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Saints wideout Devery Henderson left Sunday's game after a helmet-to-helmet collision with Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against Carolina.Fantasy Spin:Henderson was able to walk off the field on his own power, but concussions are a sensative area these days. The Saints can easily plug in Lance Moore who is a Drew Brees favorite.
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