November 11, 2012; New Orleans, LA, USA; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) against the New Orleans Saints during the second half of a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Saints defeated the Falcons 31-27. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-US PRESSWIRE

By the numbers: New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons

Here are the numbers as to where the New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons rank with their upcoming Thursday night match-up.

New Orleans Saints Offense

Overall:  381.p ypg(Ranked 8th in the NFL)

Passing:  290.5 ypg(Ranked 5th in the NFL)

Rushing:  91.5 ypg(Ranked 27th in the NFL)

Atlanta Falcons Offense

Overall:  385.9 ypg(Ranked 6th in the NFL)

Passing:  297.6 ypg(Ranked 2nd in the NFL)

Rushing:  88.3 ypg(28th in the NFL)

New Orleans Saints Defense

Overall:  454.8 ypg(32nd in the NFL)

Passing:  298.3 ypg(30th in the NFL)

Rushing:  156.5 ypg(32nd in the NFL)

Atlanta Falcons Defense

Overall:  344.9 ypg(14th in the NFL)

Passing:  221.7 ypg(13th in the NFL)

Rushing:  123.2 ypg(22nd in the NFL)

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  • louisianakid1954

    The New Orleans Saints beat them once and they can do it again, if they stay focus. Drew Brees stay on target and know mistakes and keep the running game going.