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Josh Hill | Tight End

Team: New Orleans Saints
Age / DOB:  (24) / 5/21/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 229
College: Idaho State
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As Jimmy Graham stays away from OTAs, second-year TE Josh Hill is handling first-team reps with veteran Ben Watson.
Hill is something of a super-deep sleeper. He made the Saints as a 2013 undrafted rookie out of Idaho State, and offers plus speed (4.66) to go with a highly explosive broad jump of 10-foot-7 at 6-foot-5 and 246 pounds. Hill is someone to consider grabbing in Dynasty leagues. He could appear on the re-draft radar if Graham missed regular season time due to injury or holdout. Jun 6 - 3:57 PM

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ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett reports the team is high on second-year TE Josh Hill.

Hill, an undrafted free agent out of Idaho State, played 246 offensive snaps as a rookie and saw plenty of action in the playoffs as the No. 3 tight end. At his Pro Day, Hill posted a 4.66 forty and 36.5-inch vertical. A catch-first tight end with plus athleticism, the Saints could be grooming Hill for eventual No. 2 duties.
Source: ESPN.com
Apr 1 - 9:43 AM

Saints TE Josh Hill caught one pass for 23 yards in New Orleans' Divisional Round loss to the Seahawks.

An undrafted rookie out of small-school Idaho State, Hill did a nice Jimmy Graham impression on his 23-yard catch, going airborne to make the grab. Hill won a roster spot in training camp, finishing the regular season with six catches for 44 yards and a touchdown. He'll have an inside track on a 2014 roster spot.
Jan 11 - 9:01 PM

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PosRoleName
QB1Drew Brees
2Luke McCown
3Ryan Griffin
4Logan Kilgore
RB1Pierre Thomas
2Mark Ingram
3Khiry Robinson
4Travaris Cadet
5Tim Flanders
GLB1Mark Ingram
2Pierre Thomas
3RB1Pierre Thomas
2Travaris Cadet
FB1Erik Lorig
2Austin Johnson
WR11Marques Colston
2Joe Morgan
3Robert Meachem
4Andy Tanner
5Seantavius Jones
WR21Kenny Stills
2Brandin Cooks
3Nick Toon
4Charles Hawkins
5Brandon Coleman
WR31Brandin Cooks
TE1Jimmy Graham
2Ben Watson
3Josh Hill
4Je'Ron Hamm
5Nic Jacobs
K1Shayne Graham
2Derek Dimke