NEW ORLEANS The good news for the Saints heading into tonight's crucial NFC South matchup with Carolina is that there were no surprises in the inactive list.
No starters and only two key backups will not play.
Safety Rafael Bush (ankle) and defensive end Glenn Foster (knee) both will miss the game.
Quarterback Ryan Griffin, cornerback Tevin Wade, tackle Terron Armstead and receiver Nick Toon are all healthy scratches. Linebacker Keyunta Dawson will miss his second game with a calf issue.
For Carolina, receiver Tavarres King, receiver Marvin McNutt, cornerback Josh Norman, running back Kenjon Barner, linebacker Jordan Senn, guard Chris Scott and defensive end Frank Alexander all are inactive.