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Arizona running back LaRod Stephens-Howling (36) turns a short pass from quarterback Kevin Kolb into a 52-yard game-winning touchdown in overtime. (Associated Press)
Arizona running back LaRod Stephens-Howling (36) turns a short pass from quarterback Kevin Kolb into a 52-yard game-winning touchdown in overtime. (Associated Press)

Broncos 35, Vikings 32

Tim Tebow led yet another late rally, passing for a season-best 202 yards and two third-quarter touchdowns to help Denver (7-5) win its fifth straight game with a victory over Minnesota (2-10) in Minneapolis. Matt Prater kicked two field goals in the final 93 seconds for the Broncos.

Denver 7 0 14 14 35
Minnesota 5 10 7 10 32

Min—J.Allen safety

Den—Haggan 16 interception return (Prater kick)

Min—FG Longwell 40

Min—Rudolph 19 pass from Ponder (Longwell kick)

Min—FG Longwell 25

Den—D.Thomas 21 pass from Tebow (Prater kick)

Min—Harvin 52 pass from Ponder (Longwell kick)

Den—D.Thomas 41 pass from Tebow (Prater kick)

Min—Harvin 48 pass from Ponder (Longwell kick)

Den—McGahee 24 run (Tebow run)

Min—FG Longwell 39

Den—FG Prater 46

Den—FG Prater 23

A—62,939.

Den Min
First downs 13 27
Total Net Yards 336 489
Rushes-yards 32-150 30-129
Passing 186 360
Punt Returns 3-12 3-14
Kickoff Returns 4-132 5-111
Interceptions Ret. 2-36 0-0
Comp-Att-Int 10-15-0 30-48-2
Sacked-Yards Lost 2-16 3-29
Punts 6-51.2 6-49.5
Fumbles-Lost 3-2 1-1
Penalties-Yards 8-73 6-54
Time of Possession 22:09 37:51

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Denver, McGahee 20-111, Ball 7-25, Tebow 4-13, Larsen 1-1. Minnesota, Gerhart 21-91, Harvin 5-19, Ponder 1-12, Webb 1-4, Booker 2-3.

PASSING—Denver, Tebow 10-15-0-202. Minnesota, Ponder 29-47-2-381, Webb 1-1-0-8.

RECEIVING—Denver, D.Thomas 4-144, Decker 2-25, Ball 2-14, Willis 1-12, Royal 1-7. Minnesota, Harvin 8-156, Gerhart 8-42, Aromashodu 6-90, Shiancoe 4-36, S.Burton 2-38, Rudolph 1-19, Booker 1-8.

Chiefs 10, Bears 3

Tyler Palko threw for 157 yards and a touchdown even though he was briefly lifted for Kyle Orton, and visiting Kansas City (5-7) beat Chicago (7-5) on a day when the Bears lost Matt Forte to a right knee injury. Orton came on to start the second quarter and immediately left the game with an injured finger on his right hand.

Kansas City 0 7 3 0 10
Chicago 0 3 0 0 3

Chi—FG Gould 32

KC—McCluster 38 pass from Palko (Succop kick)

KC—FG Succop 21

A—61,973.

KC Chi
First downs 13 11
Total Net Yards 252 181
Rushes-yards 37-113 24-93
Passing 139 88
Punt Returns 5-13 3-39
Kickoff Returns 2-40 1-23
Interceptions Ret. 3-0 0-0
Comp-Att-Int 17-31-0 11-24-3
Sacked-Yards Lost 2-18 7-45
Punts 11-40.6 7-43.4
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 2-0
Penalties-Yards 8-60 5-35
Time of Possession 32:42 27:18

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Kansas City, McCluster 9-61, Jones 16-36, Battle 11-15, Palko 1-1. Chicago, Barber 14-44, Bell 4-34, Forte 5-12, Hanie 1-3.

PASSING—Kansas City, Palko 17-30-0-157, Orton 0-1-0-0. Chicago, Hanie 11-24-3-133.

RECEIVING—Kansas City, Breaston 5-41, Bowe 4-49, McCluster 4-46, Copper 1-10, Baldwin 1-7, McClain 1-3, Urban 1-1. Chicago, Knox 5-53, Hester 3-35, K.Davis 2-40, Bennett 1-5.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—Chicago, Gould 41 (WL).

