As the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine finishes up, the New Orleans Saints have undoubtedly noticed some of the players that performed well over the weekend.
Every team uses the combine to scout some of the country's top collegiate athletes and it is certainly a great tool in deciding what players are going to be drafted and in which rounds.
In recent history, the Saints have been one of the best teams in the league in regards to drafting players. New Orleans has been able to draft solid, quality starters in the early rounds, but they have also gotten amazing talent in the later rounds.
The Saints have needs in certain areas, especially on the defensive line. New Orleans could use a quality pass-rusher and interior lineman that can rush the passer as well. However, the Saints could also use some depth in certain areas, especially if they are unable to re-sign key free agents this offseason.
Like any other team, the Saints surely have takeaways from the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine. Let's take a look at five things that the Saints should have learned over the weekend.