The Saints might have a stellar group of linebackers, the kind of depth chart that could quietly end up becoming a strength of the roster.
The range and athleticism and potential at the position is incredible – in theory. The concerns and questions about the players on the roster could just as quickly bring this group back to earth. The floor is high enough at that position that not everything has to go right for things to work out.
The thing that is interesting to think about is where the ceiling exists if everything connects.
Aaron Glenn brought Marcus Williams into his office after last season ended and started showing him video clips. Glenn didn’t want to hide from the issue, and neither did Williams. They watched clip after clip of the safety tackling or trying to tackle. Some were good. Some weren’t. One of the most talented safeties in […]
Demario Davis is not done. Not by a long shot. Arguably the best free-agent signing in team history since Drew Brees, the linebacker cemented his standing as one of the NFL’s best linebackers last season. He excelled in all aspects of the game and perhaps reached his peak, but New Orleans is challenging Davis to […]