Up with foreign relations

The Saints play the Chargers at Wembley Stadium in London on Sunday, but they’ve been there before — in 1990. In fact, the Saints have competed outside the United States three times, and they’ve won every time. The Times-Picayune reporter Mike Triplett traced the Saints’ longest three road trips to date.

“When the Saints made their previous trip to London’s Wembley Stadium in 1990 to play a preseason game against the Los Angeles Raiders, the first thing kicker Morten Andersen did was lay down and kiss the grass,” Triplett writes. More

Guidelines: Fan feedback should be within the guidelines for the NFL community. These guidelines will be used to identify those comments that will be removed from display on the site. Please keep your comments relevant to the topic, not abusive or combatant towards other fans, and don’t share any personal details. Use the “Report” link to help keep the community at its best.

Comments may be no longer than 2000 characters and will post to the site shortly after submitting.

Powered by WordPress.com VIP | Subscribe (RSS)