The weeks leading up to the draft, it was well known that New Orleans was desperately trying to trade its pair of first round picks to move up into the top five. When they finally made a move and acquired the sixth selection, their choice was a little surprising.
May 27, 2003
Though this year's group of defensive ends are deficient stopping the run, one thing's for sure - the players at the top excel at rushing the passer, and that will bring a smile to the face of many general managers. Four are projected for the first round with another pair knocking on the door.
February 16, 2003