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New Orleans Saints 2021 NFL Mock Draft Roundup 6.0

Throughout the year and leading up to the 2021 NFL draft, we will update our New Orleans Saints Mock Draft Roundup showing picks for the New Orleans Saints from several prominent sites and draft analysts.

The following are picks in recent mock drafts for the Saints:

EDSFootball - Hanson (3/5)

28. Trevon Moehrig, S, TCU

No team is more over the cap than the Saints, per Over the Cap. Even so, the Saints are "expected to prioritize" impending free agent safety Marcus Williams, per ESPN's Jeremy Fowler, as "they want to keep him -- within financial reason." Especially if they can't afford to re-sign Williams, Moehrig makes sense here. The top safety prospect in this year's draft class, Moehrig offers positional versatility and has intercepted six passes over the past two seasons combined.

ESPN - McShay (3/4)

28. Joe Tryon, EDGE, Washington

I considered Missouri's Nick Bolton here to fill the inside linebacker role, but the edge rush could also use some support. The Saints did have 45 sacks last year, but age concerns and free-agency exposure might flip this unit sooner rather than later. Tryon opted out in 2020, but he's versatile and quick on the edge. He had 12.5 tackles for loss and eight sacks in 2019.

Mike Triplett on his fit with the Saints: The Saints are expected to lose starting defensive end Trey Hendrickson in free agency, but edge rusher is an issue even if they find a way to keep him. Cameron Jordan turns 32 in July, and Marcus Davenport hasn't quite broken out yet.

CBS Sports - Trapasso (3/3)

28. Mac Jones, QB, Alabama

Alabama quarterback. Eventually, he'll be able to operate Sean Payton's system very well.

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2020 NFL Power Rankings: New Orleans Saints

Throughout the 2020 NFL season, we will compile a consensus NFL Power Rankings that averages the rankings of all 32 NFL teams.

Here is where the New Orleans Saints rank in terms of average, best and worst in our consensus Post-Draft NFL Power Rankings:

Below you will find a Week 17 roundup for the Saints in our consensus 2020 NFL Power Rankings.

The Athletic -- Rank: 4

Trey Hendrickson, DL: His career year has come at the perfect time. Hendrickson is tied for third with 12.5 sacks and tied for seventh with 24 QB hits. He's hit the quarterback on 7.7 percent of his pass-rush chances, which ranks fifth among 196 qualifying players. Hendrickson has just one season of elite production, but he's only 26.

CBS Sports -- Rank: 5

It's about time they gave Alvin Kamara more carries. He was special against Minnesota to lock up the division title.

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New Orleans Saints: 2020 NFL Schedule

Below you will find the weekly NFL regular-season schedule for the Saints in 2020.

MORE: Team-by-Team List of 2021 NFL Opponents

WeekDateOpponentResults
Week 1Sun., Sept. 13vs. Tampa Bay BuccaneersW 34-23
Week 2Mon., Sept. 21at Las Vegas RaidersL 34-24
Week 3Sun., Sept. 27vs. Green Bay PackersL 37-30
Week 4Sun., Oct. 4at Detroit LionsW 35-29
Week 5Mon., Oct. 12vs. Los Angeles ChargersW 30-27 (OT)
Week 6BYE
Week 7Sun., Oct. 25vs. Carolina PanthersW 27-24
Week 8Sun., Nov. 1at Chicago BearsW 26-23 (OT)
Week 9Sun., Nov. 8at Tampa Bay BuccaneersW 38-3
Week 10Sun., Nov. 15vs. San Francisco 49ersW 27-13
Week 11Sun., Nov. 22vs. Atlanta FalconsW 24-9
Week 12Sun., Nov. 29at Denver BroncosW 31-3
Week 13Sun., Dec. 6at Atlanta FalconsW 21-16
Week 14Sun., Dec. 13at Philadelphia EaglesL 24-21
Week 15Sun., Dec. 20vs. Kansas City ChiefsL 32-29
Week 16Fri., Dec. 25vs. Minnesota VikingsW 52-33
Week 17Sun., Jan. 3at Carolina PanthersW 33-7

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New Orleans Saints 2020 Draft Results

The table below are all of the 2020 NFL Draft picks selected by the New Orleans Saints.

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
124Cesar RuizCMichigan
374Zack BaunLBWisconsin
3105Adam TrautmanTEDayton
7240Tommy StevensQBMississippi State

More: Full 2020 NFL Draft Results - New Orleans Saints Draft History

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New Orleans Saints Fantasy Football ADPs

When it comes time to draft our fantasy football teams, it's helpful to know where players are typically being selected in fantasy football drafts.

As we approach the 2021 NFL season, the tool that helps us understand where players are being selected, on average, is fantasy football average draft position (ADP).

Using data from Fantasy Football Calculator, we have set up pages for all fantasy-relevant players that depicts their current trends in standard-scoring and PPR-scoring ADPs.

The chart below displays the Fantasy Football Average Draft Position (ADP) movement over the past 30 days for New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas in 12-team standard-scoring formats.

Michael Thomas Average Draft Position

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