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Saints News, 5/27/15: Saints Have Abundance of Options at Linebacker

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Mike Triplett at ESPN.com breaks down in the below video how the Saints now have much more flexibility and options at the linebacker position.

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">My <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> video report: One of most compelling things to watch in OTAs is where all the new linebackers line up: <a href="http://t.co/LQvEPvm3pe">http://t.co/LQvEPvm3pe</a></p>&mdash; Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeTriplett/status/603564201160871936">May 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">All of this week&#39;s NFL Nation Buzz videos in one place: Geno Smith, OTAs, &#39;Hard Knocks&#39; and more <a href="http://t.co/IXmaa1eW5R">http://t.co/IXmaa1eW5R</a></p>&mdash; Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeTriplett/status/603564388176433153">May 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Day 2 Recap of the <a href="https://twitter.com/Saintsations">@Saintsations</a> Calendar shoot: <a href="http://t.co/KcT9uDopOl">http://t.co/KcT9uDopOl</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> <a href="http://t.co/VOlXpY6A5R">pic.twitter.com/VOlXpY6A5R</a></p>&mdash; New Orleans Saints (@Saints) <a href="https://twitter.com/Saints/status/603532321745055744">May 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">109 days till the <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> regular season begins... <a href="http://t.co/a3quKmV8Ee">pic.twitter.com/a3quKmV8Ee</a></p>&mdash; New Orleans Saints (@Saints) <a href="https://twitter.com/Saints/status/603521808474603520">May 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Personal <a href="https://twitter.com/Saintsations">@Saintsations</a> photos from Day 2 of the Calendar Shoot: <a href="http://t.co/NIO5j2DNdx">http://t.co/NIO5j2DNdx</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> <a href="http://t.co/MNfow4LGjB">pic.twitter.com/MNfow4LGjB</a></p>&mdash; New Orleans Saints (@Saints) <a href="https://twitter.com/Saints/status/603413226483625984">May 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">On <a href="https://twitter.com/PodcastSaints">@PodcastSaints</a> we talk to <a href="https://twitter.com/HeathEvans44">@HeathEvans44</a> about 2015 <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a>, great coaching, bad locker rooms, &amp; we goof off <a href="http://t.co/LwyEccONLQ">http://t.co/LwyEccONLQ</a></p>&mdash; Ralph Malbrough (@SaintsForecast) <a href="https://twitter.com/SaintsForecast/status/603397146973376512">May 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Out of all the cities and airports I&#39;ve been to I&#39;d have to say that New Orleans has some of the nicest people and fans!! <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/whodatnation?src=hash">#whodatnation</a></p>&mdash; Andrus Peat (@AndrusPeat) <a href="https://twitter.com/AndrusPeat/status/603375510966513665">May 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">When after the first day of just helmets you look at the teammates like just think when we get pads on <a href="http://t.co/WRRGJ3Kpcq">pic.twitter.com/WRRGJ3Kpcq</a></p>&mdash; cameron jordan (@camjordan94) <a href="https://twitter.com/camjordan94/status/603364639817105409">May 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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