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Report: Saints add pass rusher Alex Okafor

Alex Okafor sacks Drew Brees during a 2015 game between the New Orleans Saints and Arizona Cardinals. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune) Alex Okafor sacks Drew Brees during a 2015 game between the New Orleans Saints and Arizona Cardinals. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The Saints have added an edge pass rusher. Alex Okafor has agreed to terms, according to or partners at the NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune.

Okafor spent the first four years of his career in Arizona. His best season was 2014 when he finished with eight sacks.

The Saints have placed a premium on getting a better pass rush this offseason. Okafor should help in that regard.

Rand Getlin reported the signing first.

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