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Former Saints RB Travaris Cadet Signs With New England Patriots

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The Saints chose to not tender him after he became a restricted free agent.

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Add another Saints player to the list of those no longer with the team. Cadet became a restricted free agent this year and the Saints chose to not tender him, so the Patriots will now give him a home and a chance to play for the Super Bowl champs.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Patriots signed RB Travaris Cadet, as <a href="https://twitter.com/FieldYates">@FieldYates</a> said. Saints hoped he&#39;d replace some of Sproles&#39; production in &#39;14. Mixed results.</p>&mdash; Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) <a href="https://twitter.com/AlbertBreer/status/577943913782083585">March 17, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Patriots have found a Shane Vereen replacement, signing former Saints RB Travaris Cadet, as <a href="https://twitter.com/FieldYates">@FieldYates</a> reported. Saints couldn&#39;t afford him</p>&mdash; Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) <a href="https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/577944550162989056">March 17, 2015</a></blockquote>

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This leaves the Saints with Mark Ingram, C.J. Spiller, Khiry Robinson, Edwin Baker, and Tim Hightower at the running back position, according to the Saints website.