Saints re-sign LB Haralson

Metairie, LA ( - The New Orleans Saints re-signed linebacker Parys Haralson to a one-year contract on Tuesday.

Haralson finished the 2013 season on injured reserve after tearing a pectoral muscle during the second quarter of the Saints' 26-24 playoff win over the Philadelphia Eagles in early January.

In 16 games (eight starts) this past season, Haralson registered 3 1/2 sacks and 35 total tackles.

The 6-foot, 255-pounder was a fifth-round draft pick of the San Francisco 49ers in 2006 out of Tennessee, and has totaled 330 tackles and 25 sacks over his seven-year NFL career.