Texans 17, Falcons 10

Rookie T.J. Yates threw a touchdown pass in his first NFL start, Arian Foster rushed for 111 yards and Houston (9-3) overcame another hamstring injury to Andre Johnson to beat visiting Atlanta (7-5). The Texans’ top-ranked defense knocked down two Matt Ryan passes in the end zone in the closing seconds.

Atlanta 0 3 7 0 10
Houston 3 7 0 7 17

Hou—FG Rackers 43

Hou—Dreessen 3 pass from Yates (Rackers kick)

Atl—FG Bryant 19

Atl—White 4 pass from Ryan (Bryant kick)

Hou—Foster 1 run (Rackers kick)

A—71,545.

Atl Hou
First downs 18 20
Total Net Yards 337 337
Rushes-yards 18-70 44-162
Passing 267 175
Punt Returns 2-22 3-10
Kickoff Returns 2-47 3-54
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 2-34
Comp-Att-Int 20-47-2 12-25-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 0-0 3-13
Punts 4-50.5 5-52.8
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 1-1
Penalties-Yards 7-43 5-35
Time of Possession 24:56 35:04

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Atlanta, Turner 14-44, Snelling 2-16, Ryan 1-10, Rodgers 1-0. Houston, Foster 31-111, Tate 11-41, Yates 2-10.

PASSING—Atlanta, Ryan 20-47-2-267. Houston, Yates 12-25-0-188.

RECEIVING—Atlanta, Gonzalez 7-100, Jones 4-68, White 4-51, Douglas 4-43, Rodgers 1-5. Houston, A.Johnson 4-97, Foster 3-41, Daniels 3-35, Walter 1-12, Dreessen 1-3.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—Houston, Rackers 54 (SH).

Panthers 38, Bucs 19

Cam Newton ran for three touchdowns to set the NFL single-season record for rushing TDs by a quarterback, leading Carolina (4-8) to a rout of Tampa Bay (4-8) in Tampa, Fla. The rookie also had a reception to set up a TD and threw a pass to Legedu Naanee to finish one of Carolina’s three scoring drives of 80-plus yards.

Carolina 14 10 7 7 38
Tampa Bay 3 9 0 7 19

Car—Newton 1 run (Mare kick)

Car—Stewart 1 run (Mare kick)

TB—FG Barth 50

TB—FG Barth 47

Car—Naanee 19 pass from Newton (Mare kick)

TB—FG Barth 46

TB—FG Barth 44

Car—FG Mare 43

Car—Newton 1 run (Mare kick)

Car—Newton 1 run (Mare kick)

TB—Briscoe 23 pass from J.Johnson (Barth kick)

A—56,270.

Car TB
First downs 26 15
Total Net Yards 385 285
Rushes-yards 39-163 27-78
Passing 222 207
Punt Returns 1-12 2-42
Kickoff Returns 1-17 3-79
Interceptions Ret. 1-9 0-0
Comp-Att-Int 13-22-0 16-27-1
Sacked-Yards Lost 2-9 2-22
Punts 3-38.0 2-41.0
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0
Penalties-Yards 2-20 9-73
Time of Possession 32:41 27:19

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Carolina, Stewart 14-80, Newton 14-54, D.Williams 11-29. Tampa Bay, J.Johnson 5-45, Madu 8-25, Blount 11-19, Lumpkin 2-1, Benn 1-(minus 12).

PASSING—Carolina, Newton 12-21-0-204, Naanee 1-1-0-27. Tampa Bay, J.Johnson 16-27-1-229.

RECEIVING—Carolina, LaFell 3-64, Naanee 2-38, Smith 2-32, Stewart 2-19, Newton 1-27, Shockey 1-26, Olsen 1-21, Ajirotutu 1-4. Tampa Bay, Williams 5-93, Winslow 4-41, Benn 3-46, Parker 3-26, Briscoe 1-23.

Jets 34, Redskins 19

Mark Sanchez hit Santonio Holmes for a 30-yard touchdown pass with 4:49 to play and Shonn Greene added a pair of insurance scores to give New York (7-5) a win over Washington (4-8) in Landover, Md. The Jets had only 168 total yards after three quarters. They trailed 16-13 after Washington’s Graham Gano made his third field goal with 7:52 remaining.

N.Y. Jets 7 3 3 21 34
Washington 7 6 0 6 19

Was—Helu 2 run (Gano kick)

NYJ—Greene 1 run (Folk kick)

Was—FG Gano 33

NYJ—FG Folk 45

Was—FG Gano 23

NYJ—FG Folk 51

Was—FG Gano 46

NYJ—Holmes 30 pass from Sanchez (Folk kick)

NYJ—Greene 9 run (Folk kick)

Was—FG Gano 43

NYJ—Greene 25 run (Folk kick)

A—74,121.

