O.A. Bum Phillips - New Orleans Saints Head Coach After the disaster of the 1980 season Saints owner John Mecom Jr once again went looking for a head coach. Bum Phillips had recently been let go from the Oilers and seemed the likely choice. Phillips had previously been head coach at Houston and had gotten the Oilers to the AFC Championship game twice but failed to defeat the … [Read more...] about Bum Phillips – Saints Coach 1981-1985
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Saints Celebrate the 10 Year Anniversary of the Home Coming in the Dome on Monday Night Football in 2006.Tonight as the New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons square off on Monday Night Football celebrating that unforgettable contest 10 years ago this week when the Saints returned to the Super Dome in Prime Time fashion and came away with a historical win to open a … [Read more...] about New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons on Monday Night Football!
BigEasyBeliever.com Honors 5 of the Best Pass Rushers in New Orleans Saints HistoryNew Orleans Saints Defenses. We as Saints fans have come to love and hate them throughout the years. Those of us who have been following Saints football for awhile know that we have had our share of great New Orleans Saints defenses and great Saints defensive … [Read more...] about The 5 Greatest Saints Pass-Rushers of All-Time – BigEasyBeliever.com
Former New Orleans Saints Tight End Henry Childs Has Passed Away The Whodat Nation has lost another great player. Former All-Pro Tight End Henry Childs has died of a heart attack at the age of 65. Childs played a total of 7 seasons with the Saints and is still #7 on the New Orleans Saints All-Time Touchdown catches in a career. Sports Blogger Barry Hirstius has written a … [Read more...] about Former Saints TE Henry Childs Dies at Age 65
Not only did the New Orleans Saints defense of the early 90s had more than it's share of dominate starters, it had solid back-ups to step in and do the job. Here is back-up nose-tackle putting the heat on Steeler quarterback Bubby Brister in 1990. Robert Goff began his NFL career as a 4th round draft pick from Auburn by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 1988 and stayed with them … [Read more...] about Who Remembers Pig Goff?