Pewter Report listed five defensive players that could be on the roster bubble in Tampa.
According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 29 of the team's 32 draft picks from 2008 to 2011 made the active roster or practice squad. Due to the solid moves in free agency and an improved talent pool, this year's draft picks will have to work harder to stick around.
Rookie linebacker Luke Kuechly handled the hype from his 10-tackle Sunday night performance in stride, according to the Charlotte Observer.
The Saints bolted town early to stay away from Hurricane Isaac and practice in Cincinnati prior to Thursday's game against the Tennessee Titans. According to the Times-Picayune, they considered a joint session with the Cincinnati Bengals, but found it wasn't feasible.
Even with an impending hurricane headed their way, interim head coach Joe Vitt said his Saints were focused on football (NewOrleansSaints.com).