This panorama of the New Orleans Saints playing at the Louisiana Superdome was photographed by Christopher Gjevre. The Saints were admitted into the NFL on November 1, 1966, the Roman Catholic holiday known as All Saints Day. Based on their birth day into the NFL, the club's ownership felt it fitting to name them the "Saints." Their colors, black and gold, came about as a salute to the city's long-standing ties to the oil industry. In 2005, Hurricane Katrina prevented the Saints from playing a single regular season game in their home city of New Orleans. One of only four teams to win in their first Super Bowl appearance, the Saints were victorious in Super Bowl XLIV.
Thursday Night Football in New Orleans, with a national TV audience joining a jam-packed crowd thrilling to the opening game of the 2010 NFL season...it doesn't get any better than this! As Devery Henderson dives past the goal line to put the finishing touch on a 29-yard passing play, and more than 100,000 arms rise in unison to celebrate...SNAP! The moment is preserved for all-time, and is now available for your wall. From the action on the field below, to the ecstatic crowd, to the scoreboards, video screens, and unique architecture of the classic domed stadium, it's all here - the entire scene from the September 9, 2010 season opener for the defending Super Bowl Champs, a 14-9 victory over the Minnesota Vikings, looking absolutely fantastic for your wall. Printed in brilliant color and perfect focus on high-quality paper stock, and complete with a sharp white border that includes the official team logo and a brief descriptive paragraph, this is both a beauty for the wall of home or office, and a great collector's item for years to come. Perfect for the wall of any fan of Saints football and big-time NFL action!
Publisher: Blakeway Worldwide, 2010
Size: 13.5" x 40"
Condition: Brand New!
Price: $31.95 USD
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Item Number: BL-150
New Orleans Saints "Kickoff 2010" Panoramic Poster - Blakeway