The New Orleans Saints were awarded a seventh round compensatory pick in the 2023 NFL Draft, the league announced Thursday. It is pick No. 257.
The Saints were one of 16 teams to receive an additional pick; 37 extra selections were awarded. Picks are awarded when clubs suffer a net loss of compensatory free agents during the prior free agency signing period.
NFL Prospects from Louisiana State University, Tulane University, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and Louisiana Tech attended Day 3 of the NFL Combine on Friday, March 3, 2023.
Here are the Saints' 2023 NFL Draft positions:
Round 1, pick 29
Round 2, pick 40
Round 3, pick 71
Round 4, pick 115
Round 5, pick 146
Round 5, pick 165
Round 7, pick 227
Round 7, pick 257