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 Cowboys
9.4 Total Offense 8.5
21.5 Total Defense 13.6
8.5 Passing Offense 11.5
20.4 Passing Defense 15.6
10.5 Rushing Offense 6.2
15.0 Rushing Defense 18.0
12.0 Receiving Offense 9.8
17.8 Receiving Defense 10.0
26.5 Punting 29.7
26.2 Return 16.5
28.7 Kicking 13.3

Total Offense Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Points/Game 25.8 10 28.0 5
Total Yds/Game 437.0 2 402.1 3
Giveaways 12 21 13 27
Total 1st Downs 162 3 162 2
3rd Down Efficiency 50.0% 18 57.4% 1
4th Down Efficiency 50.0% 21 100.0% 24
Total TDs 18 10 21 4
Scoring Efficiency 43.8% 7 46.7% 2
3 and Out Drives 8 2 12 7
Penalties 33 4 42 11
Penalty Yds 300 5 310 7
Avg Total Off. Rank 9.4 8.5

Total Defense Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Points/Game 27.5 28 21.0 9
Opp. Total Yds/Game 373.7 21 343.9 14
Takeaways 4 31 12 8
Opp. Total 1st Downs 129 12 122 6
Opp. 3rd Down Efficiency 46.3% 18 41.7% 15
Opp. 4th Down Efficiency 100.0% 16 50.0% 28
Opp. Total TDs 17 22 15 9
Opp. Scoring Efficiency 46.8% 31 29.3% 5
Opp. 3 and Out Drives 9 31 12 23
Opp. Penalties 49 12 47 14
Opp. Penalty Yds 404 14 380 19
Avg Total Def. Rank 21.5 13.6

Passing Offense Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 263 4 214 24
Total Completions 178 4 148 16
Completion Pct. 67.7 3 69.2 1
Passing Yds/Game 319.3 2 255.6 14
Yds/Attempts 7.29 17 8.36 4
Passing TDs 11 13 14 6
INTs Thrown 7 25 6 18
QB Rating 91.7 16 104.7 4
Passing 1st Downs 96 4 89 10
Sacks Allowed 6 3 12 12
Sacks Yds Allowed 32 2 92 17
Avg Passing Off. Rank 8.5 11.5

Passing Defense Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 215 6 229 13
Opp. Total Completions 140 9 147 18
Opp. Completion Pct. 65.1 21 64.2 18
Opp. Passing Yds/Game 277.5 25 232.9 8
Opp. Yds/Attempts 7.74 24 7.12 12
Opp. Passing TDs 11 18 11 12
Interceptions 3 27 7 10
Opp. QB Rating 99.9 24 88.5 12
Opp. Passing 1st Downs 83 15 77 9
Sacks 9 25 7 28
Sacks Yds 42 30 17 32
Avg Passing Def. Rank 20.4 15.6

Rushing Offense Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 150 30 235 1
Rushing Yds/Game 123.0 13 159.7 1
Yds/Carry 4.9 2 4.8 3
Rushing TDs 7 5 7 3
Rushing 1st Downs 48 3 58 1
Rushing Fumbles 2 10 5 28
Avg Rushing Off. Rank 10.5 6.2

Rushing Defense Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 157 7 161 10
Opp. Rushing Yds/Game 103.2 11 113.4 16
Opp. Yds/Carry 3.9 11 4.9 30
Opp. Rushing TDs 6 24 4 11
Opp. Rushing 1st Downs 34 13 37 15
Opp. Rushing Fumbles 2 24 1 26
Avg Rushing Def. Rank 15.0 18.0

Receiving Offense Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Receptions 178 4 148 16
Receiving Yds/Game 319.3 2 255.6 14
Yds/Reception 10.8 25 12.1 7
Receiving TDs 11 13 14 6
Receiving 1st Downs 96 4 89 10
Receiving Fumbles 3 24 1 6
Avg Receiving Off. Rank 12.0 9.8

Receiving Defense Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Receptions 140 9 147 18
Opp. Receiving Yds/Game 277.5 25 232.9 8
Opp. Yds/Receptions 11.9 24 11.1 10
Opp. Receiving TDs 11 18 11 12
Opp. Receiving 1st Downs 83 15 77 9
Opp. Receiving Fumbles 2 16 5 3
Avg Receiving Def. Rank 17.8 10.0

Punting Stats Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Punts 19 32 22 29
Punting Yds 842 32 1006 29
Punting Average 44.3 21 43.7 25
Inside 20 7 29 7 28
Touchbacks 1 28 2 18
Blocked 0 11 1 23
Net Punting Average 41.9 6 38.5 26
Avg Punting Stats Rank 26.5 29.7

Return Stats Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Kick Returns 8 28 11 22
Kick Return Yds 185 28 285 20
Kick Returns for TD 0 20 0 8
Punt Returns 6 32 12 19
Punt Return Yds 25 32 81 24
Punt Returns for TD 0 17 0 6
Avg Returns Stats Rank 26.2 16.5

Kicking Stats Saints Cowboys
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Extra Points Made 15 22 22 4
Extra Points Pct. 15/16 93.8 24 22/22 100.0 4
Field Goals Made 10 20 14 5
Field Goal Pct. 10/11, 90.9 19 14/15, 93.3 6
FG 1-19 0/0, 0 20 0/0, 0 11
FG 20-29 3/3, 100.0 17 2/2, 100.0 21
FG 30-39 4/4, 100.0 11 2/2, 100.0 23
FG 40-49 2/3, 0 26 7/7, 0 2
FG 50+ 1/1, 100.0 13 3/4, 75.0 4
Avg Kicking Stats Rank 28.7 13.3

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