New Orleans Saints DE Payton Turner is believed to have suffered a turf toe injury, which could require surgery per NFLN’s Ian Rapoport. He was injured in the 2nd quarter of Sunday’s game against the Tennessee Titans.
#Saints DE Payton Turner is believed to have suffered turf toe in today’s win over the #Titans, an ailment that should require surgery, sources say. A frustrating outcome for the talented former first-rounder. pic.twitter.com/WoYmb1IHuy— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 11, 2023
Turner was drafted by the Saints in the 1st round of the 2021 NFL Draft. He suffered a shoulder injury that required surgery in November of his rookie season that landed him on injured reserve. In 2022, he played in 8 games and had 16 tackles, 5 stops and 2 sacks.
We will provide more information on Turner’s injury as it becomes available.