NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - With their fifth and final pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Saints selected a running back with big potential.
The Saints took Daniel Lasco with the 237th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. Lasco, a running back out of California, measures in at 6'1" tall and 209 lbs.
In 2014, Lasco rushes for 1,115 yards and 12 touchdowns, earning him team MVP and an All-Pac-12 honorable mention. Unfortunately, Lasco injured his hip and ankle his senior year.
Lasco also has a reputation on special teams. During his freshman year, he led his team with 12 special teams tackles.