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Breakdown of the Third Day of the Draft for the Saints

NFL.com breaks down day three for the Saints, and gives their take on some background on the players the team picked. Round 7, Pick 23 (226) Greg Romeus DL 6’5″ 264 Pittsburgh 4.9 Pick Analysis: If not for his injury concerns, many thought Romeus could be a first-rounder. So if he can stay healthy, in […]

Two Picks Remain in Round Seven for the Saints

Round 7, Pick 23 (226) Round 7, Pick 40 (243) (Compensatory Selection)

Saints Stay Defensive with CB Johnny Patrick with the 88th Pick

The Saints stayed on the defensive side of the ball with another third round pick, going with Johnny Patrick, defensive back from Louisville. Here’s info on Patrick from CBS Sportsline: The University of Louisville held its annual Pro Day for the outgoing senior class in front of the NFL scouts at the Howard Schnellenberger Football […]

Illinois LB Martez Wilson the Newest Saint with the 72nd Pick

The Saints selected Illinois LB Martez Wilson with the 72nd selection of the 2011 NFL Draft Friday night. One of the most coveted defenders in the country coming out of high school, the 2010 season saw Wilson live up to those lofty expectations. He earned All-Big Ten Conference first-team honors in 2010, a season that […]

Clayton of ESPN Says Saints an Early Winner in NFL Draft

Already there‚Äôs speculation about who are winners and losers after just a round of the 2011 NFL Draft. John Clayton of ESPN says that the Saints are an early winner. Face it, the NFC South is turning into an arms race. The Panthers added quarterback Cam Newton. The Falcons got Julio Jones for Matt Ryan. […]

Video: Ingram Emotional After Being Drafted

With Ingram Aboard; Bush Says ‘So Long’?

Mark Ingram is officially a New Orleans Saint, and that could mean the end of the Saints career for former first-round pick Reggie Bush. The USC back didn’t seem too happy when the Saints drafted Ingram, throwing up the following comment on Twitter after the pick was made. “It’s been fun New Orleans.” Bush could […]

Saints Move Back Into Round One to Grab Heisman Trophy Winner RB Ingram

The Saints were beat up at the RB spot last sack eason, and they went out and made a deal with the Pats to move back in the first round and with the 28th pick grabbed Heisman Trophy winner Mark Ingram. Here’s our Scouting Report on Ingram: 5-10, 215 pounds, Junior Projected 40 time: 4.41 […]