Darren Sproles won't face Eagles

Updated: November 4, 2012, 10:33 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

METAIRIE, La. -- As if the New Orleans Saints weren't dealing with enough problems, now they'll have to get by without one of the NFL's most versatile players.

Running back and return specialist Darren Sproles underwent surgery for a broken hand and won't be able to play Monday night when the Saints (2-5) take on the Philadelphia Eagles at the Superdome.

The initial timeline for Sproles' recovery is 4 to 6 weeks, team sources told ESPN senior NFL analyst Chris Mortensen. There ...

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