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).
Zion Williamson looks like a football player. He always has, but the photo that circulated of him in the Pelicans’ weight room this week reignited those thoughts. If you didn’t know any better, you might guess that a Saints rookie was working out across the parking lot. The question is if Williamson were to put […]
Michael Thomas didn’t want to tell. He never does. He likes to keep the details to himself, whether it’s the benefits of doing hand yoga or what his offseason program entails. Someone might be listening – no, someone is listening – and he doesn’t want to give anyone his blueprint. So, last month, when asked […]