Marquez Callaway Is “All Good” After The Saints Defeat The Panthers

Posted by | October 26, 2020 .

Marquez Callaway made the most of his chance for the Saints in Week 7, and he seems to have avoided a physical issue alarm all the while.

The youngster wide recipient told columnists after the game that he was fine in the wake of tottering off the field and into the blue clinical tent after the remainder of his 8-get execution.

“I’m good,” Callaway said after the Saints’ 27-24 win. “Just got a little dinged up. In any case, it’s all good.”

The injury happened with a little more than 7 minutes remaining the final quarter after Callaway made sure about a 7-yard get shy of the first-down marker. The play helped set up Wil Lutz’ 43-yard field objective that would fill in as the triumphant edge.

A replay showed Callaway’s left lower leg get rolled up behind him as he was tackled, and he stayed down on the field in pain before bouncing off the field and not putting weight to his left leg.

He didn’t return to the field as the Saints ran down the clock on their next hostile belonging after Carolina kicker Joey Slye missed simply short on a 65-yard endeavor. It’s obscure if Callaway would’ve returned had the Panthers tied the score or the game went into additional time.

The 8 catches for 75 yards, including four first downs, paced the Saints’ pass-catchers and filled in as a career high for the undrafted newbie out of Tennessee.