The Saints signed WR Preston Parker and DE Jay Richardson to reserve/futures contracts on Friday.
Parker has played in 27 games in three seasons for the Buccaneers. In 2011, he played in all 16 games and had 40 catches for 554 yards and three touchdowns. He was also the team’s punt and kickoff returner.
Richardson, a fourth-year pro, has played in 55 games with 22 starts. He has 117 tackles, seven sacks and two passes defensed, spending three seasons with the Raiders and one with the Seahawks.