Saints place Kenny Vaccaro on injured reserve, promote Frederick

New Orleans Saints rookie safety Kenny Vaccaro was placed on injured reserve with a fractured ankle.

Vaccaro had surgery Tuesday in Charlotte, N.C.

The first-round draft pick from Texas recorded 92 tackles, one sack, one interception, six pass deflections and one forced fumble.

The Saints promoted defensive back Terrence Frederick from the practice squad to the active roster.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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