An underrated aspect of the New Orleans Saints Super Bowl XLIV championship team in 2009 was the play of its linebacking corps. Pro Bowl LB Jonathan Vilma was the headliner of the group, intercepting 3 passes and leading the team in tackles. Vilma had outstanding support from Scott Shanle and Scott Fujita, with depth being provided by Jo-Lonn Dunbar and Marvin Mitchell.
June 18 Update: News Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton will marry his fiancée Skylene Montogomery in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, per a report from Luke Johnson at The Advocate/TP. Congratulations to Coach Payton and Skylene on their nuptials. Another Saints coach is getting hitched this weekend.
Saints rookie and first-round pick Payton Turner was on the Jim Rome Show on Thursday. He talked about his ability to flip to switch to become a violent presence on the edge, as well as talking about being good in other sports like baseball and basketball. You can check out the full interview here with this audio link.