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Saints WR Michael Thomas Expected to Take Part in Limited Practice

It’s been a tough season for Saints leading wide out Michael Thomas, but that could all change this week as reports are he could be back for the wild card game this week against the Chicago Bears. Thomas has only played in seven games this season, making 40 catches for 438 yards and no scores. […]

Reports Confirm Fractured Ribs and Collapsed Lung for Saints QB Brees

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees will miss the next few weeks after it was confirmed Wednesday through a second opinion that he’s suffered both a collapsed lung and fractured ribs. ESPN reports that the 41-year-old suffered a total of five fractured ribs, breaking two ribs on his right side and three on the left. […]

Report: Brees to Miss Some Time for Ribs to Heal

Led by Alvin Kamara’s three touchdowns the Saints Sunday moved to 7-2 with a 27-13 win over the San Francisco 49’ers. The win though didn’t come without a cost, as the team lost quarterback Drew Brees with a rib injury that forced him to sit in the second half, and was replaced by Jameis Winston. […]

Thomas’ High Ankle Sprain Likely to Force Him to Sit a Few Games

The Saints paid for their trying to go in for one last score on Sunday against the Buccaneers, as the team lost their best (and the NFL’s best) wide out in Michael Thomas with a high ankle injury. The wide out was injured in the Saints final drive when he was clipped from behind. He […]

Inactives for the Vikings-Saints NFC Wild Card Game

Here are today’s inactives for the NFC Wild Card Game in New Orleans between the Vikings and Saints. Vikings: CB Mackensie Alexander, OT Aviante Collins, DE Hercules Mata’afa, OG Dru Samia, WR Laquon Treadwell, OT Oli Udoh, DE Eddie Yarbrough Saints: CB Eli Apple, FS D.J. Swearinger, OL Ethan Greenidge, FB Zach Line, DE Noah […]

Sean Payton Says Drew Brees’ Knee is ‘Fine’ Despite Inflammation

Saints head coach Sean Payton doesn’t seem too worried about Drew Brees’ knee, saying that the QB is “fine” despite popping up on the injury report with knee inflammation according to Katherine Terrell of The Athletic. Payton added that the Saints just listed him on the injury report in case he had to put a […]

NFL Week 16 Inactives – Saints vs Titans

Here’s today’s inactives for the Titans battle against the Saints Saints: OG Andrus Peat, LB Kiko Alonso, S Vonn Bell, OGLarry Warford, OL Ethan Greenidge, DE Noah Spence, S D.J. Swearinger Titans: OLB Reggie Gilbert, DT Isaiah Mack, WR Adam Humphries, CB Adoree’ Jackson, RB Derrick Henry, DL Jeffery Simmons, LB Daren Bates

Two Starting Linebackers Ruled Out for the Saints Against the 49ers

The Saints have ruled out two of their starting linebackers before Sunday’s critical NFC showdown vs. the San Francisco 49ers, Mike Tripplet of ESPN reports. Strongside linebacker A.J Klein (knee) and middle linebacker Kiko Alonso (thigh) were both injured during last Thursday’s win at Atlanta. The timing is especially unfortunate because the 49ers have the […]