2008 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
8-8-0 0-0 6571 4977 1594 26 354 5432 3547 1885 22 300
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The New Orleans Saints' forty-second season was in 2008, and it was the third season Sean Payton served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-8-0, 6-2-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Drew Brees was awarded with the AP Offensive Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-20
Week 2 @ Washington Redskins 24-29
Week 3 @ Denver Broncos 32-34
Week 4 San Francisco 49ers 31-17
Week 5 Minnesota Vikings 27-30
Week 6 Oakland Raiders 34-3
Week 7 @ Carolina Panthers 7-30
Week 8 San Diego Chargers 37-32
Week 10 @ Atlanta Falcons 20-34
Week 11 @ Kansas City Chiefs 30-20
Week 12 Green Bay Packers 51-29
Week 13 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-23
Week 14 Atlanta Falcons 29-25
Week 15 @ Chicago Bears 24-27
Week 16 @ Detroit Lions 42-7
Week 17 Carolina Panthers 31-33


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