Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas was a limited participant on the first team practice report since their bye week. That’s not surprising since he is recovering from a high ankle sprain that has kept him out the past five games.
What was not expected is that he was also listed with a hamstring injury.
However, head coach Sean Payton had a somewhat optimistic if vague tone about the status of last year’s NFC Offensive Player of the Year for the NFC South matchup Sunday against the Carolina Panthers.
“We’ll see. I think he’s feeling better. [But] we really don’t get into injuries or...