NYJ Was
First downs 16 17
Total Net Yards 266 304
Rushes-yards 30-101 23-100
Passing 165 204
Punt Returns 2-14 2-14
Kickoff Returns 6-84 7-164
Interceptions Ret. 1-3 0-0
Comp-Att-Int 19-32-0 19-46-1
Sacked-Yards Lost 0-0 2-17
Punts 5-44.6 6-37.3
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 3-2
Penalties-Yards 6-40 6-50
Time of Possession 32:12 27:48

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—N.Y. Jets, Greene 22-88, Kerley 1-6, Tomlinson 1-5, Conner 2-2, Sanchez 3-1, McKnight 1-(minus 1). Washington, Helu 23-100.

PASSING—N.Y. Jets, Sanchez 19-32-0-165. Washington, Grossman 19-46-1-221.

RECEIVING—N.Y. Jets, Holmes 4-58, Burress 3-33, Greene 3-26, Keller 3-12, Tomlinson 1-16, Kerley 1-7, P.Turner 1-6, Mulligan 1-5, McKnight 1-2, Conner 1-0. Washington, Davis 6-99, Moss 5-42, Helu 4-42, Anderson 2-21, Stallworth 1-14, Royster 1-3.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—N.Y. Jets, Folk 40 (WR).

Dolphins 34, Raiders 14

Reggie Bush rushed for 100 yards and a touchdown and once-woeful Miami (4-8) won for the fourth time in the past five games by beating visiting Oakland (7-5). Matt Moore had a hand in two touchdowns for the Dolphins, and Kevin Burnett returned an interception 34 yards for a score. Miami put the game away with a 21-point third quarter.

Oakland 0 0 0 14 14
Miami 6 7 21 0 34

Mia—FG Carpenter 48

Mia—FG Carpenter 33

Mia—Bess 12 pass from Mat.Moore (Carpenter kick)

Mia—Bush 1 run (Carpenter kick)

Mia—Mat.Moore 6 run (Carpenter kick)

Mia—Burnett 34 interception return (Carpenter kick)

Oak—Houshmandzadeh 40 pass from Palmer (Janikowski kick)

Oak—Heyward-Bey 3 pass from Palmer (Janikowski kick)

A—57,225.

Oak Mia
First downs 18 23
Total Net Yards 304 362
Rushes-yards 14-46 44-209
Passing 258 153
Punt Returns 1-11 3-28
Kickoff Returns 0-0 1-77
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 1-34
Comp-Att-Int 20-41-1 13-25-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 2-15 1-9
Punts 8-46.5 4-55.5
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0
Penalties-Yards 10-91 8-79
Time of Possession 21:40 38:20

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Oakland, Bush 10-18, Murphy 2-16, Reece 1-10, Palmer 1-2. Miami, Bush 22-100, Thomas 13-73, Mat.Moore 5-22, Hilliard 3-10, Gates 1-4.

PASSING—Oakland, Palmer 20-41-1-273. Miami, Mat.Moore 13-25-0-162.

RECEIVING—Oakland, Schilens 6-89, Myers 3-33, Bush 3-27, Heyward-Bey 3-23, Murphy 2-15, Houshmandzadeh 1-40, Reece 1-38, Boss 1-8. Miami, Fasano 4-66, Marshall 4-60, Bess 4-27, Hartline 1-9.

Titans 23, Bills 17

Chris Johnson rushed for 153 yards and two touchdowns, and Tennessee remained in the playoff hunt with a win over Buffalo (5-7) in Orchard Park, N.Y. Rob Bironas did the rest, hitting three field goals, including a 44-yarder midway through the fourth quarter to put the Titans (7-5) ahead 23-10.

Tennessee 10 7 3 3 23
Buffalo 7 3 0 7 17

Ten—FG Bironas 48

Buf—Spiller 35 run (Rayner kick)

Ten—Johnson 48 run (Bironas kick)

Ten—Johnson 4 run (Bironas kick)

Buf—FG Rayner 27

Ten—FG Bironas 27

Ten—FG Bironas 44

Buf—St.Johnson 2 pass from Fitzpatrick (Rayner kick)

A—56,463.

