NASHVILLE, TN (12/11/11) – Drew Brees threw for 300 yards for the 10th time this season – tying Peyton Manning’s NFL record – as the New Orleans Saints defeated the Tennessee Titans 22-17 on Sunday afternoon.
The NFC South-leading Saints improved to 10-3 on the season, while the loss by Tennessee (7-6) coupled with Houston’s last-second win at Cincinnati allowed the Texans to clinch the AFC South.
Howard David and Tony Boselli called the action on Westwood One Sports.
(Jake Locker’s 6-yd scramble gives the Titans a 10-9 lead)
(Drew Brees hits Marques Colston for a TD to give New Orleans a 16-10 advantage)
(Brees and Colston hook up again to make it 22-10)
(Locker’s 40-yd TD pass to Nate Washington cuts the Saints’ lead to 22-17)
(New Orleans sacks Locker to end the game and stop a last-second drive by Tennessee)
(Postgame recap from Westwood One’s Howard David and Tony Boselli)