1989 New Orleans Saints Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-7
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Jim Mora (9-7)
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
1989 New Orleans Saints Roster
1989 New Orleans Saints Results

The New Orleans Saints of the National Football League ended the 1989 season with a record of 9 wins and 7 losses, finishing third in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference.

New Orleans moved the ball well, scoring 386 points, while the defensive squad allowed 301. Bobby Hebert threw for 2,686 yards. Eric Martin grabbed 68 passes for 1,090 yards. Dalton Hilliard was targeted regularly also.

Dalton Hilliard carried the pigskin for a team-leading 1,262 yards for the Saints.

The larcenous defense led the way with 39 turnovers. Dave Waymer picked off 6 opponent throws. Pat Swilling topped the defensive unit with 16.5 quarterback sacks, topping a defense credited with 47 sacks.

Jim Mora coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Bobby Hebert35322262.926867.6154.2154.2542217182.7
John Fourcade1076157.09308.776.543.754139692.0
Dalton Hilliard11100.03535.01100.000.03500158.3
Lonzell Hill000000140.0
Totals46128461.636517.9235.0194.154 36271


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dalton Hilliard34412623.740 13
Craig Heyward491833.715 1
Buford Jordan381794.732 3
Paul Frazier251124.521 1
John Fourcade14916.514 1
Bobby Hebert25873.511 0
Bobby Morse24321.539 0
Floyd Turner284.00
George Winslow100.00
Lonzell Hill1-7-7.0-7 0
Brett Perriman1-10-10.0-10 0
Totals50219483.940 19


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Eric Martin68109016.053 8
Dalton Hilliard525149.954 5
Lonzell Hill4863613.246 4
Hoby Brenner3439811.730 4
Floyd Turner2227912.754 1
Brett Perriman2035617.847 0
Craig Heyward13695.312 0
John Tice99810.923 1
Greg Scales88911.126 0
Buford Jordan45313.217 0
Paul Frazier3258.322 0
Derrick Shepard23618.023 0
Toi Cook188.00
Totals284365112.954 23


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Morten Andersen454497.8292069.0104


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tommy Barnhardt55217939.656
George Winslow1659537.250

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rod Harris271967.320 0
Derrick Shepard79113.056 1
Lonzell Hill7415.913 0
Bobby Morse10292.916 0
Brett Perriman11010.010 0
Floyd Turner177.00
Totals533747.156 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rod Harris1937819.939 0
Bobby Morse1027827.899 1
Gene Atkins1224520.432 0
Paul Frazier815719.629 0
Derrick Shepard813516.924 0
Undra Johnson23417.019 0
Kim Phillips12424.024 0
Dalton Hilliard12020.020 0
Lonzell Hill11313.013 0
Greg Scales100.00
Totals63128420.499 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dave Waymer66611.042 0
Robert Massey5265.222 0
Toi Cook38127.063 1
Brett Maxie34113.726 1
Milton Mack200.00
Pat Swilling11414.014 0
Gene Atkins1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals2122610.863 2


Player No. Yds Avg.
Pat Swilling16.50.0
Frank Warren9.50.0
Rickey Jackson7.50.0
Jim Wilks4.00.0
Sam Mills3.00.0
Wayne Martin2.50.0
Milton Mack1.00.0
Jumpy Geathers1.00.0
Toi Cook1.00.0
Vaughan Johnson1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Dalton Hilliard1350000108
Morten Andersen20440104
Eric Martin800048
Hoby Brenner400024
Lonzell Hill040000024
Buford Jordan3000018
John Tice10006
Paul Frazier1000006
Derrick Shepard0100006
Floyd Turner0100006
Brett Maxie10006
John Fourcade10006
Toi Cook010006
Bobby Morse0010006
Craig Heyward100006
Frank Warren00012
Brian Forde00012