2009 New Orleans Saints schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
13-3-0 3-0 7468 5072 2396 29 410 6990 4670 2320 47 379
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The New Orleans Saints' forty-third season was in 2009, and it was the fourth season Sean Payton served as the head coach of the team. The Saints played their home games at Louisiana Superdome. They finished the year 13-3-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC South, and 3-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Indianapolis Colts 31-17, the team's first championship win. At the end of the season, Drew Brees was awarded with the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 Cincinnati Bengals 17-7
Preaseason Week 2 @ Houston Texans 38-14
Preaseason Week 3 @ Oakland Raiders 45-7
Preaseason Week 4 Miami Dolphins 7-10
Week 1 Detroit Lions 45-27
Week 2 @ Philadelphia Eagles 48-22
Week 3 @ Buffalo Bills 27-7
Week 4 New York Jets 24-10
Week 5 Bye Week
Week 6 New York Giants 48-27
Week 7 @ Miami Dolphins 46-34
Week 8 Atlanta Falcons 35-27
Week 9 Carolina Panthers 30-20
Week 10 @ St. Louis Rams 28-23
Week 11 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 38-7
Week 12 New England Patriots 38-17
Week 13 @ Washington Redskins 33-30
Week 14 @ Atlanta Falcons 26-23
Week 15 Dallas Cowboys 17-24
Week 16 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17-20
Week 17 @ Carolina Panthers 10-23


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Arizona Cardinals 45-14
Conference Championship Minnesota Vikings 31-28
Super Bowl vs. Indianapolis Colts 31-17

2009 New Orleans Saints Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Sean Payton Assistant Head Coach: Joe Vitt Offensive Coordinator: Pete Carmichael Jr. Defensive Coordinator: Gregg Williams Special Teams Coordinator: Greg McMahon Quarterbacks Coach: Joe Lombardi Wide Receivers Coach: Curtis Johnson Offensive Line Coach: Aaron Kromer Running Backs Coach: Bret Ingalls Tight Ends Coach: Terry Malone Offensive Assistant Coach: Carter Sheridan Defensive Line Coach: Bill Johnson Linebackers Coach: Joe Vitt Secondary Coach: Dennis Allen Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Travis Jones Assistant Linebackers Coach: Adam Zimmer Assistant Secondary Coach: Tony Oden Assistant Special Teams Coach: Mike Mallory Coaching Assistant: Blake Williams, Brian Young, Mike Cerullo Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Dan Dalrymple Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Charles Byrd, Adam Bailey Owner: Tom Benson General Manager: Mickey Loomis Executive Vice President: Mickey Loomis Assistant Player Programs: Carter Sheridan Assistant Video Director: Joe Alley Video Assistant: Marcus Ungaro