Saints quotebook: Pete Carmichael (December 7, 2018)

Offensive coordinator talks about WR Michael Thomas

New Orleans Saints Offensive Coordinator Pete Carmichael

Conference Call with New Orleans Media

Friday, December 7, 2018

What’s been the challenge keeping things fresh with Mike Thomas and opening up more opportunities for him?

“I think it's part of game planning and it's trying to find situations where you can put him in the spot, but obviously everybody knows who he is and Drew’s (Brees) not afraid to spread the ball around. Again, it's just getting together the staff for game planning and find ways where we hope we can take advantage of some situations.”

How does team success help the assistant coaches with the team get promotions across the league?

“I think what you said when a team's having success people are looking at that program and just kind of maybe, what ideas are they doing that are giving them the reasons for success. But right now obviously our focus is on Tampa Bay and not thinking about those things.