From the seconds lines at the Superdome to memorials at the Saints and Pelicans training complex, and all places in between, New Orleans react to the loss of Tom Benson who died on Thursday, at the age of 90.
Louisiana politicians, athletes, entertainers and more took to social media and traditional media releases to pay tribute to Tom Benson Thursday afternoon following the announcement of his death.
The New Orleans Saints had a wish list, but any free-agent moves were going to happen on the Saints' terms, or not at all. That was the theme Wednesday as the team looked for outside help to bolster an already talented, young roster.
Veteran right tackle Zach Strief announced his retirement on Monday, bringing an end to a 12-year career spent entirely in New Orleans.