Saints rookie safety Ty Zimmerman(49) goes through drills during the spring’s organized team activities. Photo credit: Michael DeMocker/NOLA.com.
The New Orleans Saints entered the offseason with a clear goal in mind: making the safety position an area of strength. They signed one of the best free safeties in the NFL in Jairus Byrd, kept veteran backup Rafael Bush on the...
I’ll keep updating this list as more names come in, but below are the players that have signed undrafted rookie contracts with the Saints.
Pierre Warren, FS, Jacksonville State:
WHO DAT NATION !!
— Pierre Warren™ (@Carmelle_P) May 10, 2014
Ty Zimmerman, S, Kansas State
Kansas State safety Ty Zimmerman to the New Orleans Saints, according to a source
— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider...
MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Man, it was close. So close, they could smell it. That big, fat, beautiful goose egg.
"That's something I know we definitely talked about on the sideline," Kansas State safety Ty Zimmerman admitted. "We can't remember when the last time we had a shutout was."
"We wanted it," linebacker Jonathan Truman added.
"Yeah, I was...
West Virginia wide receiver Daikiel Shorts, bottom, is tackled by Kansas State defensive back Ty Zimmerman during the second half. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
It appears as if the magic has indeed returned to Manhattan, KS, if only for the moment. The Wildcats took to the field at Bill Snyder Family Stadium on Saturday, still in pursuit of their first Big 12 conference win this season...
Tramaine Thompson returned a kickoff 94 yards for a touchdown, Ty Zimmerman took an interception 32 yards for another score and Kansas State rebounded from a season-opening loss to beat Louisiana-Lafayette 48-27 Saturday night.
Thompson also returned a punt 61 yards to the 1-yard line in the third quarter to set up a touchdown by Jake Waters. Zimmerman's interception moments...
Via AP on Fox
September 07, 2013
MANHATTAN, Kan. - After missing the final two games of the year with what was believed to be a broken fibula, the Wildcats are expected to have Ty Zimmerman back in uniform for the Fiesta Bowl on Jan. 3.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) Ty Zimmerman knows when to turn it up.
When practice is getting monotonous or his teammates on No. 4 Kansas State need a big stop on third down, the junior safety and team captain mimics the motion of twisting a dial.
"One day in practice, I saw some guys over there cranking it up," linebacker Arthur Brown said. "They call it turning the tempo...
(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By ASHLEY DUNKAK Associated Press Ty Zimmerman grew up in the shadows of Kansas State, and now he's getting to stand in the spotlight during a ride that could end in the BCS title game.
The safety of the fourth-ranked Wildcats is trying to concentrate on No. 15 Texas Tech. Kansas State hosts the Red Raiders on Saturday.
Get by that game, though...
Via AP on Fox
October 25, 2012