Brees, Stills have high hopes for Saints top pick Cooks

Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD --   Saints first-round draft pick Brandin Cooks, right, looks back at a pass thrown by former LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the Saints practice facility.
Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Saints first-round draft pick Brandin Cooks, right, looks back at a pass thrown by former LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the Saints practice facility.

It’s not just Saints fans who expect rookie first-round draft pick Brandin Cooks to dazzle when he trots out to the football field in 2014. Two of his new colleagues — quarterback Drew Brees and fellow receiver Kenny Stills — sounded just as giddy about finally seeing Cooks in action when answering questions from the media about him at a charity softball game in Metairie on Wednesday night.