New Orleans' second drive didn't get short-circuited at the Panther 1 like its first one did -- this time the Saints scored on a third-and-goal pass from the 4 from Drew Brees to Lance Moore.
Moore, who fumbled away the ball at the Carolina 1 on the first drive, took it in this time and gave New Orleans a 7-0 lead.
The Saints had nine first downs in the first quarter compared to Carolina's one.
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