GREEN BAY, Wisc. (BRPROUD) – Saints quarterback Derek Carr was ruled out of the team’s Sunday game against the Green Bay Packers after sustaining a shoulder injury early in the third quarter.
Carr left the game after getting sacked on third down. He walked off the field under his own power, went to the medical tent, then walked back to the locker room. Carr got X-rays on his shoulder during the game, per the television broadcast.
Former Saints starting quarterback Jameis Winston took over the offense late in the third quarter. On his first drive, Winston was 1-3 for five yards. The Saints punted after six plays in Winston’s first drive.
Carr finished the game 13-18 for 103 yards and a touchdown after exiting the game in the third quarter.