The concept of set positions is becoming outdated.
At least a little bit.
More than ever, teams need a handful of players who can move around and do multiple things. Having a bunch of players who are affixed to one area of the field and never move is quickly becoming a hindrance, and Saints secondary coach Aaron Glenn sees a future where players – especially those in the secondary – are largely positionless.
Movement toward this ideal is already happening in New Orleans.
The Saints are ready for the draft. As ready as they can be during these unusual times, at least. All the simulations and mock drafts have been put to bed. The team has its board set and scenarios laid out. All that is left now is to draft. But before that happens, general manager Mickey […]
The Saints have placed their first players on the COVID-19 list. Linebacker Kaden Elliss and long snapper Zach Wood are the first Saints players to test positive for or have exposure to the virus since testing began last week. They were placed on a reserve list on Thursday. Log in or purchase a subscription. Username […]