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Sports

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Football

NFL

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

WLTPctPFPA
New England320.600165113
N.Y. Jets220.50081109
Miami230.400103103
Buffalo230.400118176

South

WLTPctPFPA
Houston4001.00012656
Indianapolis220.50091110
Jacksonville140.20065138
Tennessee140.20088181

North

WLTPctPFPA
Baltimore410.80013089
Cincinnati320.600125129
Pittsburgh220.5009389
Cleveland050.000100139

West

WLTPctPFPA
San Diego320.600124102
Denver230.400135114
Oakland130.25067125
Kansas City140.20094145

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

WLTPctPFPA
Philadelphia320.6008099
N.Y. Giants320.600152111
Dallas220.5006588
Washington230.400140147

South

WLTPctPFPA
Atlanta5001.00014893
Tampa Bay130.2508291
Carolina140.20092125
New Orleans140.200141154

North

WLTPctPFPA
Minnesota410.80012079
Chicago410.80014971
Green Bay230.400112111
Detroit130.250100114

West

WLTPctPFPA
Arizona410.8009478
San Francisco410.80014968
St. Louis320.6009694
Seattle320.6008670

Oct. 4

St. Louis 17, Arizona 3

Oct. 7

Baltimore 9, Kansas City 6

Atlanta 24, Washington 17

Pittsburgh 16, Philadelphia 14

Indianapolis 30, Green Bay 27

N.Y. Giants 41, Cleveland 27

Miami 17, Cincinnati 13

Seattle 16, Carolina 12

Chicago 41, Jacksonville 3

San Francisco 45, Buffalo 3

Minnesota 30, Tennessee 7

New England 31, Denver 21

New Orleans 31, San Diego 24

Open: Dallas, Detroit, Oakland, Tampa Bay

Oct. 8

Houston at N.Y. Jets, late

Thursday

Pittsburgh at Tennessee, 8:20 p.m.

Sunday

Oakland at Atlanta, 1 p.m.

Kansas City at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.

Indianapolis at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.

Cincinnati at Cleveland, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.

St. Louis at Miami, 1 p.m.

Dallas at Baltimore, 1 p.m.

Buffalo at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.

New England at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.

N.Y. Giants at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m.

Minnesota at Washington, 4:25 p.m.

Green Bay at Houston, 8:20 p.m.

Open: Carolina, Chicago, Jacksonville, New Orleans

Monday

Denver at San Diego, 8:30 p.m.

LATE SUNDAY

Saints 30,

Chargers 24

San Diego 7 10 7 0 24
New Orleans 7 7 7 10 31

First Quarter

SD–Meachem 15 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 6:56.

NO–Henderson 40 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), 2:58.

Second Quarter

SD–FG Novak 20, 9:58.

NO–Colston 19 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), 7:19.

SD–Meachem 44 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), :36.

Third Quarter

SD–Mathews 13 run (Novak kick), 12:27.

NO–Colston 16 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), :11.

Fourth Quarter

NO–Colston 5 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), 8:50.

NO–FG Hartley 26, 2:56.

A–73,109.

SD NO
First downs 27 21
Total Net Yards 427 404
Rushes-yards 18-117 21-53
Passing 310 351
Punt Returns 2-16 2-2
Kickoff Returns 5-127 2-49
Interceptions Ret. 1-9 1-41
Comp-Att-Int 27-42-1 29-45-1
Sacked-Yards Lost 5-44 3-19
Punts 4-45.5 4-51.8
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-0
Penalties-Yards 7-56 10-99
Time of Possession 30:34 29:26

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING–San Diego, Mathews 12-80, Brown 2-27, Battle 4-10. New Orleans, P.Thomas 9-30, Ingram 5-16, Sproles 5-9, Brees 2-(minus 2).

PASSING–San Diego, Rivers 27-42-1-354. New Orleans, Brees 29-45-1-370.

RECEIVING–San Diego, Mathews 6-59, Floyd 5-108, Brown 5-47, Meachem 3-67, Gates 3-19, Royal 2-31, Battle 2-7, Rosario 1-16. New Orleans, Colston 9-131, Henderson 8-123, Sproles 5-28, Camarillo 4-44, P.Thomas 2-40, J.Graham 1-4.

MISSED FIELD GOALS–San Diego, Novak 55 (WL).

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