The Green Bay Packers traded up for the second time Friday, making a deal with New England that allowed them to take Vanderbilt cornerback Casey Hayward in the third round of the NFL draft.
The 5-11, 192-pound Hayward had 15 interceptions in four seasons with the Commodores.
The Packers swapped third-round picks with the Patriots in the trade, giving up the No. 90 overall pick...
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April 27, 2012
Packers Second Round Draft Pick Casey Hayward Vanderbilt
With another second-round pick (62nd overall) in the 2012 NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers selected Casey Hayward a cornerback from Vanderbilt University
Once again, the Packers traded up and gave up their 90th and 163rd pick to the New England Patriots for their 62nd pick.
Casey Hayward CB Vanderbilt #19
A good all-around athlete who looks fluid in both zone and man coverage. Looks very comfortable in zone coverage; does a great job reading the quarterback and is quick to adjust once the ball is in the air. Demonstrates solid all-around instincts. Isn’t afraid to play up at the line of scrimmage despite...
Vanderbilt cornerback Casey Hayward (19) celebrates his interception-return for a touchdown with teammate Carey Spear (39) against Connecticut in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, in Nashville, Tenn. Vanderbilt won 24-21. (AP Photo/John Russell)
Vanderbilt cornerback Casey Hayward, of Perry, has been working out in Boca Rotan, Florida...
NFL Prospect a Day: Casey Hayward
It’s been all offense for our first two prospects of the day, but now we can start digging into the depth that this draft offers.
You see teams aren’t built on first round talent, they have to be built with depth and great picks in the draft, and that is what I think Casey Hayward can and will be.
Hayward is a physical, undersized CB that was...
And the head coaches and SIDs of all 120 FBS schools that vote for the Walter Camp Football Foundation All-America team know it. It was announced earlier today that Hayward -- who grabbed 5 INTs, forced a fumble, had 14 passes defended, and made 40 solo tackles (including 6.5 TFLs) this season -- has been named second-team All-American, becoming Vanderbilt's first All-America...
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Vanderbilt defensive back Casey Hayward has been named to to the prestigious Walter Camp Football Foundation All-American team. The nation's oldest All-America squad, now in its 122nd year, was announced late Thursday.
Birmingham, Ala. – Four Vanderbilt standouts - running back Zac Stacy, linebacker Chris Marve, cornerback Casey Hayward and defensive end Tim Fugger – were named to the Coaches' All-Southeastern Conference Team today voted on by the league's 12 coaches.
Three Vanderbilt standouts - running back Zac Stacy, linebacker Chris Marve and cornerback Casey Hayward - were named to the Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference Team by a panel of sportswriters Monday.
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