PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- The New Orleans Saints bombed the Philadelphia Eagles 48-22 Sunday with Drew Brees tossing three touchdown passes, raising his total to nine in two games.
A week earlier, Brees threw six touchdown passes in a 45-27 Saints win over Detroit.
Mike Bell ran for 86 yards and a score for New Orleans (2-0).
Kevin Kolb, starting in place of the injured Donovan McNabb, was 31-of-51 for 391 yards and two touchdowns for the Eagles (0-1). The Saints picked off three of Kolb's passes.
DeSean Jackson caught four passes for 101 yards and a touchdown and Brent Celek had eight catches for 104 yards for Philadelphia.