Checking in on the state of the New Orleans Saints roster

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Aug 3, 2015; White Sulphur Springs, WV, USA; New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton speaks with a member of his staff following a day of training camp at The Greenbrier. Mandatory Credit: Michael Shroyer-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2015; White Sulphur Springs, WV, USA; New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton speaks with a member of his staff following a day of training camp at The Greenbrier. Mandatory Credit: Michael Shroyer-USA TODAY Sports /

The latest NFLPA report has the isn’t completely reflective of all the New Orleans Saints moves, but has the team sitting with $5.7 million of salary cap space.

That’s likely to change with recent deals. Here’s an overview of the Saints roster, which includes a total of 61 players. New free agents are denoted in bold, while reserve/future contracts are italicized. It is not indicative of the depth chart.

The 2016 New Orleans Saints roster (61 total players)

Next: 2016 New Orleans Saints Free Agency and Player Tracker

Latest Rumors and Notes

  • Tight end Josh Hill and guard Tim Lelito have not signed their restricted free agent tender offers, and are not included.
  • It was reported that the Saints were interested in bringing back veteran running back Tim Hightower, and were working with him on a deal.
  • Defensive tackle Nick Fairley is on the Saints radar, per ESPN’s Mike Triplett.
  • The Saints are one of three teams interested in safety Chris Conte, per NFL Insider Rand Getlin.
  • Safety Rafael Bush had a Friday visit with the Detroit Lions, per NFL Insider Ian Rapoport.
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