4:45 LRN Sportscast

Saints head coach Dennis Allen said today they dodged a bullet with the injury to Derek Carr’s right shoulder. Allen confirmed it is an A-C sprain and he’s already feeling better after suffering the injury during the third quarter of Sunday’s one-point loss to Green Bay. Allen is not closing the door on Carr playing this Sunday at home against Tampa Bay, but we have to wait to see how he responds to the injury…
cut 17 (21) “…wait and see”
The Saints host Tampa Bay on Sunday. The Buccaneers host the Eagles tonight. Also, the Bengals host the Rams and Joe Burrow is expected to play with that nagging calf injury.

For the second straight week, LSU quarterback Jayden Daniels has been named the SEC Offensive Player of the Week. Daniels started slow against Arkansas but finished 20 of 29 for 320 yards and four touchdowns to help LSU beat the Razorbacks by three points.

The Tigers needed Daniels to have another big night because the defense couldn’t stop giving up big plays.
LSU’s defense allowed 426 yards as there were a few blown coverages. Coach Brian Kelly says they will keep working at it as they begin a two-game road trip this Saturday at Ole Miss…
Cut 20 (21) “..with the win”
LSU is at Ole Miss at 5 PM on Saturday. The game at Missouri on October 7th is at 11 AM.