New Orleans Saints Defense in the 1988 upset over the Rams

Saints Defense Stops Rams-1988
From the 1988 Upset of Los Angeles

The Dome Patrol began to make themselves known by the mid-80s with gang-tackling of opposing ball carriers.
The stingy New Orleans Saints defense is shown here stopping Ron Brown of the Rams in the memorable 1988 upset of Los Angeles that put the Saints on top of the NFC West division.

Pictured above, probably a special teams play …… #55 – linebacker Joe Kohlbrand, #28 – Gene Atkins, #52 – Brian Forde, #39 – Brett Maxie and on the bottom appears to be #23 – Buford Jordan.


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