It was the pigskin version of being dismantled.
The Saints routed the Eagles, 48-7, Sunday afternoon at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Drew Brees completed 22 of 30 passes for 363 yards and 4 touchdowns. The Saints had 546 yards of offense, the Eagles 196.
Brees’ touchdown passes were 3 yards to Austin Carr, 15 yards to Tre’Quan Smith, 23 yards to Michael Thomas, and 37 yards to Alvin Kamara. Mark Ingram also scored on runs of 14 yards and 1 yard.
Here’s a report from WGNO sports.