away San Francisco
49ers
(12-4)
4:25 PM EST
November 25, 2012
31-21
home New Orleans
Saints
(11-5)
Final 1 2 3 4 T
49ers 7 7 14 3 31
Saints 7 7 7 0 21
Game Tracker

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
TD 7:21 Colin Kaepernick 7 Yd run (David Akers kick)
TD 1:45 David Thomas 6 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
2nd Quarter
TD 7:53 Marques Colston 10 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
TD 0:22 Ahmad Brooks 50 Yd interception return (David Akers kick)
3rd Quarter
TD 12:17 Frank Gore 6 Yd pass from Colin Kaepernick (David Akers kick)
TD 11:30 Donte Whitner 42 Yd interception return (David Akers kick)
TD 7:19 Jed Collins 2 Yd pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
4th Quarter
FG 7:50 David Akers 27 Yd
Passing Statistics
New Orleans
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Drew Brees 26 41 267 63.4 6.5 5 36 3 2 86.1
San Francisco
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Colin Kaepernick 16 25 231 64.0 9.2 0 0 1 1 90.6
Rushing Statistics
San Francisco
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Frank Gore 19 83 4.4 14 0 0
Kendall Hunter 4 28 7.0 21 0 0
Colin Kaepernick 6 27 4.5 15 1 0
Anthony Dixon 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Brandon Jacobs 1 1 1.0 1 0 0
New Orleans
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Chris Ivory 8 34 4.2 7 0 0
Mark Ingram 10 27 2.7 7 0 0
Pierre Thomas 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
Drew Brees 2 -2 -1.0 -1 0 0
Receiving Statistics
San Francisco
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Delanie Walker 3 81 27.0 45 0 0
Mario Manningham 5 69 13.8 40 0 0
Bruce Miller 3 37 12.3 26 0 0
Michael Crabtree 3 26 8.7 15 0 0
Frank Gore 2 18 9.0 12 1 0
New Orleans
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Darren Sproles 7 65 9.3 35 0 0
Lance Moore 3 61 20.3 43 0 0
Marques Colston 4 36 9.0 13 1 0
Joseph Morgan 1 33 33.0 33 0 0
Jimmy Graham 4 33 8.2 12 0 0
David Thomas 4 24 6.0 9 1 0
Jed Collins 2 9 4.5 7 1 0
Devery Henderson 1 6 6.0 6 0 0
Kicking Statistics
San Francisco
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
David Akers 4 4 1 3 27 0 7
Kick Returns
New Orleans
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Travaris Cadet 5 148 29.6 36 0
San Francisco
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Kyle Williams 1 23 23.0 23 0
Punting Statistics
New Orleans
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Thomas Morstead 5 252 50.4 56 0 2 0
San Francisco
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Andy Lee 4 187 46.8 59 0 2 1
Punt Returns
San Francisco
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Ted Ginn Jr. 2 13 6.5 13 0
New Orleans
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Darren Sproles 1 3 3.0 3 0
Defense Statistics
San Francisco
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Patrick Willis 7 3 1.0 0 0 0 0
Donte Whitner 5 3 0.0 1 0 0 1
Aldon Smith 4 1 2.0 0 0 0 0
Ahmad Brooks 4 1 2.0 1 0 0 1
Dashon Goldson 3 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tarell Brown 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 1
NaVorro Bowman 3 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Justin Smith 2 2 2.0 0 0 0 0
Chris Culliver 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Ray McDonald 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Ricky Jean Francois 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Isaac Sopoaga 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Ted Ginn Jr. 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Bruce Miller 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Delanie Walker 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kyle Williams 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tavares Gooden 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Perrish Cox 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
C.J. Spillman 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tramaine Brock 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
New Orleans
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Malcolm Jenkins 4 3 0.0 0 0 0 1
Cameron Jordan 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Curtis Lofton 4 5 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jabari Greer 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Roman Harper 2 5 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan Vilma 2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Will Smith 2 4 0.0 0 0 0 0
Isa Abdul-Quddus 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Patrick Robinson 1 1 0.0 1 0 0 2
Sedrick Ellis 1 4 0.0 0 0 0 0
David Hawthorne 1 5 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan Casillas 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tom Johnson 0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Turk McBride 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Brodrick Bunkley 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Akiem Hicks 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Team Statistics
New Orleans San Francisco
First Downs 19 18
Passing 12 10
Rushing 4 7
Penalty 3 1
Third Down Efficiency 3-11 6-13
Fourth Down Efficiency 1-3 0-0
Total Net Yards 290 375
Total Plays 67 56
Average Gain Per Play 4.3 6.7
Net Yards Rushing 2.8 4.6
Rushes 21 31
Average Per Rush 2.8 4.6
Net Yards Passing 231 231
Completions-Attempts 41 25
Yards Per Pass Play 5.0 9.2
Times Sacked 5 0
Yards Lost to Sacks 36 0
Had Intercepted 2 1
Punts 5 4
Average Punt 50.4 46.8
Penalties 4 10
Penalty Yards 53 68
Fumbles 0 1
Fumbles Lost 0 1