The bad news continues on New Orleans. After the corridor Alvin Kamara would give positive to Covid-19, the rest of his teammates in the position were also out for the last week as high-risk contacts.
The Saints will face the Panthers without Latavius Murray, Dwayne Washington, Michael Burton and running back coach Joel Thomas.
TY Montgomery, who is primarily a special teams player, is expected to take the lead role in the game against Carolina. Taysom Hill He could also have plays as a running back.
— New Orleans Saints (@Saints) January 2, 2021
New Orleans could rest its starters thanks to already securing its playoff berth, but it still aspires to finish as the top seed, so coach Sean Payton is expected to come out with his best elements.
A Green Bay loss to Chicago would benefit the Saints as a whole.