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Draft Scout Junior Galette News
09/08/14 - OLB Junior Galette was rewarded for his breakout season in 2013 when team officials signed him to a four-year contract extension that could be worth up to $41.5 million.
Galette, a converted defensive end who first made the roster as an undrafted free agent in 2010, had a career-high 12 sacks and was a big reason the Saints finished fourth in the NFL in total defense and was among the league leaders in sacks.
Just four days before their opener with the Falcons, Galette signed the new deal that will keep him with the team through the 2019 season. He had signed a three-year contract in the winter of 2013 as a restricted free agent.
"This is the best day of my life!" said Galette, who was meeting with reporters in the locker room when he was summoned to the front office to sign his new contract. "This is the best week of my life!"
09/03/14 - OLB Junior Galette, who had 12 sacks in 2013, signed a four-year contract extension that could be worth up to $41.5 million with $23 million guaranteed after Wednesday's practice.
09/16/13 - OLB Junior Galette started on the outside in place of Parys Haralson for Sunday's game with the Bucs.
09/04/13 - OLB Junior Galette missed all four preseason games with a hamstring injury, but will likely start at the Jack spot on Sunday.
09/02/13 - OLB Junior Galette missed all four preseason games with a lower leg injury and his return is unknown.