After spending the end of the 2010 season and most of the 2011, 2012 and 2013 campaigns on the practice squad, working with the scout team, as well as seeing action in the preseason, Tanner will compete for a roster spot. Was on active roster for season opener vs. Atlanta, Sept. 8, but declared inactive.
After spending the end of the 2010 season and most of the 2011, 2012 and 2013 campaigns on the practice squad, working with the scout team, as well as seeing action in the preseason, Tanner will compete for a roster spot. Was on active roster for season opener vs. Atlanta, Sept. 8, but declared inactive…Signed to reserve/future contract, 1/11/14…Signed to practice squad, 9/18/13…Waived, 9/12/13…Signed to practice squad, 9/2/12…Waived, 8/31/12…Signed to reserve/future contract, 1/18/12…Released from practice squad, 1/14/12…Re-signed to practice squad, 1/9/12; Released from practice squad, 1/6/12…Re-signed to practice squad, 1/2/12…Released from practice squad, 12/31/11…Re-signed to practice squad, 12/27/11…Released from practice squad, 12/26/11…Re-signed to practice squad, 12/19/11…Released from practice squad, 12/17/11…Re-signed to practice squad, 12/12/11…Released from practice squad, 12/10/11…Re-signed to practice squad, 12/5/11…Released from practice squad, 12/3/11…Re-signed to practice squad, 11/30/11…Released from practice squad, 11/29/11…Re-signed to practice squad, 11/9/11…Released from practice squad, 11/5/11...Re-signed to practice squad, 11/2/11…Released from practice squad, 10/29/11…Re-signed to practice squad, 10/18/11…Released from practice squad, 10/15/11…Re-signed to practice squad, 10/12/11…Released from practice squad, 10/8/11…Signed to practice squad, 9/4/11…Waived, 9/3/11…Signed to reserve/futures contract, 1/13/11…Released from practice squad, 1/7/11…Signed to practice squad, 12/29/10…Waived, 8/31/10…Signed by Saints as a rookie free agent, 5/13/10, after participating in the rookie minicamp as a tryout player…Played in 38 games at Division II Midwestern State, catching 120 passes for 1,716 yards and 20 touchdowns…Honorable mention All-America and first-team All-Lone Star Conference, as senior, totaling 75 receptions for 1,186 yards and 12 TDs…Majored in accounting…Two-time all-district selection at Rockwall (Texas) HS…Born May 16, 1988.
New Orleans Saints Senior writer John Deshazier talks with WR Andy Tanner for the New Orleans Saints Morning Report on Wednesday, August 28, 2013.
New Orleans Saints wide receiver Andy Tanner had a number of big plays against the Houston Texans on Sunday, August 25, 2013.
New Orleans Saints WR Andy Tanner speaks with reporters after the New Orleans Saints vs Houston Texans game on Sunday, August 25, 2013.
New Orleans Saints wide receiver Andy Tanner finds the end zone for the second time in the game, this time courtesy of a 15-yard pass from QB Ryan Griffin.