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MANDEVILLE, La. - The Saints continued their preparation Wednesday night, taking practice on the road, across the lake to the north shore and holding practice at Mandeville High School.

Fans lined up to see what became a very special night as the Saints, in the week they are getting ready for that all-important pre-season game number three, which comes Saturday night at Indianapolis, make a little road trip to get their work done in a high school football stadium where the fans on hand certainly did not take it for granted and neither did the team.

“Reminds me of the old days, you know?” said Pierre Thomas.  “Even though it's a Wednesday night, I'm used to Fridays but hey, it was good to come out here to Mandeville to perform in front of these fans out here.  Just to hear the excitement out of them, to see the support, to hear it. It was just amazing."

This is just the latest example of how the Saints and their fans have what could be the most special relationship in the entire National Football League.
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