by Jody Smith | Sun, Nov 18th 11:17am EST
After signing with the Saints just this week, veteran wide receiver Brandon Marshall will not be active this week against the Eagles. Marshall still needs a little more time to get up to speed with Sean Payton's complex playbook and terminology. The Saints host the Falcons in a juicy Thanksgiving night matchup next week. (Dianna Russini via Twitter)
This wasn't unexpected. New Orleans will go to battle against an injury-ravaged Philadelphia secondary with Michael Thomas, Tre'Quan Smith, and Austin Carr.