Michael Thomas is back in NFL action, and he was able to snap his long scoring drought in the season opener for the New Orleans Saints.

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In the second half against the Atlanta Falcons, Thomas scored on a quick out route near the goal line. It was a short play overall, but a nice route by Thomas and a good throw by Jameis Winston.

The touchdown is the first of the season for Thomas, and it is his first regular-season touchdown since Week 16 of the 2019 season. Since that time, Thomas had a lone touchdown scored in the postseason of the 2020 campaign before missing all of 2021.

We’ll see if Thomas is able to stay healthy and productive in 2022. His route-running still looks to be in great shape if he can stay on the field for the Saints.