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Posted: Monday, 11 November 2013 5:19PM

Vaccaro says he ''can't play this weekend''



Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro says he "can't play this weekend" against the 49ers.

Vaccaro posted the news to the social media site Instagram today after suffering a concussion in the game against the Cowboys Sunday.  It was his second concussion in three weeks.

"Mad I can't play this weekend.  We will take care of business," Vaccaro posted on his Instagram account. "Thanks for the support.  WHO-DAT."

The Saints generally do not issue any injury news until Wednesday.

The safety position has been injury plagued for the Saints.  Both Malcolm Jenkins and Roman Harper were inactive Sunday because of injuries.  Their status for this coming Sunday is unknown at this time.

All Coach Sean Payton said about Vaccaro Monday was, "Kenny was very active last night."  It came in response to a question about how the younger safeties performed with two veterans out.

When a reporter asked if Payton would give an early injury update on Vaccaro, he responded, "Dumb question, next one."  Payton shook his head.

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