Found October 16, 2012 on NFL Draft Zone:
With Sam Shields getting hurt last week, rookie cornerback Casey Hayward came in and didn’t miss a beat. Hayward the rookie from Vanderbilt is the NFL rookie leader in interceptions with 3. He finished the game against the Texans with 2 picks. Hayward has been a huge star for the Packers especially when they need a stop. He was playing the dime corner back position but due to injuries he has moved up the depth chart.During his final season as a Vanderbilt Commodore, Hayward tied the career record for interceptions at 15 (also held by Leonard Coleman). He also made 62 tackles, and had seven interceptions, the third highest single season total by a Vanderbilt player. He was named a mid-season All-American by Sports Illustrated. At the end of the season, Hayward was named a second-team All-American by the Walter Camp Foundation, becoming the first Vanderbilt All-American in four years. Expect an extended role with Sam Shields down with an injury.
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