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Saints WR Willie Snead Throws 50-Yard TD to RB Tim Hightower vs. Rams

Thomas DuffyFeatured ColumnistNovember 27, 2016

Using a trick play against Jeff Fisher is like running the triangle against Phil Jackson.

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton fired one up against the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, as wide receiver Willie Snead took a screen from Drew Brees before launching a bomb to running back Tim Hightower, who had one man to beat.

He beat ‘em.

Hightower converted the 50-yard touchdown, giving New Orleans a 49-21 lead after a successful Wil Lutz extra point in the fourth quarter. 

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