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- Aug 1, 1997
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- Lafayette, LA
Sheldon Mickles / Baton Rouge Advocate
PHOENIX — It’s official. The New Orleans Saints will be traveling overseas for a “home” game next season, heading across the Atlantic Ocean to face the San Diego Chargers in London’s Wembley Stadium.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made the announcement during his state-of-the-league address at Super Bowl headquarters Friday morning before Saints and Chargers officials attended a news conference to talk about the Oct. 26 game.
It will be the second straight year that an NFL regular-season game has been played outside North America following a game between the New York Giants and Miami Dolphins last fall. Full Story – Advocatehttp://www.2theadvocate.com/sports/15130471.html