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Eye-opener: Noting a team’s relevance to a city

And to think that the mayor of San Antonio once believed the Saints might actually leave New Orleans for Texas.

Not now – the Saints, who were already tied tightly to the New Orleans community – are now bound seemingly forever.

That’s what a championship can do for you, especially when the players, coaches and staff recognize what Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees calls the “responsibility” that the team has to its city and, in this case, its extremely loyal fans.

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