Originally posted on The Saints Nation  |  Last updated 3/21/13
The Saints' defense was miserable beyond words last year, this is not news to anyone. Some say it was the worst ever, and from a yardage yielding perspective that much cannot be argued. It was certainly the worst in Saints' history and that is really and unbelievable feat when you think about it. So far the only addition the Saints have made is cornerback Keenan Lewis. I think we'd all be foolish to assume that pick up will be enough to vault the Saints out of the 32nd spot overall - though a new coach and scheme change might be. The move to fire Steve Spagnuolo and change the scheme has suggested all along that it's not on the players or talent as much as the coaching and not putting those players in a position to succeed. That I'm not sure I agree with. Why? Because I feel the Saints' best talent on defense is over the hill with the possible exception of Curtis Lofton and a currently incomplete end in Cam Jordan. So far the Saints have lost way more defenders than they've added. Gone
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