Central Arkansas' Dixon calls his Saints visit a success

Central Arkansas tight end Chase Dixon, left, breaks away from Colorado defensive back Chidobe Awuzie after pulling in a pass in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo., on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) Show caption
Central Arkansas tight end Chase Dixon, left, breaks away from Colorado defensive back Chidobe Awuzie after pulling in a pass in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo., on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

A 6-foot-4, 238-pound tight end who was reportedly on pace to be a small-school All-American in 2013 on Thursday declared a visit with the Saints “a success,” suggesting New Orleans might be interested in grabbing him either late in the upcoming draft or in free agency if he’s not chosen.