Burnt Orange Nation
Quandre Diggs replacing Kenny Vaccaro as Texas nickel back
In a 4-2-5 defense, one of the most important positions is the nickel back. In 2013, Texas will once again have their best defensive back at the position.
Fri May 17, 2013
Canal Street Chronicles
Kenny Vaccaro vs. Kenny Stills
It is ironic that two of the Saints 2013 NFL Draft picks, Kenny Vaccaro of Texas and Kenny Stills of Oklahoma, were fierce college rivals.
Thu May 16, 2013
Big 12 Conference
Texas Gunning For Top Of Big 12 In 2013
Returning starters: Offense: 10; defense: 9; kicker/punter: 1 Top players returning: QB David Ash, RB Johnathan Gray, WR Mike Davis, WR Jaxon Shipley, LT Donald Hawkins, RT Josh Cochran, G Mason Walters, DE Jackson Jeffcoat, LB Jordan Hicks, CB Quandre Diggs, CB Carrington Byndom.
Wed May 15, 2013
Latest figures reportedly show the New Orleans Saints have $1.6 million in cap space
Kenny Vaccaro, from Texas, stands with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, right, and Markell Gregoire, 13, a patient at St.
Tue May 14, 2013
Texas Football: Ranking the 5 Best Defenders for the Longhorns
Last season, the Texas Longhorns suffered quite a bit on the defensive side of the football, as did most of the Big 12.
Anatomy of a draft pick: A detailed look at how the New Orleans Saints scouted safety Kenny Vaccaro
New Orleans Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro is measured by NFL scouts during his pro timing day at Texas in late March.
Crimson And Cream Machine
Big 12 Football | Post Spring Assessment | Texas Longhorns
The Texas Longhorns return the most experienced quarterback in the Big Twelve and have 19 returning starters from last season.
Thu May 09, 2013
Texas Football: Everything You Need to Know About the Linebackers in 2013
Though Kenny Vaccaro's departure has left questions at safety, the Texas Longhorns' most crucial defensive position in 2013 will be at linebacker.
Saints rookies set to take part in first practices
The New Orleans Saints' five draft picks can only hope that the elation they felt when they were drafted less than two weeks ago lasts through this weekend.
Canal Street Chronicles
Mocking the Draft Grades
I have been sitting quietly off to the side, biting my lip, in the weeks since the 2013 draft while the football pundits issue their proclamations about how all the teams did.
Wed May 08, 2013
Kenny Vaccaro Will Have a Big Role in his Rookie Season
When the New Orleans Saints selected Texas safety Kenny Vaccaro, it was definitely a big surprise.
New Orleans Saints Rookie Could Win the Starting Left Tackle Spot
It is no secret that the New Orleans Saints are very thin at the left-tackle spot with the departure of Jermon Bushrod .
Dallas Morning News
Writer: NFL Draft showed that Big 12 has a long way to go before...
When Oklahoma offensive tackle Lane Johnson, a former junior college quarterback, 5-foot-9 West Virginia wide receiver Tavon Austin and Texas safety Kenny Vaccaro were drafted in the first round of this year's NFL Draft, it marked the fewest Big 12 players selected in the first round in five years.
Tue May 07, 2013
Jenkins gets ready for challenge
Saints free safety Malcolm Jenkins stood within an earshot of the Jazz and Heritage Festival's soulful entrance on Saturday afternoon, eager to experience his latest taste of Southern culture.
Mon May 06, 2013
Sun May 05, 2013
Rick Cleveland: Saints are Mississippi's team
The New Orleans Saints have long been Mississippi's NFL team and not only because they are the closest in proximity.
Sat May 04, 2013
Saints' Malcolm Jenkins says he's up to the challenge
Malcolm Jenkins said he embraced the Saints' first-round selection of Kenny Vaccaro - despite the threat to his job security at free safety - after recalling Mark Ingram's less-than-cordial welcome to the franchise by former teammate Reggie Bush.
Fri May 03, 2013
Texas Football: Projecting the Longhorns' Top 2014 NFL Draft Prospects
The Texas Longhorns made a modest splash in the recent draft, as Kenny Vaccaro, Marquise Goodwin and Alex Okafor all landed within the top four rounds.
Thu May 02, 2013
Wed May 01, 2013
Just CHILL: Draft strategy/trade remains puzzling even to Cowboys' scouts
Almost a week later, the decisions the Cowboys made in the first round of the NFL Draft remains puzzling, even troubling, to those inside and outside the Cowboys organization.