2014 NFL Draft Grades: NFC South (The SportsXchange) (Yahoo Sports)

Grading an NFL Draft immediately after it occurs is akin to giving your compliments to the chef based on the menu. It will take at least three years before we can truly assess how the 32 NFL teams fared over the 2014 NFL Draft. Click to read the original Saints article by Yahoo Sports – ..

Saints | Could take WR (KFFL)

The New Orleans Saints’ biggest need entering the NFL Draft is at wide receiver, according … Click to read the original Saints article by TOP 50 NEW ORLEANS SAINTS NEWS

Payton unsure about Ingram’s 2015 option (Sun Herald)

AVONDALE, La. — The New Orleans Saints have not decided whether to exercise a 2015 team option on running back Mark Ingram’s contract, coach Sean Payton said Wednesday.Click to Continue » Click to read the original Saints article by The Sun Herald — New Orleans Saints

Saints draft notes: Cooks repays mom – ESPN

METAIRIE, La. — Some leftovers from our conversations with New Orleans Saints receiver Brandin Cooks and Saints coach Sean Payton on Thursday night: Giving back to mom: Cooks already earned his first big professional pay day when he posted a blazing time of 4.33 seconds at the NFL scouting combine in February. Adidas awarded him ..

Saints filled most of their needs

METAIRIE, La. — The New Orleans Saints didn’t make much of a splash on the final day of the draft Saturday. No big-name players. No quarterbacks. Probably no one that will come in and compete for a starting job right away. But by my count, the Saints did wind up addressing five of their top ..

Kristian: Saints add to D with 4th round pick

The Saints continue to add to their young and talented defense. Khairi Fortt OLB out of California is their pick in round 4. Fortt is described by NFL analyst Mike Detillier, “He has 1st rate straight line speed, who zeroes in on a ball carrier quickly. He’s a power player.” Fortt originally went to Penn ..

Saints viewed WR Cooks as must-have (The SportsXchange) (Yahoo Sports)

METAIRIE, La. — After trading versatile running back Darren Sproles to the Philadelphia Eagles in March, just one week after releasing wide receiver Lance Moore, the New Orleans Saints needed a playmaker. While the Saints finished second in the NFL in passing offense in 2013, they had to find a new option for Drew Brees ..

New Orleans Saints pick Fortt, Powell, Sunseri, Rooks

Khairi Fortt, Vinnie Sunseri and Ronald Powell all had major injuries in college, likely hurting their chances of climbing any higher on NFL draft boards than they did. Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.