Saints earn first win in comeback fashion over Chargers

Saints earn first win in comeback fashion over Chargers

UNDATED (WLOX) - John Kuhn rushed for three touchdowns to help the New Orleans Saints earn a 35-34 comeback victory over the San Diego Chargers Sunday afternoon.

The Saints (1-3) earned their first win of the year despite trailing the Chargers (1-3) by 13 points late in the fourth quarter.

San Diego committed two late, costly turnovers that gave New Orleans the ball inside Chargers territory. Brees threw a touchdown pass to Michael Thomas to bring the Saints within 34-28 before Kuhn's third touchdown run put New Orleans ahead for good moments later.

The Saints have a bye week approaching before returning home to host the Carolina Panthers.

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