Undefeated Saints without Bush, Greer
Bush also missed the Saints' previous game with left knee swelling. Greer, replaced by Randall Gay, has missed three games with a pulled left groin.
Patriots cornerback Shawn Springs was inactive for the third straight week despite practicing the past two weeks. New England's other inactive players included running back Fred Taylor (right ankle) and linebacker Junior Seau.
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