Saints trade up to select Damian Swann in fifth round - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Saints trade up to select Damian Swann in fifth round

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WAFB) -

The New Orleans Saints drafted Damian Swann, CB from Georgia with the 31st pick of the fifth round.

Swann, from Georgia, is the 167th overall pick of the 2015 NFL Draft. He is a 6-foot, 189-pound cornerback.

In 2014, Swann started 12 games at Georgia and was second-team All-SEC. He had four interceptions, 65 tackles and made a 99-yard fumble return for a touchdown.

The Saints traded their 11th pick (187th overall) in the sixth round and a sixth-round pick in 2016 to the Washington Redskins to select Swann.

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