BY LUKE JOHNSON | Staff writer
Cliché though it may be in the sports world, the 2019 New Orleans Saints were proof in the power of the phrase “next man up.”
Now can they do it again?
With star receiver Michael Thomas reportedly in line to miss several weeks with a high ankle injury, the Saints offense finds itself in the unfortunate position of figuring out how to keep the chains moving without one of the NFL’s premier talents.
Of course, the Saints made it work last season despite losing integral players like Drew Brees (five games), Alvin Kamara (two games), Jared Cook (two games), Terron Armstead (one game)...