Saints' Taysom Hill activated from reserve/COVID list on Wednesday

New Orleans Saints quarterback Taysom Hill was activated off the reserve/COVID list on Wednesday ahead of Week 17's game against the Carolina Panthers.

What It Means:

Hill and Trevor Siemian were both removed from the reserve/COVID list after missing Week 16's loss to the Miami Dolphins. Ian Book will return to his role as the third-string quarterback. Hill is expected to start in Sunday's crucial division showdown with Carolina.

Hill's Week 17 projection includes 207.3 passing yards, 40.6 rushing yards, 1.1 touchdowns, 0.7 interceptions, and 18.3 FanDuel points. His salary is $7,700.