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Saints News, 5/18/15: Hau'oli Kikaha Ready to Jumpstart Saints' Pass Push

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From the Sun Herald: Kikaha comes in with the statistics: 19 sacks last season, including at least one in 13 of 14 games. He also entered this weekend's Saints rookie camp with two former ACL tears on his left knee, although coach Sean Payton and others felt confident enough in his health to select him with the 44th overall pick of the draft. "Hau has been highly productive," said Payton, who likely with the help of staff, created a shorter nickname for his rookie. "You get a crystal clear vision right away, you know exactly what you're getting with the player, he's smart, he's tough, there's a passion to how he plays, you see it out here."

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