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New Orleans Saints Draft Picks 2017: Alex Anzalone goes at No. 76

The Saints use their second 3rd round pick to nab Florida’s Alex Anzalone.

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After trading for another 3rd Round pick to nab Tennessee’s Alvin Kamara at 67th, the New Orleans Saints used their 76th overall pick to nab Florida Gators inside linebacker Alex Anzalone.

From NFL’s Scouting Report:

BOTTOM LINE: Anzalone's size, speed and athleticism will be tempting for teams looking for a linebacker who can play all three spots. However, concerns about his durability could cause some teams to shy away from him on the first two days of the draft. If he can stay healthy, he has the talent to become a solid three-down starter in the league.


Grade the Saints 76th overall pick.

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2017 NFL Draft Schedule

Friday, April 28 – 6 p.m. CT (Round 2 – 7 Minutes, Round 3 – 5 Minutes Per Pick)

Saturday, April 29 – 11 a.m. CT (Rounds 4-6 – 5 Minutes Per Pick, Round 7 - 4 Minutes Per Pick)

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Saints Draft Picks

Round 1 (11th Overall): Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State

Round 1 (32nd Overall): Ryan Ramczyk, OT, Wisconsin

Round 2 (42nd Overall): Marcus Williams, S, Utah

Round 3 (67th Overall): Alvin Kamara, RB, Tennessee