Ten Buf
First downs 18 18
Total Net Yards 317 379
Rushes-yards 31-187 23-97
Passing 130 282
Punt Returns 3-72 2-10
Kickoff Returns 1-21 1-12
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 0-0
Comp-Att-Int 16-25-0 29-46-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 1-10 1-6
Punts 5-47.8 4-48.5
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 3-2
Penalties-Yards 3-20 2-15
Time of Possession 28:14 31:46

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Tennessee, Johnson 23-153, Ringer 5-21, Hall 2-14, Hasselbeck 1-(minus 1). Buffalo, Spiller 14-83, Choice 5-20, Fitzpatrick 4-(minus 6).

PASSING—Tennessee, Hasselbeck 16-25-0-140. Buffalo, Fitzpatrick 29-46-0-288.

RECEIVING—Tennessee, Williams 4-62, Washington 4-40, Hall 2-12, L.Hawkins 2-9, Ringer 2-(minus 8), Graham 1-21, Johnson 1-4. Buffalo, B.Smith 7-72, St.Johnson 5-52, Chandler 3-48, Nelson 3-34, Spiller 3-19, L.Smith 3-11, Caussin 2-16, Roosevelt 1-25, Choice 1-7, McIntyre 1-4.

Patriots 31, Colts 24

Rob Gronkowski caught two touchdown passes then scored on a lateral and New England (9-3) withstood a fourth-quarter rally to keep Indianapolis (0-12) winless with a victory at Foxborough, Mass. The Colts trailed 31-3 in the fourth.

Indianapolis 0 3 0 21 24
New England 3 14 14 0 31

NE—FG Gostkowski 39

Ind—FG Vinatieri 31

NE—Gronkowski 11 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick)

NE—Green-Ellis 1 run (Gostkowski kick)

NE—Gronkowski 21 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick)

NE—Gronkowski 2 run (Gostkowski kick)

Ind—D.Brown 5 run (Vinatieri kick)

Ind—Garcon 33 pass from Orlovsky (Vinatieri kick)

Ind—Garcon 12 pass from Orlovsky (Vinatieri kick)

A—68,756.

Ind NE
First downs 26 24
Total Net Yards 437 362
Rushes-yards 31-99 24-73
Passing 338 289
Punt Returns 1-21 2-19
Kickoff Returns 2-34 2-48
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 1-2
Comp-Att-Int 30-37-1 29-38-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 2-15 1-0
Punts 3-48.0 4-46.8
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 1-0
Penalties-Yards 5-29 3-20
Time of Possession 35:39 24:21

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Indianapolis, D.Brown 14-41, Addai 13-39, Carter 3-20, Orlovsky 1-(minus 1). New England, Ridley 8-33, Green-Ellis 6-14, Woodhead 4-12, Brady 3-7, Faulk 2-5, Gronkowski 1-2.

PASSING—Indianapolis, Orlovsky 30-37-1-353. New England, Brady 29-38-0-289.

RECEIVING—Indianapolis, Garcon 9-150, Collie 7-70, Wayne 5-55, Tamme 5-49, D.Brown 1-15, Felton 1-7, Hill 1-5, Addai 1-2. New England, Welker 11-110, Hernandez 7-43, Gronkowski 5-64, Branch 3-37, Faulk 1-13, Ochocinco 1-12, Underwood 1-10.

Ravens 24, Browns 10

Ray Rice rushed for a career-high 204 yards, breaking loose on a game-changing 67-yarder in the third quarter, and Baltimore (9-3) earned a win at Cleveland (4-8). The Ravens racked up 290 yards rushing on a blustery, rainy day.

Baltimore 0 10 7 7 24
Cleveland 0 0 3 7 10

Bal—Rice 6 run (Cundiff kick)

Bal—FG Cundiff 21

Cle—FG Dawson 21

Bal—R.Williams 1 run (Cundiff kick)

Bal—Webb 68 punt return (Cundiff kick)

Cle—Moore 22 pass from McCoy (Dawson kick)

A—63,648.

Bal Cle
First downs 24 13
Total Net Yards 448 233
Rushes-yards 55-290 17-59
Passing 158 174
Punt Returns 2-72 1-9
Kickoff Returns 2-34 4-95
Interceptions Ret. 1-32 0-0
Comp-Att-Int 10-23-0 18-36-1
Sacked-Yards Lost 1-0 3-22
Punts 3-36.0 8-39.6
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 0-0
Penalties-Yards 4-18 3-37
Time of Possession 37:34 22:26

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Baltimore, Rice 29-204, R.Williams 16-76, Leach 4-12, Taylor 1-2, Flacco 4-(minus 1), T.Smith 1-(minus 3). Cleveland, Hillis 12-45, McCoy 4-12, Ogbonnaya 1-2.

