They replaced linebacker Junior Galette and backup center Michael Brewster.
With rookie Garrett Grayson likely to be the Saints' No. 3 QB, Luke McCown and Ryan Griffin will have to win the No. 2 job to make the roster.
The release of Junior Galette, and its salary-cap aftermath, could be the beginning of the end of the Saints' Drew Brees era.
Several undrafted rookies should have a chance to make the roster on the Saints' defensive line.
Junior Galette passed his physical Saturday and was officially released by the New Orleans Saints on Monday.
The New Orleans Saints have plenty of depth and experience at safety, putting guys with starting experience on the roster bubble.
Mike Triplett ranks the top-20 Saints players heading into camp. Keenan Lewis is next on the list.
A pair of Junior Galette's former teammates came to his defense in the wake of Galette's release by the Saints.
The bad news: All of the team's options come with question marks.
The Saints are expected to wait until Galette passes a physical before releasing him.
The former New Orleans Saints player and ALS advocate Steve Gleason attended his 20-year high school reunion last week.
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Saints' cap mess with Junior Galette
Writes Mike Triplett: "While I applauded them in one sense for having the conviction to release a player based on character concerns -- no matter the cost -- it won't make $17 million in dead money any easier to swallow." Dead money
The term "dead money" doesn't seem to do justice to the mess the New Orleans Saints got themselves into with Junior Galette.
The New Orleans Saints deserve criticism and praise simultaneously for deciding to release problem pass-rushing linebacker Junior Galette.
Saints release LB Junior Galette
New Orleans released the 27-year-old, according to multiple reports. Galette was arrested for domestic violence in January -- a charge later dismissed -- and video emerged last month of him striking a woman with a belt during a 2013 scuffle. Story
Deciding his character issues outweighed his enormous talent and salary-cap hit, the Saints will release outside linebacker Junior Galette, his agent, Alvin Keels Jr., told The Associated Press.
The Saints' roster of cornerbacks is crowded as they invested in two rookies and signed three free agents.
Gregg Williams talks about Bountygate
The former Saints DC, currently with the Rams, said the hits were never done with an intent to injure: "There was nothing that hasn't been done in the last 50 years in the sport and there was nothing done to try to hurt somebody." (via KMOX Radio)
Jairus Byrd falls in at No. 4 on the Saints player rankings, as ESPN's Mike Triplett says the safety has potential to finally live up to his contract.
Brandon Browner shared a personal note from owner Robert Kraft, along with a photo of his Super Bowl ring, on Instagram.
Merchandise sales for Tom Brady gear have been the highest in the NFL, according to a list released Thursday by NFL Players Inc., the marketing arm of the players' union.
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