The Saints and Rams have played 70times with St. Louis holding a 39-31 edge. Former longtime foes in the NFC West, the Saints have played only the Atlanta Falcons (87) and the San Francisco 49ers (73) more often than the Rams. Since Sean Payton became head coach in 2006, the Saints and Rams have split their four meetings.
Three of the last six games between the two clubs in the series have been decided by a eight points or less, one by a field goal or less. From 1985-95, New Orleans won 15 of 20 meetings with the Rams. St. Louis responded by winning five of six from 1995-1997. New Orleans is 8-12 vs. the Rams since the organization relocated from Los Angeles to St. Louis in 1995.
Saints' Largest Margin of Victory: 27 (Saints 37, Rams 10, 10/4/87 at Louisiana Superdome)
Rams' Largest Margin of Victory: 31 (Rams 43, Saints 12, 11/28/99 at Trans World Dome)
Current Series Streak: Rams 1 (10/30/11-present)
Saints' Longest Win Streak: 7 (12/9/90-10/3/93)
Rams' Longest Win Streak: 5, Two times (10/26/75-10/16/77 and 9/11/83-11/3/85)
Most Points by Saints: 37, Rams 34 (10/23/94 at Louisiana Superdome)
Most Points by Rams: 45, Saints 28 (12/5/71 at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum)
Most Points, Both Teams: 73 (Rams 45, Saints 28, 12/5/71 at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum)
Fewest Points by Saints:0, Rams 24 (9/22/74 at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum)
Fewest Points by Rams: 0, last Saints 6 (11/9/86 at Louisiana Superdome)
Fewest Points, Both Teams: 6, (Saints 6, Rams 0, 11/9/86 at Louisiana Superdome)
Most Rushing Yards (Saints): RB George Rogers, 162 yards on 29 carries (5.6 avg.) with one TD on 9/13/81 at Louisiana Superdome.
Most Passing Yards (Saints): QB Aaron Brooks, 316 yards on 24 of 41 passing (58.5 %) with one touchdown (91.1 rating) on 9/26/04 at Edward Jones Dome.
Most Receptions (Saints): WR Andre Hastings, nine receptions for 113 yards (12.6 avg.) on 11/28/99 at the Trans World Dome.
Most Receiving Yards (Saints): WR Willie Jackson, 156 yards on eight receptions (19.5 avg.) with one TD on 12/17/01 at Louisiana Superdome.