How Successful Can the New Orleans Saints Be in Three Years? ESPN's Deep Dive Comes up Short

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Summary: Breaking down the news and notes of the day including the retirement of former New Orleans Saints WR Ted Ginn Jr., nerdy numbers that show how unique the Saints have been on defense and how much they've been hurt by penalties, and look at David Onyemata's suspension and what it means for the New Orleans Saints salary cap. ESPN dove in on how prepared teams are to find success in the next three years. Their projections are kind to the Saints but one major inconsistency doesn't make much sense. Why the Saints' drafting abilities were severely undervalued in this piece. What if the NFL had an NHL-style expansion draft that allowed you to protect 11 players outside of your most recent draft class? Which five offensive, five defensive, and lone specialist would you protect? Follow Ross on Twitter @RossJacksonNOLA ESPN's Future Power Rankings: Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust.! Sign up today for a free account at and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit and tell them Locked On sent you. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit