facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NFL: New Orleans 28, Oakland 20

Aug. 16, 2013 at 11:59 PM   |   Comments

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Drew Brees completed 14-of-18 throws for 202 yards and a touchdown Friday in leading New Orleans to a 28-20 decision over Oakland.

The Saints, who have won both their exhibition games, recorded seven sacks and a safety while holding Oakland to 185 total yards. New Orleans is playing its first season with Rob Ryan as its defensive coordinator.

New Orleans built a 23-0 lead thanks in part to a 16-yard scoring throw from Brees to Kenny Stills. Mark Ingram scored on a 2-yard run at the end of a 58-yard drive in the first period.

Oakland's Matt Flynn went 12-for-16 for 124 yards and a touchdown. The Raiders slipped to 1-1 in exhibition action.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
UPI Sports Schedule for Saturday, October 25
2
UPI Sports Results for October 24, 2014 UPI Sports Results for October 24, 2014
3
World Series Game Summary - Kansas City at San Francisco
4
NCAA Game Summary - Central Michigan at Buffalo
5
NCAA Game Summary - Michigan at Michigan State
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback