The New Orleans Saints are 53 days away from their Week 1 clash with the Pack. Here is a look at one of the greatest players in New Orleans Saints history to wear #53: LB Vaughan Johnson.
Vaughan Johnson, 1962-2019, played nine NFL seasons, eight with the New Orleans Saints. A North Carolina native, Johnson attended NC State to play college football. After four years with the Wolfpack, the Jacksonville Bulls of the USFL selected Johnson in the 1984 Territorial Draft. In two seasons with the USFL, the 6'3" Linebacker played in 35 games.
The New Orleans Saints selected Johnson 15th...