New Orleans culture is an athlete’s dream
By Sean Nief
There’s no denying the New Orleans Saints are different than the New York and LAs of the world, but the city still boasts one of the country’s best cultures.
With another season ended, all attention begins to shift to the NFL Draft for the New Orleans Saints.
The draft is a chance for all teams to address some immediate needs for the team and add to their talent by selecting the best talent from the eligible college students.
For the players, it’s a chance for them to bolster themselves as true talents and find a new home. New Orleans has plenty to offer anyone, especially to their athletes.
Many players who have spent multiple years in New Orleans can think of nowhere else as home after becoming accustomed to the culture.
The city is truly unique, but for those on the outside, this will be an exploration into what makes The Big Easy such an incredible experience for those who stay there.
Using a combination of accounts from Saints’ players and Who Dat Dish’s own Tony Twillie, a New Orleans resident, let’s look at what NOLA can give these athletes according to some Saints players.