Saints WR Michael Thomas could be out for a few weeks

Sustained high ankle injury during season opener
Posted at 8:41 PM, Sep 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-15 21:41:18-04

The New Orleans Saints star wide receiver Michael Thomas is dealing with a high ankle injury he endured during their season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could keep him on the sidelines longer than expected.

According to reports from ESPN, Thomas is expected to miss their game against the Raiders on Monday Night Football.

There is no timeline of when Thomas will return. However, this type of ankle injury can take up to 3-4 weeks to heal.

Thomas has only missed one game in his career back in 2016, his rookie year.