Mercedes-Benz Superdome

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Chris Miller
February 02, 2018 - 11:50 am
The Atlanta Falcons lodged a complaint with the NFL over the jokes made in the Superdome at the expense of their epic Super Bowl LI collapse, according to The New Orleans Advocate . The gags were played out December 24, during the 2017 season's second game between the Saints and Falcons...
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Chris Miller
January 25, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Essence released the lineup today of its 2018 festival, set for this summer. Janet Jackson, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu and Jill Scott are among some of the artists set to perform at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome this July. In addition to the concerts at the Dome, Essence also puts on...
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Jim Hanzo
December 22, 2017 - 12:22 pm
If the Saints beat the Falcons in the Superdome this Sunday, they are in the playoffs. But Saints fans say it's not a question of if, but when, as we checked in with those who believe. "We're going to kick butt, 21-17," said one woman. "Saints will win this one, 35-20, we're gonna stomp 'em,"...
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December 07, 2017 - 8:37 am
(WWL.com) The 2017 Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Prep Classic begins today and runs through Saturday at the Mercedes Benz Superdome. Nine state champions will be crowned over the next three days and Association Executive Director Eddie Bonine says they anticipate several close games. "The matchups look...
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Jim Hanzo
November 27, 2017 - 11:02 am
Tough loss for Saints fans who aren't use to seeing their team lose. It's the first loss since week 2. We checked with fans who aren't pushing the panic button. They say their team will bounce back. "I thought we could have won the game," said this Saints fan. "There were just some plays that didn'...
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November 21, 2017 - 7:44 am
In Atlanta, the Georgia Dome was imploded after 25 years in existence. Meanwhile, the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans continues to be one of the top entertainment venues in the country. Alan Freeman, General Manager of the Superdome, says when the facility was built, the architects took a...
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Jim Hanzo
October 30, 2017 - 9:04 am
It was a close game against the Chicago Bears, but Saints fans are happy that their team slipped out of the Superdome with a win. We checked in with some Who Dats for their reaction. "I thought it was a great game, I mean, the Saints pull it out at the end," said one Saints fan. "The defense played...
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Jim Hanzo
October 27, 2017 - 8:32 am
It should be raucous in the Mercedes Benz Superdome this Sunday when the Saints square off against the Chicago Bears at noon. We asked folks downtown if they think the Saints can make it 5 wins in a row. Most are feeling good about their team. "Chicago ought to be a fairly easy game for them, I...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 24, 2017 - 7:31 am
"The King of Country" tops the list of performers for the annual Bayou Country Superfest. "It's a great honor for Bayou Country Superfest to present George Strait in his only festival appearance next year. It's a rare opportunity to see 'The King of Country' perform," Fest Producer/Director Quint...
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September 27, 2017 - 8:48 am
(WWL.com) Yet another lawmaker has voiced her disapproval of multiple Saints players refusing to stand for the national anthem. Denham Springs Representative Valarie Hodges wants to examine the team’s agreement with Louisiana that contains state subsidies. She’s called for a discussion to take...
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