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By New Orleans Saints.Com
The Saints are undefeated after five games for the third time in the 43-year history of the franchise. The 1991 (started 7-0) and 1993 (started 5-0) teams also had 5-0 or better starts.
* The Saints tied a franchise record by scoring seven touchdowns (scored by seven different players). The only other seven-TD game in Saints history occurred on 11/2/69 at St. Louis in a 51-42 victory.
* Prior to this season, the Saints had scored 45 or more points only five times in franchise history (51 at STL, 11/2/69; 51 at SEA, 11/21/76; 51 vs. GB, 11/24/08; 45 at ATL, 10/19/03; 45 vs. NYG, 12/14/03). In the first five games this season, the Saints have reached the mark three times ? 45 vs. Detroit, 48 at Philadelphia and 45 today.
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