New Orleans – 1965. The City that Care Forgot was awarded with a Professional franchise from the NFL. Oilman John Mecom Jr is named as the new owner and the team name is “The Saints” – after the popular jazz tune “When the Saints Go Marching In”.
Big Moments in Saints History
Saints-Rams 2000 NFC Wildcard Playoffs.
The Eagles Randal Cunningham is stopped by Sam Mills and Dave Waymer in the 1989 Saints-Eagles game.
It’s Falcons Hate Week! So in celebration New Orleans Saints History brings you some fond memories of classic Saints-Falcons games. Today a recount of the 1987 38-0 shutout we handed the Falcons.
Every Saint fan remembers Super Bowl 44 and the upset of Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts. Fansided.com ranks our Saints #4 on the Top 10 List of Super Bowl Underdogs