The Saints rededicated themselves to setting prototypes for draftable players a few years ago.
These requirements won't stop the team from drafting someone if the profile doesn't get met. The prototypes are simply guidelines, a best practice. But New Orleans has made enough picks starting this process that we can now begin to create a profile of what the Saints are looking for at each position.
Here is a look at the players who participated at the combine who might fit the Saints' prototypes (offense study is here).
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