Georgia Tech defensive end KeShun Freeman (42) high-fives a fan during Fan Day at Bobby Dodd Stadium on Aug. 12, 2017. -- Danny Karnik/GT Athletics
Photo: Danny Karnik/GT Athletics
Photo: Danny Karnik/GT Athletics

After tryout, KeShun Freeman signs with Saints

The dream continues for former Georgia Tech defensive end KeShun Freeman. One of 52 players brought in by the New Orleans Saints on a tryout basis for their rookie mini-camp this past weekend, Freeman was one of four players signed from the tryout to the 90-man offseason roster.

Freeman had participated in the Baltimore Ravens rookie mini-camp the previous weekend, also on a tryout basis.

Freeman was one of two of the four signing as an undrafted free agent, as the other two had NFL experience. Freeman worked out as a linebacker for the Saints.

He is the second former Yellow Jackets player to make an NFL roster after trying out at a rookie mini-camp, with cornerback Step Durham (Kansas City Chiefs) being the other.

Former center Freddie Burden (Cleveland Browns) and cornerbacks Lance and Lawrence Austin (Falcons) also had tryouts.

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