Preseason Week 2: Denver at New Orleans

August 12, 2023
70°
New Orleans Stadium (New Orleans, LA) Attendance: 44,541 (58%)
Denver 0 14 3 10 - 27
New Orleans 3 7 6 3 - 19

Scoring Summary

(Qtr 1) New Orleans: 4-5-DEN 32 (8:08) 16-Thomas Walker 49 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 3 DEN 0
(Qtr 2) Denver: 1-1-NOS 1 (11:03) 23-Kenneth Ballard ran to NOS 0 for 1 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 5-Clark Laney. NOS 3 DEN 7
(Qtr 2) Denver: 1-10-NOS 16 (3:29) (Hot Read) 3-Jason Blaylock pass complete to 18-Charles Bane for 16 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 5-Clark Laney. NOS 3 DEN 14
(Qtr 2) New Orleans: 2-2-DEN 4 (1:14) 2-Robert Brown pass complete to 19-Clinton Wilson for 4 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 16-Thomas Walker. NOS 10 DEN 14
(Qtr 3) New Orleans: 4-4-DEN 11 (13:28) 16-Thomas Walker 29 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 13 DEN 14
(Qtr 3) Denver: 4-2-NOS 23 (10:10) 5-Clark Laney 40 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 13 DEN 17
(Qtr 3) New Orleans: 4-3-DEN 3 (0:25) 16-Thomas Walker 20 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 72-Otha Craig was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return. NOS 16 DEN 17
(Qtr 4) Denver: 4-18-NOS 31 (10:58) 5-Clark Laney 48 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 16 DEN 20
(Qtr 4) New Orleans: 4-12-DEN 20 (4:01) 16-Thomas Walker 38 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 19 DEN 20
(Qtr 4) Denver: (3:58) 16-Thomas Walker kicks 70 yards from NOS 35 to DEN -5. 19-Tony Oppenheim for 105yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 5-Clark Laney. NOS 19 DEN 27

Team Statistics

New Orleans Denver
First Downs 14 14
- Rushing 3 4
- Passing 11 10
- Penalty 0 0
Total Net Yards 404 257
- Offensive Plays 67 60
- Yards Per Play 6.03 4.28
Net Rushing Yards 49 85
- Rushing Attempts 28 21
- Yards Per Rush 1.75 4.05
Net Passing Yards 355 172
- Att/Comp/Int 36 / 22 / 1 34 / 16 / 1
- Gross Passing Yards 379 206
- Sacks/Yards Lost 3 / 24 5 / 34
- Yards Per Pass Play 9.10 4.41
- Yards Per Completion 17.23 12.88
Fumbles/Lost 2 / 2 1 / 1
3rd Down Conversions 7 / 17 3 / 11
- Avg YTG on 3rd Down 7.2 8.0
4th Down Conversions 0 / 1 0 / 0
Penalties/Yards 5 / 40 1 / 10
Punt Returns/Yards 2 / 5 3 / 16
Kick Returns/Yards 2 / 61 1 / 105
Int Returns/Yards 1 / 0 1 / 0
2pt Conversions 0 / 0 0 / 0
Red Zone Visits 4 2
- Red Zone TDs/FGs 1 / 3 2 / 0
Avg Drive Start OWN 27 OWN 37
Time of Possession 31:14 28:31

Drive Charts

New Orleans

Qtr Start Poss From Plays Yards Result
1 15:00 2:20 OWN 25 4 18 Punt
1 10:22 2:19 OWN 47 6 21 Field Goal
1 6:38 3:07 OWN 6 6 28 Punt
2 11:00 4:23 OWN 22 6 23 Punt
2 4:17 0:04 OWN 13 1 0 Interception
2 3:25 2:15 OWN 20 5 80 Touchdown
3 14:52 1:27 OPP 17 3 6 Field Goal
3 11:38 0:05 OWN 24 1 0 Fumble
3 10:06 2:05 OWN 25 3 1 Punt
3 5:52 5:30 OWN 21 9 76 Field Goal
4 10:54 6:57 OWN 25 12 55 Field Goal
4 1:06 0:42 OWN 8 5 32 Fumble

