Saints Draft

New Orleans Saints: The Top 5 NFL Draft Sleepers For The Black and Gold

TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 13: Marques Colston
TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 13: Marques Colston /
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The NFL Draft is now only five days away. It’s time to dig deep to find those ‘diamonds in the rough’ players in the late rounds or potential undrafted free agents.

The roster for the New Orleans Saints were filled with a plethora of undrafted free agents last year. Cornerback Ken Crawley, Tommy Lee Miller, and DeVante Harris all played a role last year. This was the full list from last year that was brought into camp in 2016.

Of course, there’s no bigger name than Marques Colston who was drafted in the 7th round from Hofstra University. Colston will go down as one of the best receivers that have ever worn the black and gold in history.

So after hours of Pro Days and having being at the Reese’s Senior Bowl, I’ve found five gems that will likely not get drafted. However, these guys could be some players that shine when called upon. Most of the outside world will have never heard of these guys until now. Here’s my top 5!