The New Orleans Saints have won the NFC South for four straight seasons. Despite being knocked out of the playoffs by the Tampa Bay Bucs, the Saints can look back on the 2020 season and feel like it was a success.
Obviously, as with every other team in the NFL, the hope is for a Super Bowl, and with Drew Brees riding off into the sunset, it would’ve been the perfect storybook moment for him to reign supreme.
With the 2021 NFL Draft just over a day away from commencing, let’s break down three things the New Orleans Saints would love to see on Day 1.
It didn’t happen that way, and the Saints are still going to be in contention despite having gutted their roster of several capable veterans. New Orleans did what they had to this offseason, but it resulted in the team losing out on players like Janoris Jenkins and Emmanuel Sanders.
They did manage to keep basically every highly impactful player which is a huge positive. With Jameis Winston leading the charge this season, the Saints may need more help than usual, especially when it comes to rebuilding their roster.
That said, let’s dive into three things this team should want to see happen on Day 1.