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Saints retain Hill, sign Robertson

NEW ORLEANS (WAFB) -

The New Orleans Saints have signed linebacker Craig Robertson and have retained tight end Josh Hill.

Robertson, who signed a three-year contract with the Saints, played in 12 games last year for the Cleveland Browns, starting nine of those contests. He totaled 50 tackles, one interception, five passes defensed, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and nine special teams stops.

In 2014, he played in all 16 games for the Browns and recorded 92 tackles, two interceptions, four passes defensed and one fumble recovery.

Hill returns to the team for his fourth season after signing an offer sheet with the Chicago Bears earlier this week.

He played in all 16 games last season, finishing with 16 catches for 120 yards, two touchdowns and six special teams tackles. In 2014, he caught 14 passes for 176 yards and five touchdowns.   

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