Saints RB Sproles (hand) out for Monday night

Posted Nov. 02, 2012 @ 3:33 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Saints RB Darren Sproles needed surgery on a broken hand and will not play in Monday night’s game against the Eagles, according to PFW correspondent Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times-Picayune.

In seven games this season, Sproles has 26 carries for 117 yards and 39 catches for 323 yards and four touchdowns. He had 1,313 total yards and nine touchdowns last season. 

Pierre Thomas, Mark Ingram and Chris Ivory will handle the rushing duties for New Orleans in Week Nine.