Signed to reserve/future contract, 1/2/13…Signed to practice squad, 9/2/12…Waived, 8/27/12…Agreed to terms with Saints, 4/30/12…Was a three-year letterman, appearing in 40 games with five starts…Finished with 45 tackles (32 solo), 9.5 stops for a loss, three sacks, three passes defensed, two fumble recoveries and one blocked kick…As a senior in 2011, played in 13 contests with five starts and registered 25 tackles (12 solo), including a team-high six stops for a loss, along with two sacks and a blocked kick...Played in 11 games as a junior and recorded 11 tackles (five solo), one sack, two breakups and one fumble recovery…Majored in general studies…Two-time all-district selection at Hillcrest (Dallas, Texas) HS…Registered 50 tackles and three sacks as a junior…Born December 25, 1987 in Dallas, Texas.
NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has "exhibited good behavior" while serving his suspension, and is considered likely to return Week 10 at the New Orleans Saints.
New Orleans Saints show love for their former teammate Roman Harper after the team's game against the Carolina Panthers on Thursday, October 30, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo (New Orleans Saints video)
New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees talks with reporters after the Carolina Panthers game on Thursday, Octover 30, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo (New Orleans Saints video)
John DeShazier and Sean Kelley recap the Saints' 28-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers on Thursday, October 30, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo (New Orleans Saints video)