Saints SS Kenny Vaccaro says he played through a hamstring injury and "two quad tears" last season.
Saints S Kenny Vaccaro is a healthy scratch for Week 17.
Speaking Thursday, Saints coach Sean Payton denied that SS Kenny Vaccaro has been benched.
The Saints have benched second-year SS Kenny Vaccaro.
Saints SS Kenny Vaccaro (ankle) has been "full go" at OTAs.
The Saints are expected to use a three-safety alignment often this season.
Saints placed S Kenny Vaccaro on injured reserve with an ankle injury, ending his season.
Saints FS Kenny Vaccaro is done for the season with a fractured ankle.
Saints S Kenny Vaccaro was forced from New Orleans' Week 16 game against the Panthers with a left leg injury, and will not return.
Saints S Kenny Vaccaro (concussion) will not play in Sunday's game against the 49ers.
Saints S Kenny Vaccaro is being evaluated for a concussion.
Saints first-round S Kenny Vaccaro is not expected to be a "starter" as a rookie.
The Saints have been using first-round S Kenny Vaccaro and FS Malcolm Jenkins as their primary nickel cornerbacks in training camp.
Saints agreed to terms with No. 15 overall pick S Kenny Vaccaro on a four-year contract.