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Saints 17, Chiefs 13 in pre-season starter

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BRETT MARTEL
AP Sports Writer

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Preston Parker had a pair of touchdown catches in his bid to fill one of New Orleans' open receiver spots, and the Saints defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 17-13 in the preseason opener for both teams Friday.

New Chiefs coach Andy Reid saw all he needed of new starting quarterback Alex Smith in the opening drive, which went 80 yards on 14 plays, capped by Jamaal Charles' TD run. Smith was 7 of 8 for 68 yards.

With Saints coach Sean Payton on the sideline for the first time since his bounty ban ended, Drew Brees was 7 of 10 for 65 yards in two series, which produced one field goal.

His longest completion went for 22 yards to rookie Kenny Stills, who like Parker is a candidate to replace injured deep threat Joe Morgan as the Saints' No. 3 receiver behind Marques Colston and Lance Moore.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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The following stats are provided by the Associated Press:

NFL

Unofficial Final Statistics

 

Kansas City 10 0 0 3 -- 13

New Orleans 0 3 14 0 -- 17

 

First Quarter

KAN - TD, Jamaal Charles, 1-yard run (Ryan Succop kick), 8:37

KAN - FG, Ryan Succop, 42 yards, 4:06

 

Second Quarter

NOR - FG, Garrett Hartley, 24 yards, 13:35

 

Third Quarter

NOR - TD, Luke McCown, 2-yard pass to Preston Parker (Garrett Hartley kick), 8:43

NOR - TD, Luke McCown, 2-yard pass to Preston Parker (Garrett Hartley kick), 0:32

 

Fourth Quarter

KAN - FG, Ryan Succop, 32 yards, 14:44

 

TEAM STATISTICS

KAN NOR

First Downs 14 26

Rushes-Yards 17-59 36-119

Passing Yards 156 308

Comp-Att-Int 21-37-0 29-47-1

Return Yards 254 44

Punts-Avg. 7-46.0 6-49.8

Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-0

Penalties-Yards 6-73 7-56

 

 

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

 

RUSHING (Team: player, attempts-yards)

KAN: Chase Daniel 1-14, Jamaal Charles 5-13, Shaun Draughn 3-13, Ricky Stanzi 1-9, Knile Davis 5-7, Cyrus Gray 2-3.

NOR: Khiry Robinson 12-52, Travaris Cadet 13-40, Tim Toone 1-17, Mark Ingram 3-12, Darren Sproles 2-3, Kenny Stills 1-0, Luke McCown 1-(minus 1), Ryan Griffin 3-(minus 4).

 

PASSING (Team: player, completions-attempts-interceptions-yards)

KAN: Alex Smith 7-8-0-68, Chase Daniel 6-10-0-42, Ricky Stanzi 5-12-0-42, Tyler Bray 3-7-0-27.

NOR: Luke McCown 18-28-1-216, Drew Brees 7-10-0-65, Ryan Griffin 4-9-0-27.

 

RECEIVING (Team: player, receptions-yards)

KAN: Knile Davis 4-18, Jamaal Charles 3-27, Anthony Fasano 2-21, Cyrus Gray 2-3, Rico Richardson 2-22, Devon Wylie 2-24, Josh Bellamy 1-5, Frankie Hammond 1-17, Travis Kelce 1-17, Dexter McCluster 1-12, Jamar Newsome 1-5, Anthony Sherman 1-8.

NOR: Preston Parker 4-43, Nick Toon 4-66, Michael Higgins 3-15, Andy Tanner 3-59, Benjamin Watson 3-24, Travaris Cadet 2-20, Jed Collins 2-7, Lance Moore 2-21, Khiry Robinson 2-15, Jarred Fayson 1-4, Jimmy Graham 1-4, Saalim Hakim 1-8, Kenny Stills 1-22.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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