Rebirth (HM201E)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70112 Orleans Parish
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 56.989', W 90° 4.824'

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On Monday, September 25, 2006, Steve Gleason was responsible for one of the most dramatic moments in New Orleans Saints history. He blocked a punt in the first quarter of the team's return to the Superdome following Hurricane Katrina. That night, the Saints defeated their rival Atlanta Falcons 23-3. It would kick-start an improbable run for a team that would go on to win the NFC South crown and play for the NFC Championship that season. That blocked punt, that season, symbolized the "rebirth" of the City of New Orleans.
Sculptor, Brian P. HanlonHanlon Sculpture Studio2012
HM NumberHM201E
Year Placed2012
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 781791 N 3316810
Decimal Degrees29.94981667, -90.08040000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 56.989', W 90° 4.824'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 56' 59.34" N, 90° 4' 49.44" W
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Area Code(s)504
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17 Dave Dixon Dr, New Orleans LA 70112, US
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