PASSING—Baltimore, Flacco 10-23-0-158. Cleveland, McCoy 17-35-1-192, Wallace 1-1-0-4.

RECEIVING—Baltimore, Dickson 3-47, Boldin 2-32, Rice 2-10, T.Smith 1-32, Pitta 1-26, Leach 1-11. Cleveland, Ogbonnaya 5-28, Watson 3-34, Norwood 3-29, Little 3-18, Moore 2-28, Hillis 1-52, Massaquoi 1-7.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—Baltimore, Cundiff 34 (WR), 41 (WR).

49ers 26, Rams 0

Frank Gore ran San Francisco (10-2) right into the playoffs, becoming the 49ers’ career rushing leader in a home win over St. Louis (2-10) that wrapped up the franchise’s first NFC West crown and postseason berth since 2002.

St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0
San Francisco 3 6 10 7 26

SF—FG Akers 36

SF—FG Akers 19

SF—FG Akers 28

SF—Crabtree 52 pass from Ale.Smith (Akers kick)

SF—FG Akers 34

SF—K.Williams 56 pass from Ale.Smith (Akers kick)

A—69,732.

StL SF
First downs 10 18
Total Net Yards 157 389
Rushes-yards 23-31 34-144
Passing 126 245
Punt Returns 0-0 3-19
Kickoff Returns 3-66 1-31
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 1-13
Comp-Att-Int 12-22-1 17-25-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 4-30 4-29
Punts 8-39.6 5-45.2
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 1-0
Penalties-Yards 5-35 8-72
Time of Possession 23:56 36:04

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—St. Louis, Norwood 11-19, S.Jackson 10-19, B.Miller 1-(minus 1), Pettis 1-(minus 6). San Francisco, Gore 21-73, K.Williams 1-25, Ginn Jr. 1-16, Walker 1-14, Ale.Smith 2-10, Hunter 5-4, Dixon 3-2.

PASSING—St. Louis, Feeley 12-22-1-156. San Francisco, Ale.Smith 17-23-0-274, Kaepernick 0-2-0-0.

RECEIVING—St. Louis, B.Gibson 4-42, Pettis 3-33, Lloyd 1-34, B.Miller 1-18, S.Jackson 1-11, Alexander 1-10, N.Miller 1-8. San Francisco, V.Davis 5-32, Crabtree 4-96, Ginn Jr. 4-56, K.Williams 2-66, Hunter 2-24.

Cardinals 19, Cowboys 13 (OT)

LaRod Stephens-Howling caught a short pass from Kevin Kolb and zipped 52 yards for a touchdown in overtime to give Arizona (5-7) a victory over Dallas (7-5) in Glendale, Ariz. Dan Bailey missed a 49-yard field goal at the end of regulation that would have won it for Dallas.

Dallas 0 10 3 0 0 13
Arizona 3 0 3 7 6 19

Ari—FG Feely 48, 4:13.

Dal—FG Bailey 50, 5:50.

Dal—Bryant 5 pass from Romo (Bailey kick), 3:09.

Ari—FG Feely 23, 8:18.

Dal—FG Bailey 37, :34.

Ari—Wells 4 run (Feely kick), 13:08.

Ari—Stephens-Howling 52 pass from Kolb, 11:43.

A—62,180.

Dal Ari
First downs 20 16
Total Net Yards 336 327
Rushes-yards 20-75 25-103
Passing 261 224
Punt Returns 3-16 1-1
Kickoff Returns 3-112 3-66
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 0-0
Comp-Att-Int 28-42-0 16-25-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 5-38 5-23
Punts 5-38.2 7-50.1
Fumbles-Lost 2-0 0-0
Penalties-Yards 7-49 6-41
Time of Possession 33:42 29:35

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Dallas, Murray 12-38, Jones 6-36, Romo 2-1. Arizona, Wells 20-67, Kolb 3-20, Stephens-Howling 2-16.

PASSING—Dallas, Romo 28-42-0-299. Arizona, Kolb 16-25-0-247.

