New Orleans announced the organization would honor former "Dome Patrol" linebacker Sam Mills, a franchise legend. Mills will be inducted into the Saints' Ring of Honor at halftime of the Dallas vs. New Orleans game on Thurs., Dec. 2.
Mills passed away in 2005 after a long battle with cancer became the seventh member of the franchise to receive this honor. He joins late owner Tom Benson, LB Rickey Jackson, OT Willie Roaf, K Morten Andersen, late DE Will Smith, and QB Archie Manning in the team's Ring of Honor.
Mills played collegiate football at Montclair State. He was cut in training...