NFL CAREER – Shortly after midseason in 2014, Pierre Warren was signed by New Orleans to their active roster and was immediately inserted into the starting lineup. Having initially joined the Saints as an undrafted free agent that spring out of Jacksonville State, Warren immediately made an impact in his first start, forcing and recovering a fumble. Overall, he started all six games he played in and posted 35 tackles (24 solo), picked off two passes, made four passes defensed and had the forced fumble and recovery, tying for the team lead with three takeaways.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS – Signed to the New Orleans active roster from the Vikings practice squad, 11/18/14; Signed to Minnesota Vikings practice squad, 10/7/14; Released from New Orleans practice squad, 9/18/14; Signed to New Orleans practice squad, 9/1/14; Waived by New Orleans, 8/30/14; Agreed to terms with New Orleans as an undrafted free agent, 5/12/14.
2014 – After being signed from the Minnesota practice squad, started the final six games of the season and recorded 35 tackles (24 solo), two interceptions, four passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery…Tied for team lead with three takeaways…In NFL debut on Monday Night Football vs. Baltimore, Nov. 24, recorded six tackles (four solo) and stopped a Baltimore touchdown with a forced fumble and recovery near the end zone…Posted six stops (three solo) and one pass defensed at Pittsburgh, Nov. 30…Made eight tackles (six solo) and one pass defensed vs. Carolina, Dec. 7…Made three tackles (two solo) and recorded two interceptions and two passes defensed, the first two-pick performance by a Saint since 2012 at Chicago, Dec. 15…Had a career-high 10 tackles (seven solo) at Tampa Bay, Dec. 28.
COLLEGE – Two-year starter for Jacksonville State and posted 166 tackles, one sack, eight interceptions, two returned for touchdowns, 29 passes defensed, one forced fumble and five fumble recoveries…As a junior in 2012, started all 11 games recording 76 tackles (51 solo), one tackle for loss, 17 passes defensed, five interceptions, one returned for a touchdown, a forced fumble and two fumble recoveries…As a sophomore in 2011, played in 11 games recording 51 tackles (34 solo), three stops for losses, four passes defensed and a fumble recovery returned for a TD…Majored in liberal studies.
PERSONAL Prepped at Marbury (Deatsville, Ala.) HS where he was a two-time All-Metro selection and an All-County selection as senior and also lettered in basketball…Majored in liberal studies…Pierre Carmelle Warren was born August 16, 1992 in Montgomery, Ala.
Safety Pierre Warren talked about his future with the New Orleans Saints and his interception against the Ravens on Thursday night.
New Orleans Saints safety Pierre Warren intercepts Baltimore Ravens quarterback Tyrod Taylor.
New Orleans Saints rookie safety Pierre Warren talks on Day 7 of 2014 New Orleans Saints Training Camp presented by Verizon at The Greenbrier on August 1, 2014. Video by Justin Stout. (New Orleans Saints video)