29-Year-Old Safety – New Orleans Saints
2015 Fantasy Football Outlook
Sanford will compete to be a backup safety with the Saints. He managed just 13 tackles in nine games with the Redskins and Saints in 2014....
2015 ADP: –
Bye Week: 11
Jamarca Sanford Contract Information:
Re-signed with the Saints for one year in March of 2015.
The Saints re-signed Sanford to a one-year contract Friday, the Times Picayune's Evan Woodberry reports.
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Jamarca Sanford: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Sanford started 44 games at safety for the Vikings since being a seventh-round pick in 2009. However, with veteran Ryan Clark currently occupying the Redskins' starting free safety position, it's likely that Sanford will see most of his playing time on special teams moving forward.
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Sanford signed a two-year, $5 million deal in March 2013. The re-working of his contract means he'll likely return as Minnesota's starting strong safety.
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Sanford will start at strong safety, where he graded league average in pass coverage, according to Pro Football Focus. He agreed to a pay cut in the offseason, which could indicate his job security isn't high.
Sanford turned around his career last season after replacing an injured Mistral Raymond at free safety and never let go of the starting job. He forced four fumbles and had 66 total tackles in 16 games.
Sanford will compete with Robert Blanton and Mistral Raymond for the starting free safety job. He struggled in coverage last year and had just 44 tackles in 15 games along with two interceptions.
Sanford is in competition with Tyrell Johnson and Mistral Raymond for the starting free safety job after the release of Madieu Williams.
The rookie out of Ole Miss will not be an impact in the 2009 season in any IDP league. He is listed as the third-string strong safety on the Vikings depth chart behind Tyrell Johnson and Husain Abdullah.