New Orleans Saints Super Bowl Win Still Refreshing

April 7, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

As a Minnesota Vikings fan, I never thought I'd see the day I'd be writing an article like this.
After the ESPN classic-bound 2009 NFC Championship game between my Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints, pure resentment towards the Saints franchise filled my body.
After they beat the Indianapolis Colts in Super Bowl XLIV, "RB" Reggie Bush made the comment, "I always knew I'd get a Super Bowl ring. But I didn't think it would take me this long."
Bush's arrogant comments didn't help my dislike for the team. After all, I used to love the Saints. I have a Fred Thomas magnet on my fridge. I wore Ricky Williams' number 34 in my sports.
My family teased me when their Minnesota Vikings beat my New Orleans Saints on December 13, 2001. Daunte Culpepper ran in a two-point conversion as time expired for a 32-31 Vikings victory.
You couldn't call me a bandwagon jumper, I first liked the Saints in 1999, when they were 3-13. Back then, there was plenty of room on the Sa...

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