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Studious Hayward Seeks 2012 Encore

Casey Hayward (Joe Nicholson/Getty)

After intercepting six passes as a rookie, the team stats show just how badly they missed Casey Hayward in 2013. He disagreed with the notion that his injury-plagued year was a "lost" season.

In 2012, Casey Hayward had a dominant rookie season with six interceptions. In 2013, Hayward couldn't get past a hamstring injury sustained before the start of training camp and aggravated during the preseason, and was limited to 88 snaps in three games. He failed to intercept a pass and broke up just one. Still, Hayward disagreed with the notion that it was a "lost season." In fact, it might...

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