NFL: New Orleans 31, Arizona 7

Sept. 22, 2013 at 6:59 PM

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Drew Brees accounted for four touchdowns Sunday, racking up 342 passing yards in the New Orleans Saints' 31-7 trouncing of Arizona.

Brees went 29-of-46 with a interception, compiling at least 300 passing yards for the eighth straight regular-season game -- one shy of his own NFL record. The Saints signal-caller also ran for a score.

Jimmy Graham made nine catches for 134 yards and two touchdowns.

Robert Meachem also corralled a scoring strike for New Orleans (3-0).

Arizona's Carson Palmer managed just 187 passing yards on 18-of-35 efficiency with two interceptions as the Cardinals (1-2) produced just 247 total yards of offense.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Report: Aldridge steps back to consider plans
First shoe drops in St. Louis Cardinals' hacking scandal
Miami Heat sign first-round F Winslow
Report: Rondo, Belinelli headed to Sacramento Kings
Dallas Mavericks, Jordan near agreement on max contract