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NFL Draft Results: Saints Fans React to Michael Thomas Being Selected in the 2nd Round

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With the 47th overall pick, the New Orleans Saints selected Michael Thomas in this year's NFL Draft. Saints fans had mixed reactions.

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In case you missed it, New Orleans elected to take Michael Thomas with their second round pick and fans were divided, as Thomas did not put up amazing numbers at Ohio State, but the team does need wideouts. Here are the highlights.


Saints 2016 NFL Draft Picks

Round Pick Overall Player
1 12 12 Sheldon Rankins, DT, Louisville
2 16 47 Michael Thomas, WR, Ohio St.
2 30 61 Vonn Bell, S, Ohio St.
5 13 152
7 16 237

Saints Team Needs

  • Defensive End
  • Defensive Tackle
  • Linebacker
  • Guard
  • Wide Receiver
  • Cornerback

Saints Draft Resources

NFL Draft Schedule

Friday, April 29 - 6 p.m. CT (Round 2 - 7 Minutes, Round 3 - 5 Minutes Per Pick)

Saturday, April 30 - 11 a.m. CT (Rounds 4-6 - 5 Minutes Per Pick, Round 7 - 4 Minutes Per Pick)

NFL Network and ESPN/ESPN2 will televise the draft.

Live Draft Tracker