| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|5-9-0 ||0-0 ||3501 ||1659 ||1842 ||34 ||207 ||4580 ||2178 ||2402 ||30 ||271 |
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The New Orleans Saints' seventh season was in 1973, playing their home games at Tulane Stadium. During the offseason they hired John North to lead the team. North previously was the wide receivers coach of the Detroit Lions and had eight years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 5-9-0, 5-2-0 at home and 0-7-0 on the road.
Head Coach: John North Offensive Line Coach: Dixie White Director of Pro Personnel: Ernie Hefferle Chief Scout: Bob Whitman Owner: John Mecom