The Saints aren't just a feel-good story anymore, they're one of the NFL's best teams, writes Michael Smith.
In a short span one year ago, Talman Gardner was cut by his hometown team, then watched that town suffer the wrath of Hurricane Katrina.
Michael Smith reviews the first half by taking a look at some of the prominent headlines, including Katrina's impact on the Saints.
Everyone's trying to make the Saints feel at home. But it's just not the same, and there seems to be no end to the road, writes Michael Smith.