Saints revive offense with heavy dose of Alvin Kamara

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Saints revive offense with heavy dose of Alvin Kamara
Saints revive offense with heavy dose of Alvin Kamara

Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Saints for eight years at New Orleans Times-Picayune Previously covered LSU football, San Francisco 49ers Iowa native and University of Iowa graduate Follow on Twitter METAIRIE, La. -- Coach Sean Payton didn't specifically plan for running back Alvin Kamara to touch the ball on 11 of the New Orleans Saints' first 19 plays in Sunday's 34-17 win at Tampa Bay (including a touchdown that was nullified by a penalty). But it wasn't an accident either. Payton knew his offense needed a jolt after a dreadful loss to the Atlanta Falcons a week earlier. And what better player to provide it than the dynamic Kamara, who needed a bit of a jolt himself after ankle

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