Found January 05, 2013 on The Saints Nation:
I'm a little late to the party on this but I wanted to at least acknowledge the recent roster activity. The Saints have signed the following players to "futures contracts" that will allow these guys to compete in camp next season: WR Preston Parker DE Jay Richardson DE Braylon Broughton WR Jarred Fayson G Ryan Lee DB Ryan Steed WR Andy Tanner The first two are new signings while the latter five have been with the team at some point (either camp or practice squad).   
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