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Saints sign three draft picks


The New Orleans Saints have signed three of their 2014 draft picks. 

The team announced Friday that Vinnie Sunseri, Ronald Powell and Tavon Rooks were all signed to four-year contracts.

Sunseri and Powell were fifth round draft picks, while Rooks was the club's sixth round choice.

Sunseri, a safety out of Alabama, finished his career with 105 tackles (67 solo), four interceptions, two returned for touchdowns, 12 passes defensed, one forced fumble and three fumble recoveries.

Powell was the 169nd overall pick out of the University of Florida. He posted career totals of 84 tackles (55 solo), 11 sacks, two passes defensed and one forced fumble for the Gators.

Rooks, a 6-foot-5 inch, 300-pound tackle from Kansas State, appeared in 26 games with 23 starts, serving as the Wildcats' starting right tackle in 2012 and 2013.

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