Orr said he began training in earnest last month for an NFL comeback. Orr, 25, enjoyed his best NFL season in 2016 with a team-high 132 tackles playing alongside C.J. Mosley at inside linebacker.
Orr attributed much of his success to Ravens linebackers coach Wink Martindale for working with him since entering the NFL as an unsigned college free agent from North Texas in 2014.
“He saw the potential in me,” Orr said. “Every Manchester United Cheap Jerseys day the last three years he worked with me. It all just came together.”
Unfortunately for Martindale and the Ravens, it looks like another team willing to take a chance medically shall reap the rewards from the type of player Orr has become.
“There’s a higher percentage of (doctors) thinking I’m not at increased risk than the latter,” Orr said. “Talking it over MLB Cheap Jerseys From China with them and my family, we’re real confident. This is something I’ve played my whole life.”
Their kickers seem fine — veteran punter Thomas Morstead still isn’t going anywhere, and kicker Wil Lutz survived a rocky start and Payton’s recent quick trigger to finish strong. But they needed help across the board last year in coverage and returns, as well as protection on kicks (three place kicks blocked last season).
Signing Ginn and drafting Kamara will help enormously on returns. So will hiring a new special teams coach (ideally), Bradford Banta, although those coaches often end up being used as scapegoats when one or more disasters strike.
The Saints have no margin for error this season, so this area needs immediate, drastic improvement.