By Roy Anderson
Ryan Groy, in college and pros, has played every position on the offensive line as well as fullback. Is that enough to get the Saints to keep him?
Heading into training camp 2019, the New Orleans Saints have a few roster spots that will be fiercely contested. One of those is at center and backup at center and guard. There are currently eight on the roster, players who can play either or both positions. The only one who is certain is Larry Warford at right guard. This is the slugfest Ryan Groy is about to enter and, getting to know him, he’s likely looking forward to it.
We’re breaking down the entire 90-man roster the Saints will be taking into training camp this year, first with an overview by position group and then by individual players. We started the series with a breakdown of the receivers, followed by the tight ends, then the running backs and lastly, the offensive line.
We began our focus on the 15 linemen in camp competing for nine jobs with a look at Terron Armstead, then Andrus Peat, newly acquired center/guard Nick Easton, Larry Warford, Ryan Ramczyk, rookie center/guard Erik McCoy, center/guard Will Clapp, tackle Marshall Newhouse, center/guard Cameron Tom and today center/guard Ryan...