The Saints have a pair of first-round picks, including 13th overall, after a number of offseason moves created a number of new needs. Some pre-existing spots -- hello, pass rushers -- to address might be more pressing. Who would you take with the 13th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft?
One of two teams with a pair of first-round picks, the New Orleans Saints are one of the biggest movers and shakers in the offseason and enter the 2015 draft with nine total selections. How should the Saints invest their ample draft assets?
Owning the No. 13 and 31 selections of the first round gives New Orleans the opportunity to fill some of the holes left following a surprising offseason. If willing to overlook some character red flags, those picks could result in two of the more talented defenders in the draft.
This article is one of a 32-part series in which the goal is to identify one relatively unheralded player selected in the 2014 NFL Draft who appears to be an especially good schematic fit with his new NFL team.
The Pac-12 characterizes itself as the conference of champions and the 2015 NFL draft could certainly add to the league's reputation if four of its players wind up among the top seven picks as this very early first round mock draft projects.