Saints Post-Draft Roster: Linebacker (1 Viewer)

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By Bob Rose | SI

New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis has been one of the NFL’s best and most underrated defensive players over the last two seasons. Davis has helped revamp the Saints linebacking corps, once a weakness into an athletic and playmaking group.

There is other linebacking talent around Davis, but the position was hit by injuries last year that tested their thin depth. The defense also took a hit this offseason when reliable veteran linebacker A.J. Klein departed in free agency. The Saints spent a 3rd round draft pick on Wisconsin linebacker Zack Baun to replace Klein and are hoping for better health at the position this season. Today we look at how this unit looks less than two months away from the start of training camp.

LINEBACKER

Demario Davis
Alex Anzalone
Kiko Alonso
Zack Baun*
Craig Robertson
Kaden Elliss
Joe Bachie*
Anthony Chickillo
Chase Hansen
Andrew Dowell

* = Rookie

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