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Help still wanted: Can Saints afford to upgrade at CB, WR, DT?

METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints will create about $300,000 in salary-cap space when Drew Brees' retirement is officially processed after June 1.

That may not sound like much. But every bit helps for a Saints team that is essentially searching for cap space under couch cushions at this point.

The Saints currently have less than $1 million in cap space. They will eventually need to create nearly $2 million in space to sign their draft class. And they still have more roster holes to fill than usual at this late stage of the offseason.