2016 New Orleans Saints Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-9
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's South Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Sean Payton (7-9)
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
2016 New Orleans Saints Roster
2016 New Orleans Saints Results

The New Orleans Saints of the National Football League ended the 2016 season with a record of 7 wins and 9 losses, finishing third in the NFL's South Division of the National Football Conference.

New Orleans piled up points with 469 points, while the leaky defense surrendered 454. Drew Brees directed the offense, slinging for 5,208 yards. Michael Thomas grabbed 92 passes, while Brandin Cooks added 1,173 receiving yards. Willie Snead was targeted regularly, too.

Mark Ingram carried the ball for a team-leading 1,043 yards for the Saints.

Kenny Vaccaro, Sterling Moore and Jairus Byrd each intercepted 2 opponent throws. Cameron Jordan sacked opposing passers 7.5 times.

Sean Payton coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Drew Brees67347170.052087.7375.5152.29827184101.7
Willie Snead11100.05050.01100.000.05000158.3
Totals67447270.052587.8385.6152.298 27184


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mark Ingram20510435.175 6
Tim Hightower1335484.130 4
John Kuhn18372.14
Daniel Lasco11322.90
Brandin Cooks6305.011 0
Drew Brees23200.92
Travaris Cadet4194.816 0
Tommylee Lewis3113.70
Coby Fleener122.01
Totals40417424.375 17


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Michael Thomas92113712.446 9
Brandin Cooks78117315.098 8
Willie Snead7289512.449 4
Coby Fleener5063112.650 3
Mark Ingram463196.922 4
Travaris Cadet402817.025 4
Brandon Coleman2628110.838 3
Tim Hightower222009.150 1
John Kuhn16704.411 1
Josh Hill151499.935 1
Tommylee Lewis77610.926 0
John Phillips5326.410 0
Daniel Lasco2115.50
Marcus Murphy133.00
Totals472525811.198 38


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Wil Lutz504998.0342882.4133


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Thomas Morstead57275148.366

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tommylee Lewis1416011.459 0
Marcus Murphy6579.522 0
Brandin Cooks122.00
Jairus Byrd122.00
De'Vante Harris100.00
Totals232219.659 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tommylee Lewis815219.026 0
Travaris Cadet1014414.425 0
Marcus Murphy710515.026 0
Tim Hightower36120.331 0
Totals2846216.531 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jairus Byrd23517.524 0
Kenny Vaccaro23015.030 0
Sterling Moore284.00
Craig Robertson12929.029 0
B.W. Webb177.00
Nathan Stupar100.00
Totals910912.130 0


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup PD Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
Craig Robertson927044402500
Vonn Bell70.55825401002
Jairus Byrd6956263
Kenny Vaccaro58.55017501002
Sterling Moore50441213
Cameron Jordan494018600001
Ken Crawley41.5403801001
Nathan Stupar43.5399202002
Dannell Ellerbe3934102
Nick Fairley362914
B.W. Webb25.524311
Roman Harper23.5223
Paul Kruger22.5205102101
Delvin Breaux19.51831
Sheldon Rankins17.515500001
Darryl Tapp14.512501000
Stephone Anthony13.5123
David Onyemata14.5117
Tyeler Davison169142
James Laurinaitis1398101000
De'Vante Harris8.581111000
John Jenkins864
Michael Mauti66000001
Kasim Edebali6.5531
P.J. Williams6522
Brian Dixon110
Michael Thomas231000
Coby Fleener21000
Shiloh Keo01000
Drew Brees51000
Tommylee Lewis21000
Willie Snead20000
Brandin Cooks10000
Mark Ingram20000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Wil Lutz028490133
Mark Ingram6400000264
Michael Thomas090000054
Brandin Cooks0800000048
John Kuhn41000030
Tim Hightower410000030
Coby Fleener130000024
Willie Snead040000024
Travaris Cadet040000024
Brandon Coleman03000018
Drew Brees20000012
Josh Hill0100006
Paul Kruger00000012