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Saints sign TE Griffin, waive DE Loewen

Saints sign TE Garrett Griffin; waive defensive end Mitchell Loewen (FOX 8 graphic) Saints sign TE Garrett Griffin; waive defensive end Mitchell Loewen (FOX 8 graphic)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The Saints have signed tight end Garrett Griffin and waived defensive end Mitchell Loewen. Griffin, who went to Air Force, tried out for the Saints during the team's rookie minicamp. He reportedly has a two-year military commitment still pending.

Loewen played both defensive end and tight end at Arkansas and signed with the Saints as undrafted free agent just hours after the draft.He was waived with the non-football injury designation.

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