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Preview

The New Orleans Saints hope to disprove the notion that it’s tough to beat a team three times in the same season when they host the Carolina Panthers on Sunday in an NFC wild-card matchup. The rivals finished tied atop the NFC South standings, but the Saints earned their first division title since 2011 – and home-field advantage for the third meeting – by virtue of sweeping the regular-season series. 

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Events

  • Match Start
  • PERIOD 1
  • 1"
    TOUCHDOWN PASS
    • 7 Points
    • 80 Yards
    • Successful Conversion
    • Ted Ginn Jr. (Pass Receiver)
    • Drew Brees (Passer)
    • Wil Lutz (Conv Kicker)
  • PERIOD 2
  • 0"
    TOUCHDOWN RUSH
    • 7 Points
    • 1 Yards
    • Successful Conversion
    • Wil Lutz (Conv Kicker)
    • Zach Line (Rusher)
  • 0"
    FIELD GOAL
    • 3 Points
    • 58 Yards
    • Graham Gano (FG Kicker)
  • 2"
    FIELD GOAL
    • 3 Points
    • 39 Yards
    • Graham Gano (FG Kicker)
  • 5"
    TOUCHDOWN PASS
    • 7 Points
    • 9 Yards
    • Successful Conversion
    • Josh Hill (Pass Receiver)
    • Drew Brees (Passer)
    • Wil Lutz (Conv Kicker)
  • 9"
    TOUCHDOWN PASS
    • 7 Points
    • 9 Yards
    • Successful Conversion
    • Wil Lutz (Conv Kicker)
    • Josh Hill (Pass Receiver)
    • Drew Brees (Passer)
  • 14"
    FIELD GOAL
    • 3 Points
    • 27 Yards
    • Graham Gano (FG Kicker)
  • PERIOD 3
  • 6"
    FIELD GOAL
    • 3 Points
    • 57 Yards
    • Wil Lutz (FG Kicker)
  • 10"
    FIELD GOAL
    • 3 Points
    • 29 Yards
    • Graham Gano (FG Kicker)
  • PERIOD 4
  • 4"
    TOUCHDOWN PASS
    • 7 Points
    • 56 Yards
    • Successful Conversion
    • Graham Gano (Conv Kicker)
    • Cam Newton (Passer)
    • Christian McCaffrey (Pass Receiver)
  • 5"
    TOUCHDOWN RUSH
    • 7 Points
    • 2 Yards
    • Successful Conversion
    • Wil Lutz (Conv Kicker)
    • Alvin Kamara (Rusher)
  • 12"
    TOUCHDOWN PASS
    • 7 Points
    • 14 Yards
    • Successful Conversion
    • Greg Olsen (Pass Receiver)
    • Graham Gano (Conv Kicker)
    • Cam Newton (Passer)
  • FAILED FIELD GOAL
    • Graham Gano (FG Kicker)
  • Match End

Lineup

Starter

Player Position
Ryan Kalil Position: Center (C)
Mario Addison Position: Defensive End (DE)
Julius Peppers Position: Defensive End (DE)
Star Lotulelei Position: Defensive Tackle (DT)
Kawann Short Position: Defensive Tackle (DT)
Kurt Coleman Position: Free Safety (FS)
James Bradberry Position: Left Cornerback (LCB)
Andrew Norwell Position: Left Guard (LG)
Matt Kalil Position: Left Tackle (LT)
Luke Kuechly Position: Middle Linebacker (MLB)
Cam Newton Position: Quarterback (QB)
Daryl Worley Position: Right Cornerback (RCB)
Trai Turner Position: Right Guard (RG)
Daryl Williams Position: Right Tackle (RT)
Jonathan Stewart Position: Runningback (RB)
Christian McCaffrey Position: Runningback (RB)
Shaq Thompson Position: Strong Linebacker (SLB)
Mike Adams Position: Strong Safety (SS)
Ed Dickson Position: Tight End (TE)
Greg Olsen Position: Tight End (TE)
Thomas Davis Position: Weak Linebacker (WLB)
Devin Funchess Position: Wide Receiver (WR)

