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Saints vs. Panthers injury report update: Michael Thomas downgraded

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

The New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers announced who participated in Thursday's practice session on the second injury report of Week 7

Saints face ‘frenemy’ in Panthers QB Bridgewater

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

The time has come for Teddy Bridgewater to return to the place where he rehabilitated his NFL career and try to beat the team that helped him do it. Bridgewater made two starts in the Superdome last year during his 5-0 run as a fill-in starter for then-injured Saints quarterback Drew Brees. If he can win Sunday with his new team, it’ll move the Carolina Panthers (3-3) ahead of New Orleans (3-2) in the NFC South.

FOCO releases Saints star Cam Jordan “Art of the Sack” bobblehead

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

FOCO, the leading manufacturer of sports and entertainment merchandise, is once again coming through for New Orleans Saints fans as they have just released a new bobblehead. They have recently come out with a “Swing Vote” Drew Brees and Michael Thomas 2019 Offensive Player of the Year bobblehead. Now, they have upped the ante by giving New Orleans fans an “Art of the Sack” Cameron Jordan bobblehead.

CSC Staff Picks Week 7: Saints expected to beat the Panthers

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

With the 2020 NFL season now entering Week 7, we’re continuing our new weekly bit where some of the staff here at Canal Street Chronicles tries to pick winners and losers for every NFL game each week. In Week 6, there were plenty of upsets and surprises across the league, but at least one thing is consistent: the NFC South is full of surprises.

Week 7 NFL DFS Bargains

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

Check out the best bargains for Week 7 NFL DFS lineups (Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports)

Amid a contract year, Saints safety Marcus Williams changes agents

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

New Orleans Saints safety Marcus Williams fired his old agent and hired a new one while playing out the final year of his rookie contract.

Payton on Thomas’ availability vs. Panthers: ‘We’ll see’

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton announced Wednesday that the discipline surrounding Michael Thomas is over, however he remained coy about the wide receiver's availability for the next game. Thomas was scratched from New Orleans' 30-27 overtime victory over the Los Angeles Chargers on Oct. 12 after he reportedly punched teammate Chauncey Gardner-Johnson during a fight in practice. While the Saints (3-2) are ready to return from last week's bye, Payton wasn't ready to commit to Thomas being on the field for Sunday's home game against the Carolina Panthers (3-3).

State of the NFC South: Week 7 is upon us

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

The drama fueled Saints had a bye week in Week 6, while the rest of the division foes took the battlefield. The Saints will be getting their Offensive Player of The Year, Michael Thomas back for the Week 7 matchup against the division opponent-Carolina Panthers. As for the Carolina Panthers in Week 6, the Christian McCaffrey less squad fell at defeat to the Chicago Bears.

Fleur-de-Links, October 21: Fans finally allowed in the Superdome

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

Saints legend Steve Gleason appeared on HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. Marcus Davenport talks about how “new normal,” saying, “I’ve gotten bigger, stronger. Mickey Loomis speaks on Saints’ bye week, saying, “it was fantastic.

Saints to allow fans at home games

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

After talk of finding a new city for their home games to have fans in attendance this season, the New Orleans Saints can stay put at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and gradually build up their spectator counts. Thanks to an agreement between the team and New Orleans' mayor, LaToya Cantrell, doors will open to 3,000 fans on Sunday when the Saints host the Carolina Panthers. Assuming that coronavirus numbers in New Orleans remain stable, Superdome attendance can rise to 6,000 for games in November and 15,000 in December.