Saints at Jaguars NFL Week Four Capsule


SERIES LEADER Series tied, 2-2  
STREAKS   2 of past 3
COACHES VS. OPP. Payton: 1-0 Del Rio: 1-1
LAST WEEK W 40-33 vs. Texans L 16-10 at Panthers
LAST GAME 11/4/07: Jaguars 24 at Saints 41. New Orleans QB Drew Brees completes 35 of 49 passes (71.4 percent) for 445 yards & 3 TDs with 0 INTs as Saints win 4th consecutive game.
LAST GAME AT SITE 12/21/03:  Jaguars 20, Saints 19. Jacksonville RB Fred Taylor accumulates 225 yards from scrimmage & rushing TD to help Jags outlast New Orleans.
BROADCAST FOX (1:00 PM ET): Sam Rosen, Chad Pennington. SIRIUS: 92 (NO), 136 (Jax.).

XM: 232 (Jax.).


PASSING Brees: 89-130-1,059 (1C)-9 (T1C)-2-109.7 (3C) Gabbert (R): 17-27-191-1-1-80.9
RUSHING M. Ingram (R): 36-129-3.6-1 Jones-Drew: 66-307 (3L)-4.7-1
RECEIVING Sproles (RB): 21 (T3L)-168-8.0-1 Thomas: 15-139-9.3-1
OFFENSE 437.7 (1C) 261.0
DEFENSE 372.7 280.0
SACKS Galette, Harper: 2.5 Roth: 2
INTs Greer: 1 3 tied: 1
PUNTING Morstead: 47.5 Turk: 40.9
KICKING Kasay: 28 (T3C) (10/10 PAT; 6/6 FG) Scobee: 17 (2/2 PAT; 5/5 FG)


SAINTS: In 3 starts vs. Jax., QB DREW BREES has completed 76 of 116 (65.5 pct.) for 952 yards with 8 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 113.9 rating. In last meeting (11/4/07), completed 35 of 49 (71.4 pct.) for 445 yards with 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 119.9 rating. Last week, Brees passed for 370 yards & 3 TDs. Has 3 TD passes in each of 1st 3 games of season…RB-PR-KR DARREN SPROLES had 30-yard TD run last week. Has TD in all 3 games with NO (PR, rec. & rush). Rookie RB MARK INGRAM had 1st career rush TD last week. RB PIERRE THOMAS has 5 TDs (4 rush, 1 rec.) in past 7 vs. AFC…WR DEVERY HENDERSON is averaging 22.1 yards per catch (12 catches, 265 yards). WR ROBERT MEACHEM has 20 career rec. TDs & 13 have gone for 25+ yards. WR LANCE MOORE had TD catch in last meeting. TE JIMMY GRAHAM had career-high 100 rec. yards in Week 3. Has 6 TDs in past 6…Since entering NFL in 2006, S ROMAN HARPER has 12 sacks, most by DB. CB JABARI GREER had INT last week. DE TURK MC BRIDE aims for 3rd in row with sack…JAGUARS:  Club is 2-0 against Saints at home…Dating back to 11/14/10, Jaguars have won 4 of past 5 at home…Rookie QB BLAINE GABBERT (1st round, No. 10) had 36-yard TD pass in 1st career start last week at Carolina…RB MAURICE JONES-DREW is averaging 102.3 rush yards per game this season (307 total). Jones-Drew aims for 4th straight game with 100+ rush yards against NFC opponents (135, 113, 122). Jones-Drew has 3 100-yard rush games in past 4 at home (100, 133, 101)…WR MIKE THOMAS has 3 TDs in past 4 vs. NFC opponents. Thomas registered 1st TD catch of season last week & 6th of career…TE MARCEDES LEWIS has 5 TD catches in past 9 home games. Lewis (17) needs 2 TD catches to surpass WR REGGIE WILLIAMS (18) for 3rd-most in franchise history (JIMMY SMITH, 67; KEENAN MC CARDELL, 30)…LB DARYL SMITH leads team with 19 tackles…S DAWAN LANDRY had career-best 2 INTs against Saints on 10/29/06 (with Ravens)…DE MATT ROTH seeks 3rd consecutive game with sack.

Enjoyed this post?
Subscribe to Jaguars Gab via RSS Feed or E-mail and receive daily news updates from us!

Submit to Digg  Stumble This Story  Share on Twitter  Post on Facebook  Post on MySpace  Add to  Bark It Up  Submit to Reddit  Fave on Technorati

Leave a Reply

Write For Us