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Saints News, 10/23/15: Kenny Vaccaro Says Don't Call Andrew Luck 'Deceptive'

From ProFootballTalk.com: That label was used to describe Luck in a question to Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro this week, and Vaccaro wasn’t having it. When Vaccaro was asked if Luck’s “deceptive speed” makes it tough to prepare to play against the Colts on Sunday, Vaccaro pushed back against that label. “Not deceptive. Just because he’s white doesn’t mean he’s deceptive. He’s actually a great athlete. He has all the tools that you ask for as a quarterback,” Vaccaro said, via Mike Triplett of ESPN. “Smart, big arm talent, can go through all his reads and he can run. So not deceptive, he’s actually athletic.” Vaccaro is right. Members of the media should think about the labels they put on athletes. There’s nothing deceptive about Andrew Luck’s speed.

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