Minnesota (2nd - NFCN) at New Orleans (4th - NFCS)

Matchup Details
Sun, Sep 21 - Mercedes-Benz Superdome
KICK OFF - 1:00 PM ET
W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Minnesota 1-11-1-00-11-00-2-0
New Orleans 0-20-2-00-00-22-0-0
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotes
WRC. Patterson
Prob Sun
Chest
09/20/14
Patterson has a chest injury but is likely to play Sunday against the Saints.
TP. Loadholt
Prob Sun
Ankle
09/20/14
Loadholt has an ankle injury but is likely to play Sunday against the Saints.
DTS. Floyd
Prob Sun
Shoulder
09/20/14
Floyd has a shoulder injury but is likely to play Sunday against the Saints.
CBX. Rhodes
Prob Sun
Groin
09/17/14
Rhodes has a groin injury but is expected to play Sunday against the Saints.
LBC. Greenway
Ques Sun
Hand
09/20/14
Greenway suffered a broken hand during Week 2 and is questionable to play Sunday against the Saints.
LBB. Watts
Ques Sun
Knee
09/16/14
Watts has a knee injury and has missed the last two games. He is questionable to return Sunday against the Saints.
LBM. Mauti
Ques Sun
Foot
09/16/14
Mauti has a foot injury and has missed the last two games. He is questionable to return Sunday against the Saints.
WRR. Smith
Ques Sun
Hamstring
09/16/14
Smith missed Week 2 with a hamstring injury and is questionable to play Sunday against the Saints.
RBA. Peterson
Out indefinitely
Disciplinary
09/17/14
Peterson has been placed on the exempt/commissioner's permission list due to an ongoing child abuse case. He will not be allowed to participate in any team activities and there is no timetable for his return.
SM. Raymond
I-R
Concussion
09/04/14
Raymond has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion.
New Orleans
PPlayerStatusNotes
GT. Lelito
Ques Sun
Back
09/20/14
Lelito is dealing with a back injury and is questionable for Sunday's game against the Vikings.
FBE. Lorig
Out Sun
Ankle
09/20/14
Lorig has missed the last two games due to an ankle injury and is not expected to play on Sunday against the Vikings.
DBM. Ball
Out Sun
Hamstring
09/20/14
Ball has missed the last two games due to a hamstring injury and is not expected to play Sunday against the Vikings.
LBD. Hawthorne
Out Sun
Ankle
09/20/14
Hawthorne is dealing with an ankle injury and is not expected to play in Sunday's game against the Vikings.
CJ. Goodwin
Out Sun
Elbow
09/20/14
Goodwin is dealing with an elbow injury and is not expected to play in Sunday's game against the Vikings.
RBM. Ingram
Mid Oct
Hand
09/15/14
Ingram suffered a broken hand in Week 2 and is expected to miss one month.
NTJ. Jenkins
Out indefinitely
Pectoral
09/04/14
Jenkins is recovering from a pectoral injury and there is no timetable for his return.
LBK. Fortt
I-R
Undisclosed
09/07/14
Fortt has been placed on injured reserve due to a undisclosed injury.
NEWS

Covers Preview - Life without Adrian Peterson continues for the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday when they travel to New Orleans to face the winless Saints. The Vikings' promising start to the season has given way to turmoil with their star running back suspended from team activities until his child abuse case is resolved. Peterson's absence is a break for the Saints, who at 0-2 are already are two games behind defending champion Carolina in the NFC South.

New Orleans Saints
 
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CLEAR 79 °F
Wind: ESE 5
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