NFL CAREER – In 2019, after spending the previous season on Injured Reserve, Travin Dural will compete for a roster spot in the preseason and in training camp. A three-year starter for the Tigers from 2014-16, Dural will seek to impress both on offense and special teams.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS – Placed on Injured Reserve by Saints, 8/2/18; Signed to a reserve/future contract by Saints, 1/18/18; Signed by Saints to practice squad, 9/3/17; Waived by Saints, 9/2/17; Agreed to terms with Saints on a three-year contract, 5/1/17
2018 – Spent entire season on Injured Reserve. 2017 – Spent entire season on practice squad.
COLLEGE – Three-year starter at Louisiana State University from 2014-16 after redshirting as freshman…Played in 46 games, starting 30 times…Capped college career by being named one of three permanent offensive team captains for 2016 in team vote…Finished career with 100 receptions for 1,716 yards and 13 TDs…Had five 100-yard receiving games during his career, tied for 10th in school history…One of only 22 players in LSU history with 100 career receptions…Of the 100, 74 resulted in either a first down or touchdown…Enjoyed his most productive season as a sophomore in 2014, when he played in and started all 13 games and led Tigers in receptions (37), receiving yards (758) and receiving TDs (seven)…Owns longest reception in school history, a 94-yard TD catch vs. Sam Houston State in 2014 home opener…Of his 13 career TD receptions, five went for 40 yards or longer and seven for at least 25 yards…Majored in sports administration
PERSONAL – Prepped at Breaux Bridge (La.) HS, where he was one of the top wideouts in Louisiana as senior in 2011 and led team to class 4A semifinals…Named to Times-Picayune 2012 Blue-Chip list…Earned 4A first-team All-State as senior and honorable mention as sophomore and junior...Track standout, claiming 200-meter title at the state meet as well as being part of the state champion relay team…Father ran track at Louisiana-Lafayette…Cousin of former LSU and NFL RB Dominick Davis and Louisiana-Lafayette and NFL OL Anthony Clement…Born Nov. 19, 1993.
Saints Celebrate Black History Month: Second Lines
To honor Black History Month, the New Orleans Saints are highlighting some of New Orleans’ oldest and most cherished African American traditions. This week, Travin Dural speaks with WWOZ 90.7 FM's DJ Action Jackson about second line parades.
Travin Dural picks up 26 on throw from Ryan Nassib
Saints quarterback Ryan Nassib hits wide receiver Travin Dural for a 26-yard gain.
Dural: "It's great having a coach on the field"
Travin Dural talks about playing with an offense like the New Orleans Saints and a quarterback like Drew Brees during OTA's on May 25, 2017. (New Orleans Saints video)
Travin Dural highlights
A look at Saints rookie receiver Travin Dural, footage courtesy of LSU. (New Orleans Saints video)
Travin Dural, "It's a great opputunity"
Saints wide receiver Travin Dural talks about his initial impressions of Rookie Mini-Camp after being signed as an undrafted free agent (New Orleans Saints Video)