BY AMIE JUST | Staff writer
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The New Orleans Saints have placed special teams linebacker Chase Hansen on the injured reserve ahead of their game against the Carolina Panthers.
Hansen missed Thursday and Friday's practices with a groin injury. He was inactive against the Green Bay Packers last week.
With Hansen's move to the injured reserve, he can return to the active roster in three weeks — ahead of the Saints' Week 5 game against the Washington Football Team — if he's cleared to play.
Hansen has had a few injuries over the past few years.
He missed his rookie season in 2019 due to an...