8:53 PM EST, Thu December 08, 2016
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Three Saints offensive starters miss Thursday practice

Three Saints offensive starters miss Thursday practice

The New Orleans Saints are struggling with some injuries, it seems. Three injured players were held out of practice today after being limited on Wednesday: tackle Terron Armstead, running back Mark Ingram and center Max Unger. It’s not clear how likely these players are to suit up on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but their absence suggests they’d at least be affected by those injuries if they do take the field. Wide receiver Michael Thomas also missed his second consecutive practice, and is unlikely to suit up. As for the Buccaneers, their status was virtually unchanged from...
Tampa Bay Times 14 hours ago

Saints seek rushing resurgence against Buccaneers

METAIRIE, La. — Saints running back Tim Hightower isn't about to assume New Orleans' ground game will return to its usual form in Tampa on Sunday — even if last week's anemic performance looked more like an anomaly than a trend.
Times-Picayune 11 hours ago

Week 14 NFL odds: Saints an underdog against Buccaneers

The Saints are considered the underdog for the Week 14 matchup.
Sander Philipse / Bucs Nation 14 hours ago
Demar Dotson joins Buccaneers injury list

Demar Dotson joins Buccaneers injury list

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have suffered yet another injury: Demar Dotson was sidelined with a concussion in Wednesday’s practice, after playing all of Sunday’s game against the San Diego Chargers. Dotson will have to pass a concussion test to play on Sunday, and doesn’t have a lot of time to do that. If he can’t go, the Bucs will turn to veteran Gosder Cherilus, who started 13 games last season but struggled as he did. Still, at least the Bucs won’t have to turn to a street free agent. Dotson isn’t the only one struggling with a concussion: wide receiver Adam Humphries was also...

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Tampa Bay Times Dec 7, 2016

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