New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is seen during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) ORG XMIT: _1MR0725

It’s two days from the first round of the draft, and it’s time for me to put myself in the Saints’ front office and on the clock. Below are seven players I think the Saints would do well to select with their allotment of picks in the May 8-10 draft. Since I’ve got the keys to the kingdom and am calling the shots (at least in this space and today), the Saints are not to trade any of their picks away.