Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 4/25/13
With the 15th selection of the 2013 NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints select Kenny Vaccaro, Safety out of Texas. This is a player that can have an immediate impact for the Saints. His freshman year he appeared in all 13 games, both as a safety and on special teams. He made 19 tackles, blocked 1 punt and also forced a fumble in a game vs. Texas A&M. In his sophomore year, he saw more playing time in all 12 games with 6 starts: two games started as a safety and the other 4 as anickelback. His best game of his career was against Oklahoma State where he caught his first college career interception. He had 9 tackles (8 solo), 1 tackle for loss and 2 pass breakups before the game was over. When the season was over, Vaccaro had amassed 54 total tackles (42 solo), one interception, 4 tackles for loss, one forced fumbles and 8 passes broken up. Vaccaro started all 13 games as a safety his junior year and finished the season as a solid starter for the Texas Longhorns. He had 82 total tack...
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