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- Aug 1, 1997
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- Lafayette, LA
James Rees / Most Valuable Network
As we inch closer and closer to the end of active free agency and even closer still to D-Day on April 28 (the NFL Draft), how have the Saints fared so far in their quest to revamp their defense?
I think they’ve made a commendable effort up to this point, but still have plenty of work to do. For now, let’s look at what they’ve done with the linebackers.
The considerable lack of talent and playmaking ability at the linebacker position last year played a major role in the putridity of the Saints defense. Fortunately, that issue has since been addressed. Jonathan Vilma and Dan Morgan, if healthy, will immediately morph the Saints’ linebacking corps into a top-five unit. Full Story – MVNhttp://mvn.com/nfl-saints/2008/03/19/vilma-and-morgan-could-transform-saints-defense/