By the numbers: New Orleans Saints vs. San Francisco 49ers


Jan 14, 2012; San Francisco, CA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) calls an audible from behind the line of scrimmage against the San Francisco 49ers during the third quarter of the 2011 NFC divisional playoff game at Candlestick Park. San Francisco defeated New Orleans 36-32. Mandatory Credit: Jason O. Watson-US PRESSWIRE

As the New Orleans Saints prepare to face the San Francisco 49ers, here is a look at where both teams rank on both offense and defense.

New Orleans Saints Offense

Overall:  391.1 ypg(6th in NFL)

Passing:  296.4 ypg(3rd in the NFL)

Rushing:  94.7 ypg(26th in NFL)

San Francisco 49ers Offense

Overall:  364.6 ypg(13th in the NFL)

Passing:  199.3 ypg(28th in the NFL)

Rushing:  165.3 ypg(1st in NFL)

New Orleans Saints Defense

Overall:  462.8 ypg(32nd in the NFL)

Passing:  305 ypg(31st in the NFL)

Rushing:  157.8 ypg(32nd in the NFL)

San Francisco 49ers Defense

Overall:  277.2 ypg(2nd in the NFL)

Passing:  182.9 ypg(2nd in the NFL)

Rushing:  94.3 ypg(7th in the NFL)