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Saints Gab 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Report: N.C.State DE Bradley Chubb

N.C. State defensive end Bradley Chubb is an impact player who many teams will have their eyes on when the NFL Draft takes center stage this offseason. Touted as the best defensive player in the draft by many, he’s a talent that could make a huge impact on a team right away depending on where […]

Saints Gab 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Penn State RB Saquon Barkley

Saquon Barkley is a dynamic player who some have going as early as #1 to the Browns in the upcoming 2018 NFL Draft. Today we give you a look at what this big-time player has to offer wherever he ends up in the draft. NFL.com Scouting Report by Daniel Jeremiah What I liked: I’ll do […]

Saints Add To The Defense – Take Texas FS Kenny Vaccaro

With the 15th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Saints helped out their defense, as they took Texas FS Kenny Vaccaro. Vaccaro is a highly impressive athlete and is one of the most complete safety prospects to enter the NFL the past several years. His elite speed and explosiveness allows him to make […]

Ivory On Trade Block, But No Deal Ready To Happen

Saints general manager Mickey Loomis said running back Chris Ivory is on the trade block, but said no deal is imminent. The Jets have reportedly offered a fifth-round running back for Ivory and we’re sure Loomis is looking for a better deal. It is very likely that Ivory will be trading during the draft.

Saints Gab 2013 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Utah DT Star Lotulelei

Athleticism + 320 lbs athlete who runs and moves extremely well for his size + Built like a boulder, solid and possesses great natural strength both in the lower half and upper body + Extremely quick and agile for DT, can change direction, extremely light on his feet + Lateral mobility is great for his […]

Saints Come to Terms with 3rd Round Pick DT Akiem Hicks

The Saints have hammered out a four-year contract with third-round defensive tackle Akiem Hicks worth roughly $2.65 million, including a signing bonus of nearly $542,000, Aaron Wilson of Profootball.scout.com reports. After starring at the junior college level and signing with LSU, he transferred to the University of Regina in Canada. The 6-foot-5, 324-pounder was named […]

Saints List of Undrafted Free Agents Inked

Malcolm Beyah, WR, Middle Tennessee State Jacob Byrne, TE, Wisconsin Travaris Cadet, WR, Appalachian State Brian Folkerts, OL, Washburn Stephen Johnson, MLB, Temple Brian Lithicum, TE, Michigan State DeOn’Tae Pannell, OL, Penn State (camp invite) Laron Scott, CB, Georgia Southern Aderious Simmons, OT, Arizona State Johnny Thomas, S, Oklahoma State Tyrunn Walker, DT, Tulsa

Saints Pick Up DE Akiem Hicks with 89th Overall Selection

By Jake Saltzman The prospect from further North than any other is headed to the NFL franchise further South than any other. With the 89th overall selection in the 2012 NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints selected Akiem Hicks, a defensive end from Regina, Saskatchewan. A onetime LSU recruit, Hicks becomes just the latest defensive […]