Five things to know about New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins:
- Played college football at Louisville.
- Selected by the Saints in the first round (12th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft.
- Originally from Covington, Ga.
- Recorded 59 tackles and 5.5 sacks with 16 tackles for loss during his senior season in 2015.
- His mark from the NFL Combine broad jump is 118.0 inches.
Associated Press photos of new Saints DT Sheldon Rankins. New Orleans Saints photos.