BY LUKE JOHNSON | Staff writer
It would have been a surprise to a lot of people back in August if you would have said by Week 7, the New Orleans Saints would have been leaning on undrafted rookie wide receiver Marquez Callaway to keep their passing game afloat.
And maybe coach Sean Payton would have been surprised too, to a degree — nobody would have guessed the Saints would have been going into a game without either of their top two receivers, Michael Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders. But then again, the coach saw something in Callaway that others weren’t privy to in the shortened 2020 offseason.
“Normally, you might have...