Denver

Qtr Start Poss From Plays Yards Result
1 12:40 2:18 OWN 13 5 21 Interception
1 8:03 1:26 OWN 25 4 21 Punt
1 3:30 7:30 OWN 3 13 97 Touchdown
2 6:37 2:20 OWN 19 6 20 Punt
2 4:13 0:47 OPP 32 3 32 Touchdown
2 1:11 1:11 OWN 25 2 5 Half
3 15:00 0:08 OWN 25 2 0 Fumble
3 13:25 1:47 OWN 25 5 10 Punt
3 11:33 1:26 OPP 31 3 8 Field Goal
3 8:02 2:10 OWN 31 3 -1 Punt
3 0:22 4:28 OWN 25 10 44 Field Goal
4 3:42 2:18 OPP 25 6 -33 Downs
4 1:24 0:18 OWN 44 3 0 Punt
4 0:24 0:24 OPP 31 1 0 Game

Rushing Stats

New Orleans

Name Att Yds Avg Lng 10+ TDs
George Sanchez 17 42 2.47 10 1 0
Robert Newkirk 2 8 4.00 5 0 0
David Ortiz 4 3 0.75 2 0 0
Tom Fouts 5 -4 -0.80 1 0 0

Denver

Name Att Yds Avg Lng 10+ TDs
Francis Warren 10 56 5.60 9 0 0
Kenneth Ballard 8 32 4.00 14 1 1
Rolando Tanner 1 0 0.00 0 0 0
Omar Schroder 2 -3 -1.50 -1 0 0

Passing Stats

New Orleans

Name Att Comp Yds Sk/Yd TDs Lng Int Rate
Tommy Nordman 19 12 212 3 / 24 0 41 0 101.21
Robert Brown 17 10 167 0 / 0 1 66 1 87.13

Denver

Name Att Comp Yds Sk/Yd TDs Lng Int Rate
Rolando Tanner 17 7 105 4 / 28 0 24 0 62.13
Jason Blaylock 17 9 101 1 / 6 1 20 1 66.05

Receiving Stats

New Orleans

Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TDs
Brett Luther 2 71 35.50 66 0
Walter Sanabria 6 71 11.83 21 0
Thomas Bowers 2 71 35.50 41 0
Brian Moreno 3 58 19.33 23 0
Clinton Wilson 2 35 17.50 31 1
David Ortiz 2 27 13.50 16 0
Thomas Gutierrez 2 23 11.50 15 0
Terry Tucker 1 10 10.00 10 0
Robert Newkirk 1 9 9.00 9 0
George Sanchez 1 4 4.00 4 0

Denver

Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TDs
John Bush 4 55 13.75 19 0
Charles Bane 3 52 17.33 24 1
Kenneth Ballard 2 24 12.00 15 0
Omar Schroder 1 23 23.00 23 0
Charles Thompson 1 20 20.00 20 0
Anthony Shields 2 14 7.00 10 0
Angel Wood 1 7 7.00 7 0
Tony Oppenheim 1 7 7.00 7 0
Francis Warren 1 4 4.00 4 0

Blocking Stats

New Orleans

Name PassBlk RunBlk SkAlld TklAlld
Jason Fegley 32 20 1 1
Jaime Holloway 0 1 0 0
Jeremy Hughes 0 3 0 1
Robert Orozco 1 2 0 0
Henry Stump 0 1 0 0
Thomas Howard 0 3 0 0
Karl Payton 0 2 0 1
Emmett Ventura 0 4 0 0
Gregory Daniels 0 2 0 0
Joseph Velazquez 0 1 0 0
Robert Newkirk 9 18 0 1
Benjamin Anderson 2 1 0 0
Gerald Cook 23 22 0 2
George Gillies 27 21 0 0
Douglas Silverstein 4 0 0 0
Clinton Martin 0 1 0 0
John Layne 0 1 0 0
Paul Conway 22 21 0 0
Michael Fegley 0 7 0 0
Otha Craig 3 0 0 0
Thomas Barnett 3 1 0 1
George Sanchez 6 7 0 0
Thomas Bowers 2 15 0 0
Gabriel Williams 21 12 0 1
Clinton Wilson 0 2 0 0
Leigh Daugherty 21 14 0 0
Harold Obryan 19 15 0 1
Joseph Johnson 19 13 0 0
Lee King 16 15 0 2
Walter Sanabria 0 6 0 0
Terry Tucker 2 11 0 0
Robert Tripp 0 4 0 0
Thomas Gutierrez 0 5 0 0
Loyd Carmichael 11 3 0 1
Tom Fouts 6 8 0 0
Lester Romero 30 25 0 0
Stewart Wilson 3 2 0 0
Leon Robertson 0 1 0 0
Mark Priddy 0 1 0 0
Jesse Hein 0 1 0 0
David Ortiz 3 3 0 0
Brian Moreno 0 8 0 0
Brett Luther 0 4 0 0
Edwin Badger 2 1 0 0

