John Jenkins was drafted by the Saints in the third round the 2013 draft. Jenkins was with the Saints and then the Seahawks last season. He started his career with Saints when Bears GM Ryan Pace was in New Orleans. He had 13 tackles in nine games with one start. Jenkins had a career-high 49 tackles the year before for the Saints, playing in 14 games with 12 starts. He is 6-foot-3, 359-pounder and turns 28 in July. He played with Bears defensive end Akiem Hicks in New Orleans.