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Five Things to Know About the Saints for Wednesday, Nov. 8

New Orleans Saints return to practice ahead of game against Minnesota Vikings

Here are your Five Things to Know about the New Orleans Saints on Wednesday, Nov. 8:

  1. The Saints return to practice this afternoon in preparation for their game against the Minnesota Vikings on Nov. 12. will have live coverage of quarterback Derek Carr's press conference after practice.
  2. The New Orleans Saints announced their Rivals 50/50 raffle with the Atlanta Falcons benefiting Team Gleason and Tackle ALS. Find out more about the partnership with the Saints' NFC South opponent on
  3. The first Saints Injury Report powered by LA CAT of week 10 will be released after practice today. Stay tuned to for the latest on the status of your Saints players.
  4. Senior writer John DeShazier will have a story covering all the events from today's practice. Catch up on DeShazier's latest story on the takeaways the Saints defense has forced while you wait.
  5. It is the anniversary of Saints legend Tom Dempsey's record setting kick. On Nov. 8, 1970, Dempsey booted a record-setting 63-yard game-winning field goal as time expired in a 19-17 Saints win over the Detroit Lions. The record stood as the longest field goal in NFL history until the 2013 season.

New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan visited elementary school students at St. Ann School on Tuesday, Nov. 7 to join in on their Play Football Experience.

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