Thumbs up: Ken Crawley

His first-quarter, end zone interception of Jay Cutler set a tone as the Saints recorded their first shutout since December 2012.

Thumbs up: Alvin Kamara

The rookie caught 10 passes on 10 targets for 71 yards and a TD with five rushes for 25 yards.

Thumbs up: Cam Jordan

The leader of the Saints’ pass rush had four tackles, including a sack of Cutler resulting in a 10-yard loss.

Thumbs up: Michael Thomas

The “Man of the Match” (match?) according to stadium announcers had eight catches for 89 yards, including the Saints’ first touchdown.

Scott Rabalais

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