Taken No. 15 overall by New Orleans in 2013, Vaccaro totaled 610 tackles, 35 tackles for a loss, 11.5 sacks, 10 interceptions, and 44 passes defended in eight years with the Saints and Tennessee Titans.
There were a lot of mixed reactions over the announcement, especially amongst Fighting Irish fans, but a warm welcome party at the Baton Rouge airport shows many Tiger fans are ecstatic to finally have a new head coach.
In what has been a whirlwind the past few days for the LSU football program, on speculation on who would be the next head coach. LSU Athletic Director Scott Woodward made the announcement on Tuesday, Nov. 30. that Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly will be replacing Ed Orgeron.
As the New Orleans Saints look to get back in the win column and snap a four game losing skid they will face off against a Dallas Cowboys team on Thursday, Dec. 2 that is currently on a two game losing streak and will be without head coach Mike McCarthy.
The LSU women’s basketball team improved to 4-1 on the season with their 20 point win over New Mexico State (2-2) in the first game of the Saun Juan Shootout at the Coliseo Roberto Clemente in San Juan.