They got it from a popular Jazz Hymn, "Oh when the Saints Go Marching In." It is quite popular in New Orleans and in Charismatic Churches
The franchise was founded on November 1 which is the Catholic religious day, All Saints Day. Hence the New Orleans "Saints".
The name Saints was the popular choice in a fan contest staged by the New Orleans States-Item. However, with or without the contest, the New Orleans team would most likely have been called the Saints. The franchise was awarded on All Saints Day, November 1, 1966. New Orleans was famous worldwide as the city of jazz and the famous marching song, "When the Saints Go Marching In.REFER TO LINK @ BOTTOM OF PAGE ....
It has always been the "New Orleans Saints".
The (New Orleans or more commonly, Louisiana) SuperDome
The name of the New Orleans Saints home stadium is the Louisiana SuperDome or just the SuperDome.
The New Orleans Saints were not named for a particular saint. The team's name was inspired by the song "When the Saints Go Marching In."
The Saints got their name from the city of New Orleans, whose 'song' was When The Saints Go Marching In.
The Saints franchise has never gone by another name.
The name comes from the song "When the Saints Go Marching In."
The New Orleans Saints were established in 1967.
New Orleans Saints was created in 1967.
The New Orleans Saints' starting quarterback name is Drew Brees. He is backed by Mark Brunell and Chase Daniel.
the New Orleans Saints
New Orleans, La.
The New Orleans Saints first season was 1967.
The New Orleans Saints play in the city of New Orleans which is in the state of Louisiana.
The Saints have been in New Orleans since November 1, 1966.
They represent the city of New Orleans, it was announced that New Orleans was given a football franchise on November 1st; also known as All Saints' Day, and the jazz song "When the Saints Go Marching In" is greatly associated with the city. So, the New Orleans Saints seem to be a perfect fit.
The Saints organization began in New Orleans in 1967.
Yes. The Saints football franchise is based in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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New Orleans, Louisiana.
Saints Gear is a New Orleans Saints Apparel merchandising store and is located in New Orleans. They sell quality original NFL gear for fans of the New Orleans Saints.