BY AMIE JUST | Staff writer
Michael Thomas tried to get out of the way.
The New Orleans Saints' All-Pro wide receiver saw running back Latavius Murray barreling ahead toward the end zone, and Thomas took a few steps to the left.
But as Thomas turned his head away, a Tampa Bay defender pushed a lunging Murray to the left, causing the two Saints to collide with Murray rolling up on Thomas’ left ankle. Upon impact, Thomas crumpled onto the field before popping back up and limping to the sideline.
The reigning NFL offensive MVP didn’t receive immediate assistance on the bench, but with two minutes to play, he didn’t...