NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The Saints trailed 31-16 late in the fourth quarter, but the Black and Gold scored 18 unanswered points in the fourth and overtime, giving the squad a 34-31 triumph. The Saints (8-2) win streak extends to eight games after beating Washington.
We have photos from Mark LaGrange that depict each nail-biting moment leading up to the incredible comeback.
Kamara first bobbles the pass into the air:
Then regathers it … while still shedding a tackler:
…. and then scores:
Payton screams to get the two point play off with the play clock running, and no time outs left:
Mark Ingram and Alvin Kumara celebrate following the scoring of the two point play. The game is now tied with little time left:
Defense shows up with QB hit, forcing a fumble:
…. the fumble is chased but eventually recovered by the Redskins …. and time runs out:
Cameron Jordan comes calling in an intimidating fashion:
…. and finishes the deal. This was in overtime, forcing the OT punt.
Celebration of the sack:
The defense comes through:
Ingram explodes in OT, putting the Saints in position to kick the winning field goal:
Wil Lutz tips the hat after kicking the winning points:
Punter to kicker:
Man of the hour: