The New Orleans Saints are lastly headed house.
The crew has been authorised to return to the Caesars Superdome in downtown New Orleans after a sequence of unlucky occasions displaced the crew since Aug. 28.
“The governor welcomes the Saints’ video games again to New Orleans and appreciates the NFL and different groups working to accommodate the crew within the aftermath of Hurricane Ida,” a spokesperson for Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards advised NFL.com.
The Saints have been training at TCU in Dallas since late August when Hurricane Ida battered the Louisiana coast. They performed their first “house” sport in opposition to the Green Bay Packers at TIAA Financial institution Discipline in Jacksonville, Florida earlier than heading on the street to play the Carolina Panthers and the New England Patriots.
Head coach Sean Payton mentioned the crew would return house for its Week 4 matchup in opposition to the New York Giants, however a fireplace on the roof of the Superdome final week threatened that chance.
One individual was injured through the three-alarm fireplace on Tuesday that gave the impression to be began by a strain washer.
In response to a report, there was no structural injury to the stadium, and the Saints plan to return to their headquarters Monday.
Quarterback Jameis Winston threw two landing passes whereas Malcolm Jenkins returned an interception for a rating because the Saints beat the Patriots 28-13 Sunday.
The Related Press contributed to this report.