The Saints (5-2) and winners of three straight, but yesterday’s win over division leader Tampa Bay (6-2) came at a high price:
#Saints QB Jameis Winston does, in fact, have a torn ACL, source said after the MRI. He is out for the season. There is also damage to the MCL.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 1, 2021
Backup QB/TE Taysom Hill is expected to clear concussion protocol ahead of New Orleans’ Week 9 tilt with the Atlanta Falcons. Trevor Siemian is also on the Saints’ roster.