Originally posted on The Saints Nation  |  Last updated 10/26/13
With the podcast, interviews and guru competition I've yet to put some thoughts down on Martez Wilson but I really wanted to jot a few things down in recognition of yet another high draft pick on defense getting kicked to the curb. By activating Ryan Griffin to the active squad as the #3 quarterback, the Saints waived linebacker Martez Wilson. Griffin was added because of the rash of injuries at quarterbacks around the league in the past week. Undoubtedly teams were sniffing around to sign Griffin and the Saints decided to make the move to promote him to the active roster to protect against losing him. That came at the expense of Wilson, a player that could never put it all together in black and gold but had freakish talent and scary athleticism. Let's revisit the Saints' defensive draft picks in the Sean Payton era: Roman Harper, Rob Ninkovich, Josh Lay, Usama Young, David Jones, Marvin Mitchell, Sedrick Ellis, Tracy Porter, DeMario Pressley, Malcolm Jenkins, Chip Vaughn, Stanley
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