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Published: Dec 25, 2020 at 03:09 PM
Editor’s note: The official inactives for Friday’s Week 16 Minnesota Vikings at New Orleans Saints game.
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Saints RB Alvin Kamara ties NFL record with 6 rushing TDs
Alvin Kamara was selected to his fourth consecutive Pro Bowl earlier this week. The Saints star gave his team an even bigger present, tying an NFL record with six rushing touchdowns in a 52-33 win over the Vikings on Christmas Day.
Saints wrap up fourth NFC South title in a row
On the strength of the Saints’ 52-33 Christmas Day win over the Minnesota Vikings on Friday, New Orleans clinched its fourth consecutive division title.
What we learned from Saints’ win over Vikings on Friday
Alvin Kamara scored six touchdowns to lead the Saints past the Vikings, looking phenomenal throughout as New Orleans clinched its fourth-straight NFC South title.
Saints QB Drew Brees becomes first NFL player to pass for 80,000 yards
On Christmas Friday, New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees became the first player in NFL history to pass for 80,000 yards.
Injury report for Week 16 slate of NFL action
Week 16 of the 2020 NFL season is upon us.
Below is the official injury report and game day designations for all 14 games this weekend, which includes three games on Saturday.
Chargers DE Joey Bosa (shin/concussion) out vs. Broncos
Los Angeles Pro Bowl pass rusher Joey Bosa (shin/concussion) is out for Sunday’s Los Angeles Chargers game against the Denver Broncos, the team announced.
Washington QB Alex Smith (calf) ’50/50′ to play Sunday vs. Panthers
Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith was a full participant on Friday, will be listed as questionable for a pivotal Sunday game against the Carolina Panthers and it’s “50/50 at this point whether he’ll play,” NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Friday’s NFL injury and roster news for Week 16
Chicago Bears linebacker Khalil Mack and wideout Allen Robinson are both listed as questionable for Sunday vs. the Jaguars.
Falcons WR Julio Jones (hamstring) ruled out vs. Chiefs
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones has been ruled out for Sunday’s game vs. the Kansas City Chiefs, the team announced Friday.
Logan Ryan, Giants agree to three-year, $31 million contract
The New York Giants and safety Logan Ryan have agreed to a three-year, $31 million deal, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports, per a source.