New Orleans Saints rout Carolina Panthers, 34-3

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The New Orleans Saints improved to 6-3 going into the bye week after posting a 34-3 win at Carolina Sunday afternoon.

The three points scored by the Panthers were the fewest given up by the Saints since they held the Oakland Raiders to three in 2008.

Cornerback Jabari Greer scored the Saints’ first defensive touchdown of the season with a 24-yard interception return.

The Saints held Carolina quarterback Jimmy Clausen to just 47 yards passing.

Saints quarterback Drew Brees passed for 253 yards. He threw touchdowns to Jeremy Shockey and Jimmy Graham.