New Orleans Saints Draft Former Ridgeland High School Star Vonn Bell
The New Orleans Saints took former Ridgeland high school star Vonn Bell late in the second round of the NFL Draft on Friday.
The Saints made Bell the 61st overall pick in the draft.
The Ohio State safety gave up his senior season with the Buckeyes in order to turn pro.
Last year, Bell had 65 tackles, two interceptions, and nine pass breakups.
During his senior season at Ridgeland in 2012, Bell helped the Panthers reach their first ever state championship game.