Third-quarter update: The Saints and the Jets traded field goals in the period as New York heads into the final period up 23-17.
Nick Folk connected on a 47-yard field for the Jets and Garrett Hartley nailed a career-long 55-yarder to keep it a one-score game.
Drew Brees was sacked several times in the quarter and took a number of hard hits.
Key stats: Drew Brees, 21 of 33, 293 yards, two TDs, two picks; Jimmy Graham, seven catches for 99 yards. Jets, Geno Smith, 8 of 17 for 115 yards and one rushing TD; Chris Ivory, 13 carries for 123 yards.