Saints focused on Brees' health vs Panthers, fixing mistakes
METAIRIE - Saints coach Sean Payton isn't ready to say whether he expects Drew Brees to miss snaps because of a hit he took to his throwing arm.
Payton says the Saints will keep evaluating Brees' health and do what's best for him before deciding whether he plays this Sunday at Carolina.
Brees was in the locker room Monday when it was open to reporters. His outward appearance offered no hint at anything unusual, but on Sunday he acknowledged that one of the hits he took hurt his throwing shoulder and probably affected him on some throws.
Brees never left Sunday's 26-19 loss to Tampa Bay. He finished 255 yards and one touchdown.
Brees has not missed a start because of injury since joining New Orleans in 2006.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Wednesday's Health Report
Car linked to suspect in Lafayette triple murder found in Iberville Parish
Walker man shot to death Tuesday after physical fight escalated, police say
Feds say an upscale home on East Lakeshore drive was the center...
Hammond home invaders attempted to execute 7-year-old; police say gun misfired
Fans' Choice Player of the Week 4: Central's Glen Cage
Plaquemine's Jayden Rogers leading the Green Devils through music
Southeastern knocks off #4 Incarnate Word on Eli Sawyer game winning touchdown...
McKinley High's homecoming football game canceled after bench-clearing brawl broke out between...
LSU Baseball team volunteers with Baton Rouge's Miracle League