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Saints Top Fantasy Players

These are the top fantasy football players of the New Orleans Saints as ranked by Average Draft Position (ADP) in PPR-format mock drafts.

Data as of July 2, 2022.

# Name Pos Team ADP Bye
1 Alvin Kamara RB NO 1.11 14
2 Michael Thomas WR NO 4.08 14
3 Jarvis Landry WR NO 10.04 14
4 Chris Olave WR NO 12.01 14
5 Mark Ingram RB NO 12.06 14
6 New Orleans Defense DEF NO 12.11 14
7 Wil Lutz PK NO 14.02 14
8 Jameis Winston QB NO 14.02 14

Alvin Kamara

Alvin Kamara's current ADP is 1.11, which is the 11th pick of the 1st round, and 11th selection overall.

Alvin Kamara Average Draft Position PPR

Michael Thomas

Michael Thomas's current ADP is 4.08, which is the 8th pick of the 4th round, and 43rd selection overall.

Michael Thomas Average Draft Position PPR

Jarvis Landry

Jarvis Landry's current ADP is 10.04, which is the 4th pick of the 10th round, and 112th selection overall.

Jarvis Landry Average Draft Position PPR

Chris Olave

Chris Olave's current ADP is 12.01, which is the 1st pick of the 12th round, and 132nd selection overall.

Chris Olave Average Draft Position PPR

Mark Ingram

Mark Ingram's current ADP is 12.06, which is the 6th pick of the 12th round, and 137th selection overall.

Mark Ingram Average Draft Position PPR

New Orleans Defense

New Orleans Defense's current ADP is 12.11, which is the 11th pick of the 12th round, and 143rd selection overall.

New Orleans Defense Average Draft Position PPR

Wil Lutz

Wil Lutz's current ADP is 14.02, which is the 2nd pick of the 14th round, and 157th selection overall.

Wil Lutz Average Draft Position PPR

Jameis Winston

Jameis Winston's current ADP is 14.02, which is the 2nd pick of the 14th round, and 158th selection overall.

Jameis Winston Average Draft Position PPR

New Orleans Saints 2020 Schedule

Week Home/Away Opponent
1 Home Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2 Away Las Vegas Raiders
3 Home Green Bay Packers
4 Away Detroit Lions
5 Home Los Angeles Chargers
7 Home Carolina Panthers
8 Away Chicago Bears
9 Away Tampa Bay Buccaneers
10 Home San Francisco 49ers
11 Home Atlanta Falcons
12 Away Denver Broncos
13 Away Atlanta Falcons
14 Away Philadelphia Eagles
15 Home Kansas City Chiefs
16 Home Minnesota Vikings
17 Away Carolina Panthers

New Orleans Saints News

Alvin Kamara, No timeline for league ruling

Per Ross Jackson of USA Today, there's no clear timetable for when Kamara could potentially face NFL discipline stemming from his February arrest following an altercation in Las Vegas.

Analysis: The report suggests that the league will wait for the legal process to wrap up before making any determination. Kamara's next hearing is currently scheduled for early August, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports, though Jackson notes that if the case goes on beyond that juncture, the process could extend into the regular season. There's been speculation that the running back could be facing a six-game suspension from the NFL down the road and in the event that Kamara misses any time, Mark Ingram, Tony Jones, Dwayne Washington, Devine Ozigbo and Abram Smith are currently next up on the Saints' backfield depth chart.

Alvin Kamara player page.

July 1, 2022 10:06 AM EST


Marquez Callaway, Returns for minicamp

Callaway (thumb) participated in June minicamp, the Saints' official website reports.

Analysis: Callaway had thumb surgery early in the offseason, but there weren't any reports of limitations at spring practices. His bigger concern for this year is a beefed-up WR room that now has Jarvis Landry and first-round pick Chris Olave joining Callaway, Michael Thomas (ankle), Deonte Harty and Tre'Quan Smith. There's still some opportunity for Callaway to earn a top-three spot on the depth chart -- especially if Thomas isn't ready for Week 1 -- but the 24-year-old just easily drop to the No. 4/5 role after starting 11 games last season.

Marquez Callaway player page.

June 25, 2022 12:17 PM EST


Lil'jordan Humphrey, Joins New England via one-year deal

The Patriots signed Humphrey to a one-year contract Wednesday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

Analysis: There were reports that the wideout would be returning to the Saints, but the undrafted product out of Texas opted to sign with New England instead. In the absence of Michael Thomas (ankle), the 24-year-old complied a career-high 249 receiving yards across 10 games last season, but he faces a crowded wide receiver room with his new squad.

Lil'jordan Humphrey player page.

June 15, 2022 1:03 PM EST


Taysom Hill, Rehabbing during minicamp

Saints head coach Dennis Allen said Hill (foot) is rehabbing at the team facility during minicamp, John Hendrix of SI.com reports.

Analysis: Hill was expected to miss 6-to-9 months following January surgery to repair a Lisfranc injury in his left foot, which would put his return timetable close to Week 1. The dynamic playmaker is expected to focus solely on the tight end spot in 2022 after former head coach Sean Payton experimented with him as a dual-threat QB. When healthy, Hill will compete with Adam Trautman, Nick Vannett and Juwan Johnson for snaps.

Taysom Hill player page.

June 15, 2022 10:49 AM EST


Michael Thomas, Not participating in minicamp

Thomas (ankle) didn't participate during Tuesday's mandatory minicamp practice, Mike Triplett of ESPN.com reports.

Analysis: The superstar wideout spent half of practice rehabbing in the training facility and the other half watching practice from the sideline while wearing his uniform. Thomas hasn't practiced or played since 2020, so he wasn't expected to participate in minicamp. However, it's still encouraging to see the two-time NFL receptions leader engaged in team activities at this point in the offseason. The Saints have yet to comment on expectations for his Thomas' availability during training camp, but they remain hopeful to have him back at some point during the 2022 campaign.

Michael Thomas player page.

June 14, 2022 10:21 AM EST