Lorenzo Neal


Former Purdue DL Lorenzo Neal signed by NFL team

Former Purdue defensive lineman Lorenzo Neal has found a home in the NFL. This weekend, the New Orleans Saints announced that they have signed Lorenzo Neal Jr. He was not selected in this year’s NFL Draft, so he signs with the organization as an undrafted rookie free agent. Neal will...

Saints Lorenzo Neal, Jr.: Draft and Post-Draft Notes

New Orleans brought aboard another talented free agent with ties from their father, who once was a player for the franchise. A few weeks ago, Tulane's wide receiver Jalen McCleskey signed with the Saints. His father is former Saints defensive back J.J. McCleskey (1993-1996), a great special team performer. Sunday...

Report: Lorenzo Neal, Jr. expected at Saints Rookie Minicamp

The Purdue product was a highly-touted draft prospect before a severe injury. Neal, 6-3 and 325 pounds, tore his ACL in 2018, but did not fully regain his commanding role as a Boilermakers defensive lineman. In four seasons at West Lafayette, he recorded 72 tackles, 4 sacks, 13 tackles for...

New Orleans Saints sign former Purdue DT Lorenzo Neal

NEW ORLEANS (WLFI) — Former Purdue defensive tackle Lorenzo Neal singed to the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent Thursday night. His father, Lorenzo Neal Sr., played for the Saints from 1993-1996 as a fullback. The younger Neal played in 38 games during his four active seasons at...