
Avg Receiving Def. Rank 20.2 16.7

Punting Stats Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Punts 58 30 66 25
Punting Yds 2690 27 3060 24
Punting Average 46.4 6 45.7 13
Inside 20 19 30 25 19
Touchbacks 5 20 6 13
Blocked 0 10 1 20
Net Punting Average 42.9 2 39.9 12
Avg Punting Stats Rank 20.8 21.0

Return Stats Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Kick Returns 21 31 31 26
Kick Return Yds 543 30 693 26
Kick Returns for TD 0 21 0 20
Punt Returns 19 31 41 5
Punt Return Yds 134 31 431 5
Punt Returns for TD 0 13 1 26
Avg Returns Stats Rank 26.2 18.0

Kicking Stats Saints Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Extra Points Made 46 7 51 5
Extra Points Pct. 46/47 97.9 7 51/51 100.0 5
Field Goals Made 19 31 35 1
Field Goal Pct. 19/22, 86.4 31 35/37, 94.6 1
FG 1-19 0/0, 0 21 1/1, 100.0 6
FG 20-29 6/6, 100.0 20 11/11, 100.0 4
FG 30-39 9/9, 100.0 14 10/11, 90.9 11
FG 40-49 3/5, 0 31 12/13, 0 1
FG 50+ 1/2, 50.0 25 1/1, 100.0 23
Avg Kicking Stats Rank 31.2 9.5

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