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Drew Brees' TD run in OT lifts Saints past Falcons 43-37

ATLANTA (AP) On the day he became the NFL's career leader in completed passes, Drew Brees' biggest plays came as a runner.

Brees' 1-yard run capped an 80-yard touchdown drive to open overtime that lifted the New Orleans Saints to a 43-37 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

That came after his 7-yard score late in the fourth quarter forced the overtime. After the Saints won the coin toss, Brees and the Saints held the ball for more than seven minutes.

NFC South Division
Tampa Bay 2001.000
New Orleans 210.667
Carolina 210.667
Atlanta 120.333
Full Standings
Pass Yds: D. Brees682
Pass TDs: D. Brees5
Rush Yds: A. Kamara75
Rush TDs: A. Kamara2
Rec Yds: M. Thomas269
Rec TDs: M. Thomas3
Int: M. Williams1
Sacks: C. Jordan2.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 750 (16)
Passing Yards: 682 (4)
Rushing Yards: 105 (32)
Points per game: 30.5 (6)
Yards per game: 375.0 (14)
Touchdowns: 7 (7)
Field Goals: 3 (19)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 856 (27)
Passing Yards: 663 (27)
Rushing Yards: 205 (16)
Points per game: 33.0 (30)
Yards per game: 428.0 (29)
Touchdowns: 7 (27)
Field Goals: 4 (26)
Date Player Transactions
9/21 A. Maulet cut
9/21 V. Biegel active/prac. squad
9/21 J. Barrett IV pract. squad add
9/19 J. Bromley signed
9/19 D. Sankey pract. squad add
9/19 J. Barrett IV pract. squad del
9/19 T. Lewis on IR knee
9/12 M. Ola cut
9/12 J. Bushrod signed
9/8 J. Bushrod cut
Date Player Status
9/23 T. Davison foot (Out)
9/23 M. Te'o knee (Out)
9/19 T. Lewis knee (IR)
9/16 T. Davison foot (Out)
9/9 J. Bushrod not injury related (Questionable)
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