From there, Mark Ingram took it home, stringing together back-to-back long rushes to get the team in field goal range, where Wil Lutz delivered on that 1.1 percent sliver of hope.
But in the fourth quarter, quarterback Drew Brees completed 11 of 11 passes in two late touchdown drives to tie the score at 31.
Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins is playing on his second franchise tag, and his long-term future with the Redskins has been the subject of much debate over the past few years. His return is considered questionable, which is also the case for Redskins guard Shawn Lauvao and defensive lineman Terrell McClain.
The dual-threat running back left the game after having four carries for 17 yards as well as one catch going for a 16-yard touchdown.
The good news is Cousins, who took a big shot to the head on the play in question, was able to come back and throw a touchdown pass to extend the Redskins' lead to 24-13 (at the time).
The Redskins gained 456 yards - their second most this season - against a Saints defense that had not allowed more 347 yards in any game during New Orleans' winning streak.
It hasn't helped that they lost cornerback Marshon Lattimore to an ankle injury on the opening drive.
With teammate Jordan Reed suffering a setback and being ruled out for Sunday's game versus the Saints the former Maryland standout will see a lot of action in the passing game and should be in Week 11 starting lineups.
Redskins: Host the New York Giants on Thanksgiving night.
Matthew Rycroft, the British ambassador to the United Nations, said it is "absolutely crucial" that the JIM mandate is renewed . Nebenzia said at the time that Moscow wanted to see a JIM report on attacks, which was issued two days later.
Mumbai: On early Thursday morning, Karan Johar surprised fans with a new poster of Dhadak stars Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khattar. Sonam Kapoor: Loved the first look in a heartbeat!?? The poster also revealed that the movie will release on July 6 next year.
The problem is common among defectors, the professor said, but may not be reflective of the North Korean population. North Korean soldiers are then believed to have fired around 40 rounds in a bid to stop him.
But ministers in the Edappadi Palaniswamy government blamed the Sasikala clan for the present state of affairs. Panneerselvam who were responsible for the raid at "Veda Nilayam", where the late Chief Minister lived.
Inventories of rose by roughly 1.9 million barrels for the week ended November 11, missing expectations of a draw of 2.2 barrels. Early yesterday, Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark dropped to $61 from the $64 recorded on November 7.
However, North Korea has been clear in its opposition to diplomatic talks that involve abandoning its nuclear program. China is North Korea's main ally and trading partner, accounting for 90 percent of the isolated state's trade volume.
Numerous reports of problems are showing up on Twitter , as affected customers are reaching out to the company for a solution. AT&T has replied to several customers on the social media site, advising them to turn their phones off and then back on.
Weather: Cold, wet and windy weekend
A northwest wind of 8 to 13 miles per hour , gusting as high as 18 miles per hour , will become light northwest after midnight. Clouds increase through the day Saturday from west to east ahead of our next system that brings rain and strong winds.
Bill Clinton says Trump should "stop seeking enemies"
As for Trump, the president who rarely sits out a feeding frenzy is selectively aiming his Twitter guns at those under scrutiny. More than a dozen women have accused Trump of groping and kissing then against their will; Trump has denied every allegation.
David Cassidy In Critical Condition ... Organs Failing
TMZ said that Cassidy, 67, was admitted to a Florida hospital three days before and that his condition had worsened since then. Back in March, the actor revealed he was battling dementia and was planning to quit live shows to focus on his health.
Trump Delays Change in Elephant Hunting Policy
Trump's administration on Thursday said it would allow game hunters to enter the U.S. with trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia. On Friday, Pacelle said, "Grateful to President Trump for reassessing elephant and lion trophy hunting imports".
Texas sheriff concerned about truck with anti-Trump message
Fonseca was released on a $1,500 bail Thursday evening, and after the story went viral, Neh's Facebook post has been removed. "I drive it all the time on a daily basis", Forsenca said , adding that she shares the truck with her husband.
Terrorists attack police team in Srinagar, sub-inspector dead
His body reached his native place in the evening and large number of people including men and women gathered at his residence. Later, police came to know that Mugees Ahmad Mir, one of the two militants who had managed to escape, was brought home dead.
Pope blesses Lamborghini being auctioned for charity
One of the Fiat 500s that carried Pope Francis around NY during his US visit fetched a reported $300,000 from a philanthropist. The particular Lambo Huracan RWD donated to the Pope was the result of an idea pushed by the ad agency Riptide, Milan.
OnePlus 5T Specs, Price, And Release Date Officially Announced
The internals, though, are all the same, and for the most part the majority of the features are too as it is the same software. OnePlus co-founder even took the opportunity to have a jab at Apple by claiming that some phones even cost more than $1,000.