The New Orleans Saints were delt a bit of a blow on Thursday when it was announced that veteran wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury.

This news came via NFL Insider, Ian Rapoport on Twitter Thursday:

This news will result in more responsibilities in the receiving game for Cameron Meredith and rookie Tre'Quan Smith.

As for the rest of the Thursday injury report, here it is:

DNP - did not practice             LP - limited participant           FP - full participant

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS INJURY REPORT

WR Ted Ginn (knee) IR

DT Taylor Stallworth (ankle) DNP

G Andrus Peat (head) DNP

LT Terron Armstead (knee) FP

WR Cameron Meredith (knee) FP

CB Marshon Lattimore (concussion) FP

OL Jermon Bushrod (not injury related) DNP

OG Larry Warford (back) DNP

BALTIMORE RAVENS INJURY REPORT

WR John Brown (not injury related) FP

S Eric Weddle (not injury related) FP

OL Alex Lewis (neck) DNP

CB Brandon Carr (knee) FP

CB Anthony Averett (hamstring) LP

DB Anthony Levine (hamstring) LP

DB Marlon Humphrey (thigh) LP

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