St. Louis Rams vs. New Orleans Saints: PFF Grades

Sometimes you just have to celebrate - Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

The St. Louis Rams pulled the wool over the New Orleans Saints eyes. Which players played the best though?

The St. Louis Rams shocked the experts when they defeated the New Orleans Saints 27-16 on Sunday. The Rams were impressive in a game that many favored them to get blown out in, and before the game there were rumors of the staff being on hot seats because of their record.

It was a great team effort by the Rams to pull the upset against a playoff team. Here's how the top guys graded and their statistics according to Pro Football Focus.

Offense

Rodger Saffold - Grade 3.6, no sacks allowed and no hurried, graded 2.1 as a run blocker.

Jake Long - Grade 3.4, only one hurried allowed and finished with a 2.1 in run blocking.

Cory Harkey - Grade 2.4, Harkey finished the game 3rd in receiving with 29 yards receiving

Lance Kendricks - Grade 1.8, only had 2 catches, but the touchdown one was a beauty.

Austin Pettis - Grade 1.7, was the leading receiver with 41 yards and made some key catches on only 13 snaps.

Zac Stacy- Grade 1.7, another plus 100 yard game for him, and he broke a 40 yard run.

Defense

Robert Quinn - Grade 7.4 one of the best players in the league had another monster game, a forced fumble, 2 sacks, 7 quarterback hurries, and 4 tackles.

Darian Stewart - Grade 1.4, Stewart was a surprise and he made a couple of splash plays throughout the game.

Janoris Jenkins - Grade 2.2, Jenkins didn't know he would play in this game until a couple hours before it started but that didn't stop him from having a good game only allowing 3 receptions for 41 yards.

Eugene Sims - Grade 3.3, Sims had 3 hurries.

William Hayes - Grade 0.6, Hayes had a sack, and 3 hurries.

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