Denver

Name PassBlk RunBlk SkAlld TklAlld
Scott Woodley 20 20 1 1
Michael Hall 23 8 1 1
Angel Wood 6 13 1 0
Ronnie Zielinski 17 16 1 2
Kenneth Ballard 7 7 1 1
Richard Allen 0 2 0 1
Charles Bane 0 4 0 1
John Trombly 0 1 0 0
Omar Schroder 7 4 0 0
Charles Ramirez 24 9 0 0
Joe Chapman 1 4 0 0
Joseph Moore 3 2 0 0
Kevin Lohr 1 1 0 0
Samuel Rivera 0 3 0 1
Marcus Stewart 0 2 0 0
Leon Taylor 1 1 0 0
Joseph Cantara 2 0 0 0
Glenn Oakes 0 1 0 0
Stacey Chin 0 1 0 0
Melvin Seale 0 4 0 2
Henry Elmore 2 1 0 0
Samuel Dillon 0 7 0 0
Steven Hernandez 22 19 0 1
Palmer Christmas 23 20 0 2
Daniel Griffith 23 13 0 0
Tony Oppenheim 1 8 0 0
Charles Thompson 2 10 0 0
Anthony Shields 0 5 0 0
Francis Warren 2 1 0 0
Lowell Lightfoot 2 0 0 0
Steve Jones 33 12 0 1
James Denison 28 12 0 2
Donald Butler 2 1 0 0
Robert Campbell 23 12 0 1
John Bush 0 6 0 0
Richard Lemmon 19 15 0 2
Robert Freeman 1 1 0 0

Interception Stats

New Orleans

Name Int Yds Avg TDs
Richard Schriver 1 0 0.00 0

Denver

Name Int Yds Avg TDs
Thomas Cole 1 0 0.00 0

Fumble Stats

New Orleans

Name Fumb Recov Force TDs
Tommy Nordman 1 0 0 0
George Sanchez 1 0 0 0
Robert Grosse 0 1 1 0

Denver

Name Fumb Recov Force TDs
Rolando Tanner 1 0 0 0
Richard Allen 0 1 1 0
Glenn Oakes 0 0 1 0
Kevin Lohr 0 1 0 0

Punting

New Orleans

Name Punts Yds Avg Net Lng In 20
Thomas Russell 4 202 50.50 47.00 63 1

Denver

Name Punts Yds Avg Net Lng In 20
Jerome Lamoureux 5 239 47.80 47.00 49 1

Kicking

New Orleans

Name FG 40+ 50+ Lng XP
Thomas Walker 4 / 4 1 / 1 0 / 0 49 1 / 1

Denver

Name FG 40+ 50+ Lng XP
Clark Laney 2 / 2 2 / 2 0 / 0 48 3 / 3

Punt Return

New Orleans

Name Ret Yds Avg Lng TDs
Brian Moreno 2 5 2.5 5 0

Denver

Name Ret Yds Avg Lng TDs
Samuel Dillon 2 9 4.5 9 0
Tony Oppenheim 1 7 7.0 7 0

Kick Return

New Orleans

Name Ret Yds Avg TDs
Tom Fouts 2 61 30.5 0

Denver

Name Ret Yds Avg TDs
Tony Oppenheim 1 105 105.0 1

Defensive Stats