It is sometimes the case that proficient teams with restricted harm factors have a bonus over their opponents.
That’s positively the case for the anticipated matchup inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday between the 6-1 Saints and Eight-Zero Rams. Each workforce lists only one participant on the standing report Friday.
For Los Angeles, cornerback Sam Shields is questionable with an illness, and New Orleans defensive end Marcus Davenport is out resulting from a toe harm. Moreover very important for the Rams is that broad receiver Cooper Kupp is simply not listed and is predicted to play after missing the ultimate two video video games with a knee harm.
Rams head coach Sean McVay talked about of Shields: “Sam acquired sick inside the ultimate day or so, not feeling good. We’re hopeful that he’ll start feeling greater and have the ability to go, however when not, then now we have obtained some contingency plans. Not going sure in the case of how he’s recovering, if it’s a viral issue or — in case you’re feeling sick like that it’s sturdy.”
Within the meantime, the Patriots carried out their normal recreation of itemizing quite a few avid gamers as questionable. Of the alternative 21 teams having fun with Sunday, there are an entire of 59 avid gamers listed as questionable. New England lists 13.
Totally different notable avid gamers already declared out are Atlanta kicker Matt Bryant, Minnesota linebacker Anthony Barr, Washington left take care of Trent Williams and every Baltimore tackles, Ronnie Stanley and James Hurst. Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa is out and has however to play this season resulting from a foot harm.