The opposing defenses are bigger and better than his days at Tennessee, but that doesn’t mean Alvin Kamara is going to go down any easier.

In his first taste of NFL action, the former UT ball-carrier already has one impressive highlight. In the video below, Kamara runs right into a swarm of Cleveland Browns defenders, but bounces to the outside for a nice pickup.

The New Orleans Saints turned some heads by taking Kamara with the 67th pick overall in the third round. The team already had Mark Ingram on the roster and signed Adrian Peterson as a free agent. It’s certainly a crowded backfield in New Orleans, but if Kamara keeps making runs like the one above, he should see the field as a rookie.

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