NFL: Drew Brees extends NFL record as New Orleans Saints topple the Philadelphia Eagles

Last Updated: 06/11/12 7:04am

  • Share:

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Drew Brees helped guide the New Orleans Saints to a 28-13 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday.

Brees extended his NFL record of consecutive games with a touchdown pass to 51 with two scoring connections - with the quarterback also completing 21-of-27 for 239 yards.

Brees found Marques Colston with a one-yard pass and then Jimmy Graham with a six-yard pass as New Orleans recorded their third win in four outings.

The Saints also saw Patrick Robinson pick off a Michael Vick pass to race in from 99 yards for the opening score, while Chris Ivory registered a 22-yard touchdown run.

Vick endured a miserable night as the Eagles fell to 3-5 for the season.

The Philadelphia quarterback has found his place in side under question and he did little to silence he critics.

As well as being intercepted, the 32-year-old was sacked seven times and completed 22-of-41 passes as the Saints cranked up the pressure.

Vick did connect with DeSean Jackson with a 77-yard touchdown pass, while Alex Henery landed two field goals.

  • Share:

Related

NFL Week Nine

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Up and running, finally

Tampa Buc losing trend

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers improved their record to 1-8 with a 22-19 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Monday night.

Doug Martin: Rushed for 251 yards against Oakland in Tampa's 42-32 success

Bucs power past Raiders

Three unanswered third-quarter touchdowns helped the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 42-32 win over the Oakland Raiders.

Tom Coughlin: Left frustrated as the Giants let a 20-10 lead slip to lose to the Steelers

Steelers stun the Giants

Tom Coughlin admitted the Giants failed to give New York the lift it needed as they lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Most Popular

Features

NFL Power Rankings

NFL Power Rankings

Simon Veness assesses the movers and shakers after another wild Week Four in the NFL.

Watson fulfils Wembley dream

Watson fulfils Wembley dream

Oakland Raiders' Menelik Watson never envisaged playing at Wembley, let alone as an NFL player

Happy NFL Mondays

Happy NFL Mondays

Sky Sports has won the rights to show NFL's Monday Night Football as part of a new five-year deal.