Darren Sharper Re-Signs with Saints

For any fans who thought the Bears might totally re-shape their defensive backfield by bringing in free safety Darren Sharper, you can forget it.  Sharper just re-signed with the New Orleans Saints.  Here’s what Saints GM Mickey Loomis had to say:

“We have said since the end of the season that we would love to have Darren back in a Saints uniform for 2010 and I’m glad we’ve been able to make that happen,” G.M. Mickey Loomis said. “Darren was an integral part of our Super Bowl-winning team and we look forward to having him back.”

When the Bears drafted Major Wright to play free safety, the thought of getting a veteran safety diminished greatly.  With Sharper off the market, there really aren’t any safety prospects available unless the Rams and OJ Atogwe can’t comes to terms in the next month.

Topics: Darren Sharper, New Orleans Saints

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