An altercation between Michael Thomas and cornerback C.J. Gardner-Johnson led the New Orleans Saints to sit their star wide out for Monday night’s overtime victory over the Los Angeles Chargers.
Without Thomas in the lineup, the Saints found themselves down 17 points in the second quarter and needed the extra period to emerge victorious over the Chargers.
While Saints head coach Sean Payton declined to elaborate on the nature of Thomas’ suspension, quarterback Drew Brees said that he’s confident the issue will be put behind them.
“I’ve spoken with Mike,” Brees said, via Luke Johnson of...