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Top 10 All-Time New Orleans Saints Draft Picks

Through the years the Saints have had plenty of great draft picks that have gone on to do great things for the franchise. Then again, there’s been plenty of picks that have been wasted as well on players that never amounted to much in the NFL. With the draft coming up this week, we thought […]

Saints Earn an ‘C+’ for Their Draft According to ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr.

The draft grades from ‘Draft Guru’ Mel Kiper Jr. are out, and one team that got an average grade is that of the Saints, who according to Kiper got an ‘C+’ for their collection of players over the two days. Here’s what he had to say: The Saints had one of the best immediate-return draft […]

After Moving Up; Saints Draft UTSA DE Marcus Davenport in Round One of the NFL Draft

The Saints got the guy they wanted with the 14th pick of Thursday’s NFL Draft, as the team picked up UTSA defensive end Marcus Davenport after moving up in the draft. With the 14th pick in the #NFLDraft, the #Saints select DE Marcus Davenport! #SaintsDraft pic.twitter.com/mhc7VLHIZZ — New Orleans Saints (@Saints) April 27, 2018 The […]

Saints Gab 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Report: USC QB Sam Darnold

The hype for USC quarterback Sam Darnold has b3en growing by leaps and bounds the last few weeks, to the point where many feel he’s going to be the first overall pick in the NFL Draft in April. At 6-4, 220 pounds, he’s got the look of a player who with some time learning could […]

Saints Gab 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Ohio State CB Denzel Ward

Cornerbacks are always in high demand come draft night, and this year the 2018 draft will be no exception. One player that likely won’t last long is that of Ohio State Buckeyes CB Denzel Ward, a player who is quickly climbing the charts. Ward is coming off a tremendous combine, and is known by many […]

Saints Gab 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Louisville QB Lamar Jackson

He could be this season’s Kordell Stewart, a player who can play both quarterback, and at a moment’s notice shift to being a wide receiver. He’s Lamar Jackson, who just wrapped up a solid college career that saw him throw 9043 yards in three college seasons with 69 touchdowns, and he’s ready to make an […]

Saints Gab 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Notre Dame G Quenton Nelson

While there’s plenty of stars in the 2018 NFL Draft in April, there’s also going to be one big-name player taking up space on the offensive line, and that’s Notre Dame guard Quenton Nelson, who some say could be the second-best prospect in this year’s draft. It didn’t take Nelson long to prove himself, as […]

Saints Gab 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Report: UCLA QB Josh Rosen

Some say that UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen is going to be the top pick in the draft since (per usual) the Browns have the top pick and (per usual) need a quarterback. But then again they may let him slip, or go with another QB meaning that Rosen, who this last season threw for 3756 […]