RECEIVING—Dallas, Bryant 8-86, Witten 5-47, Robinson 4-72, Phillips 4-22, Ogletree 3-25, Holley 2-31, Chapas 1-9, Jones 1-7. Arizona, Roberts 6-111, Fitzgerald 4-55, Housler 2-23, Doucet 2-0, Stephens-Howling 1-52, Wells 1-6.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—Dallas, Bailey 53 (WL), 49 (SH).

Steelers 35, Bengals 7

Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and set a team record for career completions (2,026) as Pittsburgh (9-3) crushed error-prone Cincinnati (7-5) at home. The Bengals couldn’t overcome two turnovers and a handful of special team gaffes.

Cincinnati 0 7 0 0 7
Pittsburgh 0 28 7 0 35

Pit—Mendenhall 3 run (Suisham kick)

Pit—Mendenhall 5 run (Suisham kick)

Pit—Wallace 12 pass from Roethlisberger (Suisham kick)

Cin—Green 11 pass from Dalton (Nugent kick)

Pit—A.Brown 60 punt return (Suisham kick)

Pit—Wallace 19 pass from Roethlisberger (Suisham kick)

A—63,697.

Cin Pit
First downs 13 22
Total Net Yards 232 295
Rushes-yards 22-104 33-136
Passing 128 159
Punt Returns 5-54 3-65
Kickoff Returns 4-103 1-16
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 1-0
Comp-Att-Int 14-30-1 15-23-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 3-24 3-17
Punts 7-45.3 5-54.2
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 0-0
Penalties-Yards 10-109 4-29
Time of Possession 27:16 32:44

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Cincinnati, Benson 13-52, Scott 5-30, Green 1-15, Dalton 2-6, Gradkowski 1-1. Pittsburgh, Mendenhall 16-60, Redman 8-51, Moore 1-13, A.Brown 1-9, Dwyer 3-8, C.Batch 3-(minus 2), Wallace 1-(minus 3).

PASSING—Cincinnati, Dalton 11-24-0-135, Gradkowski 3-6-1-17. Pittsburgh, Roethlisberger 15-23-0-176.

RECEIVING—Cincinnati, Green 6-87, Leonard 4-20, Gresham 3-37, Hawkins 1-8. Pittsburgh, Ward 5-30, Wallace 3-38, A.Brown 2-67, Miller 2-12, Saunders 1-14, Johnson 1-9, Sanders 1-6.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—Cincinnati, Nugent 33 (BK). Pittsburgh, Suisham 50 (WR).

Saints 31, Lions 17

Drew Brees passed for 342 yards and three touchdowns to lead New Orleans (9-3) over visiting Detroit. The Lions (7-5) were hampered by 11 penalties for 107 yards, including three offensive pass interference calls and a personal foul on tight end Brandon Pettigrew.

Detroit 0 7 10 0 17
New Orleans 3 21 0 7 31

NO—FG Kasay 39

NO—Ingram 14 run (Kasay kick)

NO—Meachem 67 pass from Brees (Kasay kick)

Det—K.Smith 2 run (Hanson kick)

NO—Moore 20 pass from Brees (Kasay kick)

Det—FG Hanson 31

Det—Morris 9 pass from Stafford (Hanson kick).

NO—Sproles 6 pass from Brees (Kasay kick)

A—73,042.

Det NO
First downs 25 21
Total Net Yards 466 438
Rushes-yards 22-87 23-100
Passing 379 338
Punt Returns 2-13 2-13
Kickoff Returns 3-70 3-74
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 1-(-7)
Comp-Att-Int 31-44-1 26-36-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 3-29 2-4
Punts 4-45.8 4-44.8
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0
Penalties-Yards 11-107 3-30
Time of Possession 35:06 24:54

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Detroit, K.Smith 6-34, Morris 12-28, K.Williams 2-14, T.Young 1-11, Logan 1-0. New Orleans, Ingram 16-54, Sproles 4-28, P.Thomas 2-10, Meachem 1-8.

PASSING—Detroit, Stafford 31-44-1-408. New Orleans, Brees 26-36-0-342.

RECEIVING—Detroit, Johnson 6-69, K.Smith 6-46, Burleson 5-93, Morris 5-47, T.Young 2-60, Scheffler 2-41, Pettigrew 2-13, R.Davis 1-22, Heller 1-10, K.Williams 1-7. New Orleans, Graham 8-89, Colston 6-54, Sproles 5-46, Meachem 3-119, Moore 2-23, P.Thomas 2-11.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—Detroit, Hanson 42 (BK), 55 (WL).

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