New Orleans Saints 14 @ Houston Texans 24: Second Half Open Thread

Certainly a disappointing first half for the Saints, who are down 24-14 to the Houston Texans in a week two preseason matchup.

Unlike last week the Saints defense has looked incredibly porous tonight and it starts with piss poor tackling. Gregg Williams will have some heated words for his entire unit. The offense, on the other hand, looks better than last week, particularly in the run department. There is still obviously a lot of work to be done before the regular season arrives.

Click the picture at right for more from tonight's game. Make the jump for complete first half stats. 

Team Stats

NO HOU
First Downs 15 19
Total Yards 246 323
Passing Yards 160 181
Rushing Yards 86 142
Penalties (Yds) 4(50) 4(40)
Turnovers 1 0
Punts (AVG) 2(27) 0(0)
Time of Pos. 14:40 15:13

 

 

Top Performers

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
D. Brees 7/14 109 0 0
Rushing CAR YDS TD LG
P. Thomas 6 33 0 13
M. Ingram 7 25 1 7
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
J. Graham 2 30 0 19
L. Moore 2 28 0 19
J.Morgan 1 56 1 56T

 

HOUSTON TEXANS

Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
M. Schaub 12/16 163 0 0
Rushing CAR YDS TD LG
B. Tate 9 95 1 43
A. Foster 5 47 2 28T
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
A. Johnson 4 100 0 48
J. Jones 3 20 0 11
J. Casey 2 18 0 11
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