Chargers defensive tackle Corey Liuget will miss the rest of the season after suffering a right knee injury Sunday against the Broncos, coach Anthony Lynn said.
The 39-year-old Brees is having an extraordinary season, and the Saints are the league’s best team. Put No. 9 at No. 1 in the right-minded MVP standings.
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Asked if the Broncos rose up and played well, Keenan Allen said: “No, I don’t think they played well at all. We dominated the game. Turnovers, we gave them some points and that’s what happened. They suck.”
With the Saints leading the Eagles by 31 early in the fourth quarter, cameras caught a frustrated Malcolm Jenkins giving his former coach Sean Payton the finger after New Orleans went for it on fourth-and-6.
Both Jon Gruden and Derek Carr insisted the heated conversation between coach and quarterback late in the first half of the Oakland Raiders’ 23-21 victory over the Arizona Cardinals was not their first such discussion.