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Saints Announce Addition of 17 Undrafted Rookies – Sports Illustrated

The Saints officially announced the addition of 17 undrafted rookie free agents on Sunday. Here's a look at who they've signed to help fill out their 90-man roster.
RUNNING BACK (1): Abram Smith, Baylor
WIDE RECEIVER (2): Rashid Shaheed, Weber State; Dai'Jean Dixon, Nicholls State
TIGHT END (1): Lucas Krull, Pittsburgh
OFFENSIVE LINEMAN (4): Sage Doxtater, New Mexico State; Derek Schweiger, Iowa State; Lewis Kidd, Montana State; Eric Wilson, Penn State
Per reports, Smith got $222,000 in guaranteed money, while Shaheed got $220,000. Lewis Kidd was given $10,000.
DEFENSIVE BACK (4): DaMarcus Fields, Texas Tech; Smoke Monday, Auburn; Vincent Gray, Michigan; Jack Koerner, Iowa
LINEBACKER (3): Joel Dublanko, Cincinatti; Nephi Sewell, Utah; Isaiah Pryor, Notre Dame
SPECIAL TEAMS (2): Daniel Whelan, Punter, UC Davis; John Parker Romo, Kicker, Virginia Tech
Smoke Monday got $120,000 guaranteed, which is the only one we've learned of from the defensive side.
We'll provide a further breakdown of the signings, and we'll undoubtedly have to pay attention where these moves put the Saints from a roster perspective as they seemingly filled out their roster.
CAMP TRYOUTS: We know of three reported tryouts coming for rookie minicamp, which includes Alabama A&M wide receiver Dee Anderson, Jackson State safety C.J. Holmes, and Villanova defensive lineman Malik Fisher.
John Hendrix is the Lead Writer and Reporter for Saints News Network. Saints News Network is the New Orleans Saints Team Channel for Sports Illustrated.


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