BY LUKE JOHNSON | Staff writer
If success in the NFL is about how teams go about solving unexpected problems, then New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton’s method is to plug away at something until the full array of solutions are available, even if that means bypassing some sleep.
The Saints were faced with one of those problems that brings about sleepless nights this week. They likely had a solid indication they’d be without Michael Thomas again, but it wasn’t until after Thursday’s practice when they found out their other top receiver, Emmanuel Sanders, tested positive for the coronavirus.
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