Saints draft LBs Fortt, Powell and S Sunseri (Bayou Buzz)

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have drafted California outside linebacker Khairi Fortt in Saturday’s fourth round of the NFL draft. The 6-foot-2, 248-pound Fortt started all nine games in which he played as a fourth-year junior for Cal last season, lining up at weak-side linebacker. Despite missing three games with a biceps ..

2014 NFL Draft Results: Meet the Saints Draft Picks (CSC)

The New Orleans Saints 2014 NFL Draft is officially in the books. And now that the dust has settled, let’s take some time to get better acquainted with all six of the Saints picks. Here’s a recap of all six Saints 2014 NFL Draft picks just in case you were locked in a closet for ..

Saints trade up, take Oregon WR Cooks 20th overall (The Associated Press) (Yahoo Sports)

When New Orleans Saints scouts interviewed college defensive backs in advance of the draft, they’d always be sure to ask which receivers they found toughest to cover. Brandin Cooks’ name kept coming up, further confirming the Saints’ flattering evaluation of the blazing-fast, prolific receiver from Oregon State. ”It was pretty apparent he was one of ..

How the national media graded the New Orleans Saints 2014 draft

The New Orleans Saints filled several needs in the 2014 NFL Draft. The Saints selected receiver Brandin Cooks in the first round and cornerback Stanley jean-Baptiste in the second round. Several national media outlets graded the Saints draft as good … Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.

Texans snag Clowney with first pick in NFL draft (AFP) (Yahoo Sports)

Jadeveon Clowney was the surprise first pick in the NFL draft, the annual selection of college players that helps teams in America’s most popular sport replenish their talent pools. The Houston Texans took the South Carolina defensive end to kick off the first round of a draft viewed as one of the deepest in recent ..

Saints | Few holes to fill in draft (KFFL)

New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis believes the Saints have few holes to fill … Click to read the original Saints article by TOP 50 NEW ORLEANS SAINTS NEWS

Patriots draft Florida DL Easley in 1st round (The Associated Press) (Yahoo Sports)

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick went back to Florida for his first-round selection in the NFL draft. The Patriots selected Florida defensive lineman Dominique Easley with the No. 29 overall pick on Thursday night. He’s the seventh Gator selected by Belichick since he arrived in New England. ”When I was playing at Florida, I ..