Veteran cornerbacks Brandon Browner and Kyle Wilson were brought in to help but don't be surprised if former Florida State standout P.J. Williams outplays his third round selection and proves a 'starter' at nickel as a rookie for the Saints.
Tampa Bay took the best player in the draft in Jameis Winston with the first pick and with five selections among the first 78 picks, the New Orleans Saints notably added to its roster, as well. It was the Atlanta Falcons, however, which stood out among NFC South clubs during the 2015 NFL Draft.
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.