The New Orleans Saints have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with free agent linebacker Clint Ingram, Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Wednesday.
Ingram, a former third-round draft pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2006, has played his entire four-year NFL career to date with Jacksonville, appearing in 56 regular season games with 46 starts. The 6-2, 240-pound linebacker has totaled 331 tackles (193 solo) with 5½ sacks, two interceptions, seven pass defenses and one fumble recovery in his career. He appeared in two postseason games following the 2007 regular season, one which he started, making 14 tackles (nine solo) with a pass defense.
Ingram, who was a two-year starter at the University of Oklahoma and an All-Big 12 Conference second-team selection as a senior, appeared in 13 games with 12 starts in 2009 for Jacksonville and finished tied for third on the club with 77 tackles (47 solo), one sack and one fumble recovery.