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This Day in New Orleans Saints History - June 5

A look back at 50 seasons of Saints history


On June 5, 1983 former New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques Colston was born.

The Saints drafted Colston 252nd overall in the seventh round of the 2006 draft.

Colston went on to play for the Saints from 2006-2015.

He was a member of the Super Bowl team.

Colston is the Saints' all-time franchise leader in receiving yards, yards from scrimmage, receiving touchdowns, total touchdowns and total receptions.

The Saints released Colston in 2015.

Photos of Saints wide receiver Marques Colston over the years. Photos by Michael C. Hebert (New Orleans Saints Photos).

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