Preview: New Orleans Saints (5-7) at New York Jets (3-9)

SUNDAY, DEC. 12, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // METLIFE STADIUM // REFEREE: LAND CLARK

ON THE AIRWAVES

TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Andrew Catalon, James Lofton, Sherree Burruss (field reporter)
SIRIUS: 121 (NO), 135 (NYJ) | XM: 386 (NO), 231 (NYJ) | SXM App: 822 (NO), 824 (NYJ)

 

REGULAR-SEASON SERIES HISTORY

LEADER: Saints lead all-time series, 7-6
STREAKS: Saints have won 3 of past 4
LAST GAME: 12/17/17: Jets 19 at Saints 31
LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/3/13: Jets 26, Saints 20

 

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS  LEADERS  NEW YORK JETS

L 27-17 vs. Dallas (Thu.) LAST WEEK L 33-18 vs. Philadelphia
Sean Payton: 2-1 COACH VS. OPP. Robert Saleh: 0-0
22.8/23.0 PTS. FOR/AGAINST 18.1/30.6
317.3 OFFENSE 327.0
Taysom Hill: 26-49-320-2-5-47.5 PASSING Zach Wilson (R): 141-243-1,539-6-11-66.2
Alvin Kamara: 146-530-3.6-3 RUSHING Tevin Coleman: 57-243-4.3-0
Marquez Callaway: 28-409-14.6-6 RECEIVING Elijah Moore (R): 43-538-12.5-5
346.5 DEFENSE 396.8
Marcus Davenport: 5.5 SACKS John Franklin-Myers, Quinnen Williams: 6
PJ Williams: 3 INTs Four tied: 1
+1 (17/16) TAKE/GIVE -16 (9/25)
Blake Gillikin: 48.3 (42.0) PUNTING (NET) Braden Mann: 41.2 (35.7)
Brett Maher: 10 (4/5 PAT; 2/3 FG) KICKING Eddy Pineiro (2019 w/ Chi.): 96 (27/29 PAT; 23/28 FG)

 

SAINTS NOTES

• QB TAYSOM HILL totaled 365 total yards (264 pass, 101 rush) & 2 TD passes in Week 13. Is 1 of 3 QBs (JUSTIN FIELDS & LAMAR JACKSON) with 100+ rush yards in single game in 2021. Has 2+ total TDs in each of his 1st 5 career starts at QB. Aims for his 3rd start at QB on road with 2+ TD passes & 100+ rating. QB TREVOR SIEMIAN has 2+ TD passes in 3 of his 4 starts in 2021.

• RB ALVIN KAMARA had 6 catches & 89 scrimmage yards (45 rec., 44 rush) & TD catch in last meeting. Needs 1 catch to surpass ROGER CRAIG (358) for most receptions by RB in 1st 5 seasons. Aims for his 4th in row on road with 115+ scrimmage yards & TD. Since 2017, leads NFL with 65 scrimmage TDs. RB MARK INGRAM aims for his 3rd in row on road with 100+ scrimmage yards. Had 2 TDs (1 rush, 1 rec.) in his last game vs. NYJ (12/12/19 w/ Bal.). Had 151 scrimmage yards (77 rec., 74 rush) & 2 rush TDs in last meeting.

• WR MARQUEZ CALLAWAY has 5 rec. TDs in his past 5 on road & aims for his 3rd in row on road with TD catch. WR LIL’JORDAN HUMPHREY has rec. TD in 2 of his past 3.

• DE CAMERON JORDAN had career-high 4 PD in last meeting. LB DEMARIO DAVIS Is 1 of 2 (T.J. WATT) with 10+ TFL in each of the past 5 seasons. Had 467 tackles, 31 TFL & 11.5 sacks in 80 games with NYJ (2012-15, 2017). CB MARSHON LATTIMORE had 3 PD & 12th-career INT last week. Is only player with 50+ tackles & 10+ PD in each of past 5 seasons. Had 3 PD & INT in last meeting. CB BRADLEY ROBY had season-high 2 PD last week.

 

JETS NOTES

• QB ZACH WILSON (rookie) completed 23 of 38 atts. (60.5 pct.) for 226 yards & 2 TDs vs. INT & rushed for TD last week. Aims for 3rd in row with rush TD. Aims for 4th home start in row with 200+ pass yards & 3rd home start in row with 2+ TD passes.

• RB TEVIN COLEMAN had season-high 77 scrimmage yards (58 rush, 19 rec.) last week. Aims for 3rd in row with 70+ scrimmage yards. Has TD catch in 3 of his past 4 vs. NO.

• WR JAMISON CROWDER had 62 rec. yards last week. Had 55 rec. yards in his last game vs. NO (10/8/18 w/ Was.) & aims for his 4th in row vs. Was. with 50+ rec. yards. Rookie WR ELIJAH MOORE led team with 6 catches for 77 yards & TD in Week 13. Has rec. TD in 4 of past 5 & 75+ rec. yards in 2 of past 3. Aims for his 4th in row at home with TD catch. Ranks 3rd among rookies with 5 rec. TDs, most by NYJ rookie since 1996 (KEYSHAWN JOHNSON – 8). TE RYAN GRIFFIN had 2nd rec. TD of season in Week 13. Had 4 catches for 72 yards & TD in only career game vs. NO (11/29/15 w/ Hou.).

• LB C.J. MOSLEY tied for team lead with 13 tackles last week. Aims for 4th in row with 8+ tackles. Has 25 tackles (12.5 per game), 3 TFL & sack in 2 career games vs. NO. Leads team with 101 tackles, his 5th-career season with 100+ tackles. LB QUINCY WILLIAMS tied for team lead with 13 tackles in Week 13. Aims for 4th in row with 7+ tackles. Has TFL in 2 of past 3. S ELIJAH RILEY had career-high 7 tackles & 1st-career sack last week. Aims for 4th in row with 5+ tackles.