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this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; The Saints have signed offensive tackle Tyrus Thompson following a minicamp tryout, per various reports. A sixth-round pick of the Vikings in 2015, Thompson was waived-injured at the conclusion of the preseason and later waived from the injured-reserve list. He ...

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Old 05-15-2016, 06:19 PM   #1
 
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Saints sign OT Tyrus Thompson

The Saints have signed offensive tackle Tyrus Thompson following a minicamp tryout, per various reports.

A sixth-round pick of the Vikings in 2015, Thompson was waived-injured at the conclusion of the preseason and later waived from the injured-reserve list. He then spent time on the practice squads of both the Jaguars and Lions and was recently waived by the Lions.

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Oh well, I guess the coaches aren't confident in Armstead.
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I think they want to give some competition to Armstead and ensure he has a quality backup because Peat is moving to LG.
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Position switch to guard?
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Peat to LG ?
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