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Saints draft potential QB of the future in Garrett Grayson

QB Garrett Grayson (Flickr Commons) QB Garrett Grayson (Flickr Commons)
(Source: New Orleans Saints) (Source: New Orleans Saints)
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With the 75th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints selected Garrett Grayson, quarterback from Colorado State.

Grayson weighs in at 6'2" 213 lbs. He was the starter for CSU over the last two season and owns the passing records for yards, touchdowns, completions and completion percentage at the university. He was named Mountain West Offensive Player of the Year and first-team All-Mountain West in 2014.

Grayson broke the single-game total offense record after putting up 455 yards against Boise State in 2013.

He will join Drew Brees, Luke McCown and Ryan Griffin on the teams depth chart.

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