5 the Saints could target in the 1st Round
By: Danny Rockwell / WWL-TV Sports
Predicting what the Saints will do throughout the entire NFL draft is next to impossible, but we do have an idea about who might be on their radar in the first round.
Heading into the 2014 season, I think the team’s primary positions of need are wide receiver and cornerback. It wouldn’t hurt to add depth on the defensive line, linebacking corps, or even at center, where it’s uncertain if Tim Lelito can sufficiently replace the departed Brian de la Puente. In the end, the Saints can add that depth with subsequent picks in the draft, so receiver and cornerback should be the top priority.
Here are five players the Saints may look to select with the 27th overall pick on May 8th: