Source: Saints meet with Louisville CB Jaire Alexander at Combin - FOX 8, WVUE, fox8live.com, weather, app, news, saints

Source: Saints meet with Louisville CB Jaire Alexander at NFL Combine

Source: Saints interview Jaire Alexander at NFL Combine (Photo: Louisville Athletics) Source: Saints interview Jaire Alexander at NFL Combine (Photo: Louisville Athletics)
(WVUE) -

The Saints had a formal interview with Louisville cornerback Jaire Alexander at the NFL Combine, a source told FOX 8 Sports. Alexander ran a 4.38 in the 40-yard dash, the sixth fastest time at the combine.

Many analysts view Alexander as one of the five best cornerbacks in the 2018 draft class. He's currently projected as a second or third rounder.

He only played in six games in 2017 as junior. During his sophomore season, Alexander had five interceptions. The Saints are in the market for a cornerback to bolster depth at the position.

Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.

  • SportsMore>>

  • LSU defeats South Carolina, 6-4, in 12 innings

    LSU defeats South Carolina, 6-4, in 12 innings

    Source: LSUsports.netSource: LSUsports.net

    In an extra innings affair, LSU struck for three runs in the top of the 12th, capped off by a two-run double in Todd Peterson’s first career at-bat as LSU defeated South Carolina, 6-3, Thursday evening to advance in the SEC Tournament.

    more>>

    In an extra innings affair, LSU struck for three runs in the top of the 12th, capped off by a two-run double in Todd Peterson’s first career at-bat as LSU defeated South Carolina, 6-3, Thursday evening to advance in the SEC Tournament.

    more>>
  • Saints QB Taysom Hill making strides this offseason

    Saints QB Taysom Hill making strides this offseason

    Taysom Hill is growing within Saints offense ( (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Taysom Hill is growing within Saints offense ( (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    Taysom Hill is growing within Saints offense ( (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Taysom Hill is growing within Saints offense ( (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    His name has been brought up a lot since he joined the Saints after preseason last year. But the truth is quarterback Taysom Hill is a bit of a mystery. Head coach Sean Payton raved about him. Payton even reportedly told Fox Sports analyst Troy Aikman that he could be the guy that eventually replaces Drew Brees. But the only time anyone saw him on the field was when he was running down punts and kickoffs on special teams... This week things were back to normal,at least for a quarte...more>>
    His name has been brought up a lot since he joined the Saints after preseason last year. But the truth is quarterback Taysom Hill is a bit of a mystery. Head coach Sean Payton raved about him. Payton even reportedly told Fox Sports analyst Troy Aikman that he could be the guy that eventually replaces Drew Brees. But the only time anyone saw him on the field was when he was running down punts and kickoffs on special teams... This week things were back to normal,at least for a quarte...more>>
Powered by Frankly