1972 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
2-11-1 0-0 3664 2434 1230 37 226 4491 2402 2089 27 251
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The New Orleans Saints' sixth season was in 1972, and it was the third season J.D. Roberts served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 2-11-1, 2-5-0 at home and 0-6-1 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Los Angeles Rams 14-34
Week 2 Kansas City Chiefs 17-20
Week 3 San Francisco 49ers 2-37
Week 4 @ New York Giants 21-45
Week 5 Atlanta Falcons 14-21
Week 6 @ San Francisco 49ers 20-20
Week 7 Philadelphia Eagles 21-3
Week 8 @ Minnesota Vikings 6-37
Week 9 @ Atlanta Falcons 20-36
Week 10 @ Detroit Lions 14-27
Week 11 Los Angeles Rams 19-16
Week 12 @ New York Jets 17-18
Week 13 New England Patriots 10-17
Week 14 Green Bay Packers 20-30

Coaches

Head Coach: J.D. Roberts Offensive Coordinator: Ken Shipp Chief Scout: Bob Whitman Owner: John Mecom