Finally, the New Orleans Saints make a return to the playoffs. Who Dat Nation is simply ecstatic with joy at the end of 2017. Moreover, the streak of 7-9 seasons are finally over. The road was long. The journey seemed to last forever. However, in the end, the city of New Orleans can be proud again of this team.
Sean Payton has cemented his legacy to coach the Saints for as long as he wishes. Drew Brees will also get a chance to at least try and make some noise in the playoffs before 40 years old. Patience is a virtue. Saints’ fans have waited oh so long for this very moment. Anything can happen in the 2018 playoffs. Evidence is out there for teams that come in at any seed to win a Super Bowl.
The coaching staff and players deserve a lot of credit for sticking together during the tough times. The measurement of character is how a team reacts to adversity. This Saints team has proven that it has the ability to take the next step. To be continued….