Final

Lions 28

(10-6, 5-3 away)

Saints 45

(13-3, 8-0 home)

Coverage: NBC

8:00 PM ET, January 7, 2012

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA 

1 2 3 4 T
DET 7 7 7 728
NO 0 10 14 2145

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (NO) - 466 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: P. Thomas (NO) - 8 CAR, 66 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: C. Johnson (DET) - 12 REC, 211 YDS, 2 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERDETNO
detTD10:58Will Heller 10 Yd Pass From Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson Kick) 70
SECOND QUARTERDETNO
noTD14:01Darren Sproles 2 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 77
detTD09:11Calvin Johnson 13 Yd Pass From Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson Kick) 147
noFG00:00John Kasay 24 Yd 1410
THIRD QUARTERDETNO
noTD13:09Devery Henderson 41 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 1417
noTD04:03Jimmy Graham 3 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 1424
detTD01:08Matthew Stafford 1 Yd Run (Jason Hanson Kick) 2124
FOURTH QUARTERDETNO
noTD09:53Darren Sproles 17 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 2131
noTD07:29Robert Meachem 56 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 2138
detTD04:40Calvin Johnson 12 Yd Pass From Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson Kick) 2838
noTD03:36Pierre Thomas 1 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 2845

Team Stat Comparison

 
DET
NO
1st Downs2234
Passing 1st downs
2020
Rushing 1st downs
212
1st downs from Penalties
02
3rd down efficiency
7-107-11
4th down efficiency
0-03-4
Total Plays5381
Total Yards412626
Yards per play7.87.7
Total Drives911
Passing380459
Comp - Att
28-4333-43
Yards per pass
8.810.7
Interceptions thrown
20
Sacks - Yards Lost
0-02-7
Rushing32167
Rushing Attempts
1036
Yards per rush
3.24.6
Red Zone (Made-Att)4-44-6
Penalties7-643-18
Turnovers22
Fumbles lost
02
Interceptions thrown
20
Defensive / Special Teams TDs00
Possession22:2437:36
Detroit Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
M. Stafford28/433808.8320-090.597.0
Team28/433808.8320-0----
New Orleans Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
D. Brees33/4346610.8302-790.4134.4
Team33/4345910.7302-7----
Detroit Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
K. Smith6213.509
T. Young188.008
N. Burleson122.002
M. Stafford210.511
Team10323.219
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
P. Thomas8668.3131
D. Sproles10515.1217
C. Ivory13473.6019
D. Henderson144.004
D. Brees4-1-0.302
Team361674.6331
Detroit Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
C. Johnson1221117.624215
N. Burleson45012.50215
B. Pettigrew44912.30225
T. Young4338.301510
K. Smith22010.00134
W. Heller11010.01101
T. Scheffler177.0073
Team2838013.634243
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
M. Colston712017.10407
R. Meachem411127.81568
D. Henderson26432.01412
J. Graham7557.911411
P. Thomas6559.20146
D. Sproles4348.50125
J. Collins22010.00153
A. Arrington177.0071
Team3346614.135643
Detroit Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
J. Durant002
Team002
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
M. Colston110
D. Brees110
Team220
Detroit Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
New Orleans Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
J. Greer2170
Team2170
Detroit Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
S. Tulloch15801200
L. Delmas10700000
J. Durant9600000
A. Berry7501300
A. Spievey7500000
E. Wright7500100
C. Williams3301000
N. Suh30.50020
D. Levy2200000
C. Houston2200000
N. Fairley2200010
W. Young2110000
C. Avril21.50010
L. Jackson2000000
K. Vanden Bosch2000000
T. Young1100000
R. Silva1100000
A. Smith1100000
N. Burleson1100000
D. Carey1100000
S. Logan1100000
J. Wendling1100000
S. Hill1100000
Team835523640
New Orleans Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
T. Porter7700000
J. Greer7400400
R. Harper6501100
M. Jenkins5400000
J. Vilma5400010
I. Abdul-Quddus2200000
M. Higgins1100000
P. Robinson1100100
S. Ellis1100000
J. Amaya1100000
S. Shanle1100100
R. Humber1100000
W. Smith1100010
C. Jordan1000000
A. Franklin1000000
J. Galette0000020
S. Rogers0000010
Team413301750
Detroit Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
S. Logan24120.5240
Team24120.5240
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. Sproles25427.0280
Team25427.0280
Detroit Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
Team000.000
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. Sproles242.040
Team242.040
Detroit Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Hanson0/00.0--4/44
Team0/00.0--4/44
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Kasay1/1100.0246/69
Team1/1100.0246/69
Detroit Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
B. Graham312742.30348
Team312742.30348
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
Team000.0000
Attendance: 73,038