Saints running back Pierre Thomas has been ruled out for Saturday's Wild Card game against the Eagles.

Its a big loss for the Saints, Thomas finished with 1,062 yards from scrimmage as he led the NFL running back in receiving with 77 grabs for 513 yards and three touchdowns. Expect an expanded role for Darren Sproles, who totaled 824 yards and four touchdowns on 124 touches. Also Mark Ingram, who rushed for 386 yards and one score on 78 carries (4.9 YPC).

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