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Saints Should Consider Signing Kicker Matt Prater

The Saints could stand to upgrade the kicking position and recently release Matt Prater just might be the right answer.

Dustin Bradford

This week Marshall Faulk wants to know what bold decision we'd like to see from the Saints now that we're a quarter of the way through the season.

Heh. Where do I start? Considering this season seems to get more disappointing by the day, I'd imagine there are quite a few decisions fans would like to see the Saints make. One area we'd all like to see improved is the kicking department. In light of Matt Prater's release by the Denver Broncos yesterday, I think the Saints owe it to themselves to give him a look.

Current Saints kicker Shayne Graham is certainly not the future of this franchise and he's been shaky so far this season. Prater is younger with a little more life left on his career and comes off an impressive 2013 season in which he went 25/26 in Denver.

I'm not the only one who thinks it's worth kicking the tires on a potential new kicker:

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