Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- New Orleans Saints cornerback Keenan Lewis (28) is injured on the play as he breaks up a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis (85) during the second quarter Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

New Orleans Saints defense back Keenan Lewis drew high praise Tuesday from all-time great Deion Sanders, who says he's unsure he could've played through injury like Lewis did Sunday.

“It looked horrible, and I don’t know any corner that would’ve played like that,” Sanders tweeted to Lewis.

Check out our black and gold blog for more comments from Sanders on Lewis.