The most exciting NFL season to date ends on a sour note as the 1987 New Orleans Saints are buried by the Minnesota Vikings 10-44 in the Louisiana Super Dome. Jim Mora and Saints players react to the stunning playoff loss and All Pro linebacker Sam Mills gives his take on the game. Thanks to galaxies for the video. … [Read more...] about Highlights of the Saints First Ever Playoff Game
New Orleans Saints coverage by WWL and the local sports show 4th Down On 4. This episode is right after quarterback Dave Wilson has led the Saints in a 41-24 win over the Cincinnati Bengals for the latest victory in what was at the time the 8th of a 9 game winning streak during that 1987 New Orleans Saints Season. Host Chris Meyers talks with linebacker Pat Swilling and … [Read more...] about 1987 Saints are 11-3 after a 41-24 Win Over the Bengals
The New Orleans Saints where heading to the NFL playoffs for the first time ever after the 44-34 December 6 victory over the Tampa Bay Bucs in 1987. It was some pretty fantastical stuff for Saints fans and the sports world celebrated HBO's Inside the NFL featured the Saints that week on it's scheduled telecast by broadcasting from the French Quarter with hosts Nick Buoniconti … [Read more...] about 1987 New Orleans Saints Are In The Playoffs
For New Orleans Saints fans, the 1987 NFL season was the year that they had waiting for over 20 years. A winning one. Not only did 1987 bring the franchise's first ever playoff appearance but it came about via a 9-game winning streak on the way to a 12-3 finish. Here is WWL's 4th Down on 4 after the 24-10 win over the Houston Oilers that marked the seventh of 9 wins that … [Read more...] about The New Orleans Saints are 10-3!
1987 was a tremendous year for New Orleans Saints Fans. Head Coach Jim Mora was in his second season and it looked like things were finally were finally starting to come together for the Who Dat Nation. The 1987 New Orleans Saints put together a 9-game winning streak and for the first time in franchise history, a Saints team would be going to the playoffs. In 21 years, New … [Read more...] about The Saints are Winners!