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this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; Name a crazy fact that u know about the saints. Mine is that they are the only team in nfl history to have two qb's on the roster with the name billy joe. Billy Joe Hobert and Billy Joe Tolliver. ...

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Old 06-21-2006, 06:46 PM   #1
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Crazy facts

Name a crazy fact that u know about the saints. Mine is that they are the only team in nfl history to have two qb's on the roster with the name billy joe. Billy Joe Hobert and Billy Joe Tolliver. YEE HAW
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Old 06-25-2006, 10:52 AM   #2
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RE: Crazy facts

The first team to allow Tampa Bay a Win.
sigh...
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Old 06-25-2006, 01:10 PM   #3
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Half a foot and a record setting field goal.



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Old 06-25-2006, 04:27 PM   #4
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11/26/89 - Freaking Flipper Anderson catching 15 passes for 336 yards. What a painful memory...
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Old 06-26-2006, 09:20 AM   #5
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The new Cleveland Browns expansion team's first victory..
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Old 06-26-2006, 09:33 AM   #6
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1st play in Saints history:

94 yd. Kickoff return for a touchdown by John Gilliam.

What an inspiring way to start a team's legacy. What the hell happened?

One more:

Why are the Saints called the Saints?

The franchise was granted to New Orleans on All Saints' Day
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Old 06-26-2006, 05:47 PM   #8
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The Saints selected Russell Erxleben, K, Texas in the 1979 draft. I could be wrong, but I think that's the highest any kicker has ever been taken.
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Old 06-26-2006, 11:48 PM   #9
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I'll opt to put something good instead of bad.

Michael Lewis is only one of seven players (at least at the time, not sure now) in NFL history to return a kickoff and a punt return for TD's in the same game. I just wish his play hadn't declined in the last few years.
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Old 06-27-2006, 12:09 PM   #10
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Fewest playoff wins of any team older than 6 years. Fewest members of the hall of fame of any team with eligible players, and don't think of counting Jim Finks.
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