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This Day in New Orleans Saints History - May 19

A look back at 50 seasons of Saints history


On May 19, 1949 former New Orleans Saints quarterback Archie Manning was born.

The Saints drafted Manning second overall in the first round of the 1971 draft.

Manning went on to play for the Saints from 1971-1982.

He was inducted into the Saints Hall of Fame in 1998 and Saints Ring of Honor in 2013.

Photos of former Saints quarterback Archie Manning.
Photos by Michael C. Hebert and Associated Press (New Orleans Saints Photos).

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