The Saints are in control of the game with 21-3 lead over the Panthers at 3:02 in the second.
The New Orleans Saints host the Carolina Panthers in Week 6 of the NFL schedule on Sunday, kick off time at 1:00 PM ET, at Mercedez-Benz Superdome.
The Panthers (1-4) lost to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 17-14, last week in which quarterback Derek Anderson threw for 278 yards in 18-for-28 passes. Cameron Artis-Payne led in rushing with 85 yards and two touchdowns in 18 runs while Fozzy Whittaker had 45 yards in five attempts. Greg Olsen led in receiving with 181 yards in nine catches while Kelvin Benjamin complimented for 70 yards.
On the offense, Carolina is averaging 24.6 points and 392.0 yards per game. On the defense, Carolina is allowing 27.0 points and 341.2 yards per game against the opponents.
The New Orleans Saints (1-3) just came from a bye week after overpowering San Diego in the previous week. Quarterback Drew Brees threw for 207 yards and two touchdowns in 23-for-36 passes. Mark Ingram led in rushing with 56 yards and a touchdown while Daniel Lasco had 12 yards. Ingram also led in receiving with 49 yards in six catches while Michael Thomas had 44 yards and a touchdown in four receptions.
On the offense, New Orleans is averaging 28.5 points and 386.0 total yards per game. On the defense, New Orleans is allowing 32.5 points and 422.8 yards per game against the opponents.
Carolina Panthers vs New Orleans Saints game schedule info:
Date: October 16, 2016
Start Time: 1:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: Fox
Live Stream: NFL Game Pass
Odds and Point Spread: -3 Panthers