Courtney

Roby

Roby

Meet The Saints Legend Courtney Roby

Athlete Name: Courtney Roby
Position: Wide Receiver/Kick Returner
College: Indiana
Birthdate: 1/10/83
NFL Experience: Eight Seasons
Saints Years: 2008-2012
Records: Saints Highest Kickoff Return Average (25.6 avg.)
Honors: Super Bowl XLIV Champion

Courtney Roby’s tenure with the New Orleans Saints spanned from 2008 to 2012, marking a significant chapter in his NFL career. A valued member of the Saints special teams units, Roby served as a captain for two seasons and made notable contributions to the team’s success. His speed and agility made him a valuable asset on special teams, frequently providing crucial field position and electrifying moments for the Black and Gold. In five seasons in New Orleans, the former Indiana standout returned 94 kicks for 2,411 yards and a touchdown (franchise record25.6 avg), while also adding 41 tackles (38 solo) on special teams coverage units. Roby’s highlight during his time with the Saints came in the 2009 season, where he played a key role in the team’s journey to Super Bowl XLIV victory.