Substitution

Player Position
Tyler Larsen Position: Center (C)
Captain Munnerlyn Position: Cornerback (CB)
Ladarius Gunter Position: Cornerback (CB)
Wes Horton Position: Defensive End (DE)
Bryan Cox Jr. Position: Defensive End (DE)
Vernon Butler Position: Defensive Tackle (DT)
Kyle Love Position: Defensive Tackle (DT)
Alex Armah Position: Fullback (FB)
Graham Gano Position: Kicker (K)
Ben Jacobs Position: Linebacker (LB)
David Mayo Position: Linebacker (LB)
Andrew Gachkar Position: Linebacker (LB)
J.J. Jansen Position: Long Snapper (LS)
Taylor Moton Position: Offensive Tackle (OT)
Michael Palardy Position: Punter (P)
Derek Anderson Position: Quarterback (QB)
Cameron Artis-Payne Position: Runningback (RB)
Fozzy Whittaker Position: Runningback (RB)
Colin Jones Position: Safety (S)
Jairus Byrd Position: Safety (S)
Brenton Bersin Position: Wide Receiver (WR)
Mose Frazier Position: Wide Receiver (WR)
Russell Shepard Position: Wide Receiver (WR)
Kaelin Clay Position: Wide Receiver (WR)

Not active

Player Position
Kevon Seymour Position: Cornerback (CB)
Charles Johnson Position: Defensive End (DE)
Zach Moore Position: Defensive End (DE)
Greg Van Roten Position: Guard (G)
Blaine Clausell Position: Offensive Tackle (OT)
Amini Silatolu Position: Offensive Tackle (OT)
Garrett Gilbert Position: Quarterback (QB)

Starter

Player Position
Max Unger Position: Center (C)
Marcus Williams Position: Free Safety (FS)
Ken Crawley Position: Left Cornerback (LCB)
George Johnson Position: Left Defensive End (LDE)
Sheldon Rankins Position: Left Defensive Tackle (LDT)
Andrus Peat Position: Left Guard (LG)
Terron Armstead Position: Left Tackle (LT)
Manti Te'o Position: Middle Linebacker (MLB)
Drew Brees Position: Quarterback (QB)
Marshon Lattimore Position: Right Cornerback (RCB)
Cameron Jordan Position: Right Defensive End (RDE)
Tyeler Davison Position: Right Defensive Tackle (RDT)
Larry Warford Position: Right Guard (RG)
Ryan Ramczyk Position: Right Tackle (RT)
Alvin Kamara Position: Runningback (RB)
Vonn Bell Position: Strong Safety (SS)
Rafael Bush Position: Strong Safety (SS)
Josh Hill Position: Tight End (TE)
Craig Robertson Position: Weak Outside Linebacker (WILL)
Brandon Coleman Position: Wide Receiver (WR)
Michael Thomas Position: Wide Receiver (WR)
Ted Ginn Jr. Position: Wide Receiver (WR)

Substitution

Player Position
P.J. Williams Position: Cornerback (CB)
Sterling Moore Position: Defensive Back (DB)
Arthur Maulet Position: Defensive Back (DB)
Justin Hardee Position: Defensive Back (DB)
Trey Hendrickson Position: Defensive End (DE)
David Onyemata Position: Defensive Tackle (DT)
Tony McDaniel Position: Defensive Tackle (DT)
Zach Line Position: Fullback (FB)
Senio Kelemete Position: Guard (G)
Josh LeRibeus Position: Guard (G)
Wil Lutz Position: Kicker (K)
Michael Mauti Position: Linebacker (LB)
Gerald Hodges Position: Linebacker (LB)
Jonathan Freeny Position: Linebacker (LB)
Zach Wood Position: Long Snapper (LS)
Thomas Morstead Position: Punter (P)
Taysom Hill Position: Quarterback (QB)
Mark Ingram Position: Runningback (RB)
Trey Edmunds Position: Runningback (RB)
Chris Banjo Position: Safety (S)
Michael Hoomanawanui Position: Tight End (TE)
Tommylee Lewis Position: Wide Receiver (WR)
Willie Snead IV Position: Wide Receiver (WR)

Did not play

Player Position
Chase Daniel Position: Quarterback (QB)

Not active

Player Position
Cameron Tom Position: Center (C)
Al-Quadin Muhammad Position: Defensive End (DE)
John Fullington Position: Guard (G)
Kasim Edebali Position: Linebacker (LB)
Jonathan Williams Position: Runningback (RB)
John Phillips Position: Tight End (TE)
Austin Carr Position: Wide Receiver (WR)

