Saints add 4 undrafted rookies
METAIRIE, La. (AP) The New Orleans Saints have added four undrafted rookie free agents, including former Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett.
The roster moves have been posted on Thursday’s NFL transactions list. They include the signings of 6-foot-4, 309-pound South Carolina guard Cory Helms; 6-foot Cincinnati defensive back Linden Stephens; and 6-4, 309-pound Minnesota tight end Nate Wozniak.
Barrett played in 14 games for Ohio State last season, completing 65 percent of his passes for 3,053 yards and 35 touchdowns. He also rushed for 798 yards and 12 TDs.
Stephens broke up a team-high eight passes and intercepted a pass as a Cincinnati senior last season.
Wozniak, a fifth-year Golden Gophers senior, had seven receptions for 104 yards in 2017.
Helms, a fifth-year Gamecocks senior, played guard and center last season.
The Saints have now signed six rookie free agents since Saturday evening’s conclusion of this year’s NFL draft.
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