Saints draft Notre Dame QB Ian Book in the 4th Round

Saints draft Notre Dame QB Ian Book in the 4th Round
Book threw 72 touchdown passes in his four-year career with the Irish. (Source: Kendrick Haskins, WAVE 3 News)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Saints drafted Notre Dame quarterback Ian Book in the fourth-round of the NFL Draft.

The last time New Orleans drafted a quarterback this high was in 2015, taking Colorado State’s Garrett Grayson in the the 3rd round.

Notre Dame QB Ian Book reacts to getting drafted by the Saints

Book was a three-year starter at Notre Dame. Book went 23-7 in his starts with the Irish.

Book threw 72 touchdown passes in his four-year career with the Irish. Book also racked up 8,948 yards passing.

The Saints have Jameis Winston, Taysom Hill, and Trevor Siemian on their roster at QB.

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