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Byrd is the word

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March isn't just mad for basketball.  The NFL also has their version of March Madness with free agency.  For the New Orleans Saints, as cash strapped as they are, one of the biggest needs this off season was finding a safety.  They filled that void with former Bills' standout Jairus Byrd.
Byrd joins the Black and Gold following the departures of long time safeties Malcolm Jenkins and Roman Harper.  He has an impressive track record with 22 career interceptions and 11 forced fumbles, but it was the numbers put up by Drew Brees and the offense that ultimately convinced Byrd to name The Big Easy his new home.



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