Niners confirm Haralson trade to Saints
The San Francisco 49ers have confirmed they have traded outside
linebacker Parys Haralson to the New Orleans Saints and will
receiver an undisclosed 2014 draft pick in return.
Haralson must pass a physical in New Orleans for the trade to
While leaving 49ers headquarters Monday afternoon, Haralson said
he’d been traded and planned to join his new team Tuesday.
A fifth-round draft pick by San Francisco in 2006, Haralson has
played in 86 games with 68 starts. He’s been credited with 295
tackles, 21.5 sacks, four fumble recoveries and three forced
The Saints, who run a 3-4 defense, have lost both projected
starting outside linebackers to knee injuries. Will Smith is out
for the year, while Victor Butler will miss most or all of the