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The Best New Orleans Saints Tight Ends Of All Time

Updated August 26, 2019 550 votes 89 voters 3.0k views39 items

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The New Orleans Saints have had some great tight ends throughout the franchise’s history. This list of past Saints tight ends features former greats, current impact players, and even future stars. As the tight end position increasingly becomes more of a focal point in offensive schemes, one can only imagine what this list could look like in years down the road. No matter what happens with the evolution of this position, these New Orleans tight ends have left a legacy for this that can’t be taken away. 

Great New Orleans Saints players such as Jimmy Graham, Hoby Brenner, and Benjamin Watson, who could count among the best NFL players ever, have gone down as some of the best tight ends in Saints franchise history.

So who’s the greatest tight end in New Orleans Saints history? Which of these tight ends has left a lasting legacy in the city of New Orleans? Vote below for who you think is the best New Orleans Saints tight end of all time, then head over and check out the top New Orleans Saints players ever.

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  • Tony Johnson26
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    Tony Johnson

    1996-1998

    Saints stats: 27 games played, 9 receptions, 97 yards, 1 TD

  • Jim Thaxton27
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    Jim Thaxton

    1976-1977

    Saints stats: 25 games played, 21 receptions, 323 yards, 2 TDs

  • Monty Stickles28
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    Monty Stickles

    1968

    Saints stats: 13 games played, 15 receptions, 206 yards, 2 TDs

  • Mike Waters29
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    Mike Waters

    1987

    Saints stats: 5 games played, 5 receptions, 140 yards, 1 TD

  • Lamont Hall30
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    Lamont Hall

    2000-2005

    Saints stats: 80 games played, 16 receptions, 94 yards, 2 TDs

  • Junior Miller31
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    Junior Miller

    1984

    Saints stats: 15 games played, 8 receptions, 81 yards, 1 TD

  • Kent Kramer32
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    Kent Kramer

    1967

    Saints stats: 10 games played, 20 receptions, 207 yards, 2 TDs

  • Eric Johnson33

    2007

    Saints stats: 14 games played, 48 receptions, 378 yards, 2 TDs

  • John Beasley34
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    John Beasley

    1973-1974

    Saints stats: 22 games played, 36 receptions, 365 yards, 1 TD

  • Henry Lusk35
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    Henry Lusk

    1996

    Saints stats: 16 games played, 27 receptions, 210 yards, 0 TDs

  • Michael Hoomanawanui36
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    Michael Hoomanawanui

    2015, 2017

    Saints stats: 26 games played, 17 receptions, 128 yards, 4 TDs

  • Zachary Hilton37
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    Zachary Hilton

    2003, 2005

    Saints stats: 18 games played, 35 receptions, 396 yards, 1 TD

  • Brooks Williams38
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    Brooks Williams

    1978-1981

    Saints stats: 51 games played, 33 receptions, 423 yards, 2 TDs

  • Scott Slutzker39
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    Scott Slutzker

    1998-1999

    Saints stats: 14 games played, 12 receptions, 174 yards, 1 TD