New Orleans Saints Fact of the Day:
On this day in 1966, the National Football League awarded its 16th franchise to New Orleans as NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle made the announcement at the New Orleans Pontchartrain Hotel. The New Orleans States-Item headline that afternoon was "N.O. Goes Pro"
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