Forty-five years ago today, on August 2, 1967, the New Orleans Saints played the first pre-season game of their franchise history. In the ensuing years, the Crescent City’s pro football team would become an important part of its rich culture. Here’s a look back at the Saints and their unique hometown, as originally presented in 2001 on NFL Films Presents.
This Day in Football: Saints March In
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Posted: August 2nd, 2012