8 former New Orleans Saints players get second shot with USFL teams

The 2023 XFL season is drawing to a close, but the upstart USFL is just getting started. With multiple spring leagues up and running, many former New Orleans Saints players are getting another opportunity to keep pursuing their pro football careers.

We’ve already discussed the dozens of former Saints players making a go of it with the XFL. Now let’s shift focus to the USFL, where at least eight former members of the black and gold are getting a second shot:

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CB Brian Allen, Birmingham Stallions

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OL Jordan Steckler, Houston Gamblers

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TE Josh Pederson, Houston Gamblers

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RB Stevie Scott III, Michigan Panthers

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RB Darius Victor, New Jersey Generals

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CB Adonis Alexander, New Orleans Breakers

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S Saquan Hampton, New Orleans Breakers

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S Eric Burrell, Pittsburgh Maulers

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Story originally appeared on Saints Wire