Report: Taysom Hill to start as quarterback for Saints this weekend


ATLANTA, GEORGIA – NOVEMBER 28: Taysom Hill #7 of the New Orleans Saints celebrates as he scores on a 30-yard touchdown run during the second quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on November 28, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WDSU) — The New Orleans Saints are expected to announce Taysom Hill as the team’s starting quarterback this Sunday against rival Atlanta Falcons this weekend in the Superdome, according to NFL Insider Ian Rapport.

Hill is expected to get the call to start over Jameis Winston.

Drew Brees was injured with broken ribs and a collapsed lung against the 49ers.

Winston finished the game for him.

Hill has been with the Saints since 2017 and has played in a variety of roles.

This would be Hill’s first NFL game as start at quarterback.

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