Sean Payton Celebrates a Decade With the Saints

The New Orleans Saints suffered four decades of futility and mediocrity, mixed in with some moderate success as well....and then Katrina happened. Many around the NFL felt the Saints were set to leave New Orleans, before Commissioner Paul Tagliabue stepped in and vetoed any move out of the Crescent City. That saving grace, coupled with the hiring of a little known assistant coach named Sean Payton ten years ago today, set the balls in motion for the greatest decade in NOLA sports history.

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