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Saints' homecoming became their coming-out party

Updated: September 27, 2006, 10:46 AM ET
By Michael Smith | ESPN.com

NEW ORLEANS -- The Saints' first game back in the Louisiana Superdome in 13 months was seen primarily as an opportunity for this rebuilding city to showcase itself, to reintroduce itself to the world as more than just a community still crippled in many areas by Hurricane Katrina and the great flood but also as one attempting to get back up and running.

The 2-0 record the home team brought to its "Monday Night Football" matchup with division rival Atlanta was a short sidebar to the feel-good ...

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