Week 2 of the 2023 NFL season comes to a close Monday with two highly anticipated games.
First, the New Orleans Saints are facing the Carolina Panthers in an NFC South dust-up that could be a breakout game for second-year star receiver Chris Olave, who topped 1,000 receiving yards as a rookie last season for New Orleans.
Later, two AFC North foes meet when the Pittsburgh Steelers host the Cleveland Browns (8:15 p.m. ET). Wide receiver Amari Cooper is questionable after leaving the Browns’ practice early Saturday with a groin injury.
Here are the top moments!
New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers
Welcome to Carolina!
The Carolina faithful welcomed its No. 1 overall draft pick, quarterback Bryce Young, into Bank of America Stadium with a thunderous roar ahead of kickoff.
The Saints had a would-be interception late in the first quarter, but Panthers receiver Adam Thielen pulled off a marvelous save by reaching back to thwart the grab.
Can’t guard Mike!
That looks like pre-injury Michael Thomas. The former All-Pro receiver raised up for a massive catch in the second to put the Saints in field goal position.
Stay tuned for updates!
Cleveland Browns at Pittsburgh Steelers (8:15 p.m. ET)
Just ahead of their Week 2 matchup, the Browns entered the field donning a classy white look for the game.
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