Derek Carr, Michael Thomas, Marcus Lattimore injured for Saints
The New Orleans Saints had three starting players leave with injuries during their game against the Minnesota Vikings.
Quarterback Derek Carr left the game in the third quarter after taking hits to
his shoulder and head. He was evaluated for a concussion and did not return.
Carr had previously left a game early this season with a shoulder injury.
Backup quarterback Jameis Winston replaced Carr and threw for 122 yards, two t
ouchdowns, and two interceptions.
Wide receiver Michael Thomas left the game in the first quarter with a knee inj
ury and did not return.
Thomas had been arrested two days prior to the game on charges of simple batter
y and criminal mischief.
Cornerback Marshon Lattimore also left the game in the fourth quarter with an a
Other players on the Saints, including cornerback Alontae Taylor, defensive li
neman Malcolm Roach, and wide receiver Rashid Shaheed, also appeared to deal with injuries during the game.