Saints scratch Johnson, Bucs deactivate Barron
The New Orleans Saints have scratched reserve defensive lineman
Tom Johnson and reserve safety Isa Abdul-Quddus for Sunday’s
regular-season finale against Tampa Bay.
The Buccaneers have deactivated safety Mark Barron, as well as
linebackers Dekoda Watson and Ka’Lial Glaud, all listed as
questionable on Friday. Barron had a hamstring injury, while Watson
had a groin strain and Glaud a knee injury.
Other than reserve linebacker Keyunta Dawson, who had a sore
calf, all players deactivated by New Orleans are healthy. Others
scratched included running back Travaris Cadet, receiver Nick Toon
and recently signed cornerback Terrence Frederick.
Buccaneers inactives included former Saints left guard Carl
Nicks, who’d already been ruled out with a foot injury, along with
fullback Ronnie Pryor and recently signed defensive lineman Scott
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