BY LUKE JOHNSON | Staff writer
With Michael Thomas sitting out the Week 2 contest against the Las Vegas Raiders, the New Orleans Saints planned to get wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders involved in the offensive attack.
The game just didn’t unfold according to plan.
"I honestly don't feel like there have been a ton of opportunities,” said quarterback Drew Brees. “We've called some downfield shots. For example, we called two in that game that were designed to go to him down the field, unfortunately, the coverage didn't really dictate that, didn't really allow that.
“There was a couple other opportunities that for whatever...