New Orleans Saints give faithful fans what they have long deserved

Everything was just so perfect.

As Garrett Hartley’s kick split the uprights and the Superdome erupted in pure unadulterated bedlam, a shower of black and gold confetti rained from the roof of the iconic stadium.
You don’t have to be a New Orleans Saints fan or a New Orleanian to understand the symbolism of the scene.
Four-and-a-half years ago a different kind of rain poured down from the heavens in the Superdome.
On the very spot where New Orleans once mourned, it now celebrated.

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