On January 13th the Eagles faced the Saints in what happened to be a very close game. On the very first play of the game Drew Brees throws deep and is intercepted causing a turnover. With 10 minutes and 42 seconds left in the first quarter the Eagles scored first with a touchdown followed by and extra point. The Saints were stopped and were forced to punt and with 4 minutes and 37 seconds left the Eagles score now winning 14 – 0. At 7:23 on fourth down in the second quarter the saints scored their first touchdown. With 10 second left in the 2nd quarter the saints scored a field goal. At 1:40 in the 3rd quarter the Saints scored another touchdown and made the extra point to go up 14 – 17. At 10:30 in the 4th the Saints scored another field goal and go up 14 – 20. At 2 minutes in the 4th quarter a pass to Alshon Jeffery slipped through his hands and was intercepted and the Saints held on to win.