Over/Under Consensus: Picks per Line

Over 60%
1326 Picks 883
Under 40%
  • 61% (888) -110
    48
    39% (566) -110
  • 58% (431) -110
    49
    42% (315) -110
  • 78% (7) -110
    47
    22% (2) -110

POINT SPREAD Odds updated at 1:55am

108
107
(+6.5) -110
(-6.5) -110
(+7) -115
(-7) -105
(+6.5) -111
(-6.5) -111

OVER UNDER Odds updated at 1:55am

108
107
O
U
(+48.5) -110
-110
(+48) -110
-110
(+48) -111
-111

MONEY LINE Odds updated at 1:55am

108
107
+200
-250
+250
-300
+240
-303

GAMES

Last 10

W 70% L 30%
7 3
  • Miami W 20 - 27
  • @Buffalo W 28 - 23
  • @New Orleans L 26 - 31
  • @Atlanta L 10 - 22
  • Tampa Bay W 19 - 22
  • Green Bay W 24 - 31
  • Minnesota W 24 - 31
  • @New Orleans L 21 - 31
  • @N.Y. Jets W 35 - 27
  • Miami W 21 - 45
W 50% L 50%
5 5
  • Arizona L 20 - 15
  • @Jacksonville W 24 - 20
  • @Minnesota L 24 - 29
  • Carolina W 26 - 31
  • @Tampa Bay L 24 - 31
  • Atlanta W 13 - 23
  • N.Y. Jets W 19 - 31
  • @Atlanta L 17 - 20
  • Carolina W 21 - 31
  • @L.A. Rams L 20 - 26

Next Games

  • New England(08-26-16) L 19 - 17
  • @Pittsburgh(09-03-15) W 23 - 6
  • Dallas(10-21-12) L 19 - 14
  • @Atlanta(12-31-17) L 10 - 22
  • Cincinnati(09-26-10) L 20 - 7
  • @L.A. Chargers(08-20-17) W 13 - 7
  • L.A. Rams(11-27-16) W 21 - 49
  • Tampa Bay(11-05-17) W 10 - 30
  • Cleveland(10-24-10) L 30 - 17
  • @Atlanta(12-07-17) L 17 - 20

Last Meetings

  • Panthers @ Saints 26-31
  • Panthers @ Saints 21-31
  • Saints @ Panthers 34-13
  • Saints @ Panthers 20-23
  • Panthers @ Saints 38-41
  • Panthers @ Saints 41-38
  • Saints @ Panthers 22-27
  • Panthers @ Saints 41-10
  • Saints @ Panthers 28-10
  • Saints @ Panthers 13-17

Last Injuries

Carolina Panthers

  • Ross Cockrell

    Shin
    I-R | I-R

    Cockrell is on the injured reserve list as he had surgery to repair a fractured left fibula and tibia.

  • Damian Parms

    Shoulder
    I-R | I-R

    Parms is on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.

  • James Bradberry

    Groin
    Ques Week 1 | questionable

    Bradberry has suffered a groin injury and it is unknown if he will participate against the Cowboys in Week 1.

  • Daryl Williams

    Knee
    Early Nov | out

    Wiiliams has suffered a dislocated kneecap and an MCL tear. He is expected to be held out of the lineup for eight-to-nine weeks.

  • Amini Silatolu

    Knee
    Ques Week 1 | questionable

    Silatolu had surgery to repair a torn MCL in his left knee and his status against the Cowboys in Week 1 is unclear.

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New Orleans Saints

  • Cameron Meredith

    Knee
    Prob Week 1 | probable

    Meredith is bothered by a knee injury, but it is not likely to impede his status Week 1 against the Buccaneers, provided no setbacks occur.

  • Alex Okafor

    Ankle
    Ques Week 1 | questionable

    Okafor has suffered a sprained ankle and a knee bone bruise, leaving his status Week 1 against the Buccaneers in question.

  • John Fullington

    Neck
    I-R | I-R

    Fullington is on injured reserve with a neck injury.

  • Nate Theaker

    Undisclosed
    I-R | I-R

    Theaker is on injured reserve with an unspecified injury.

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