After celebrating the Saints by highlighting their gamers who sometime could possibly be enshrined within the Pro Football Hall of Fame, we flip the script to present you New Orleans’ Corridor of Disgrace.
Worst breakup: Darren Sproles
Breakups do not get a lot uglier than one social gathering placing a “curse” on the opposite, however that is precisely what happened after the Saints dealt Sproles to the Eagles in 2014. His spouse blasted the group on Instagram for buying and selling her husband after initially informing him he can be reduce, which might have allowed Sproles to decide on his subsequent NFL residence.
“WhoDat Nation prepare for a trip as a result of the seeds y’all entrance workplace is planting its not [going to] be a very good search for y’all,” Michel Sproles wrote.
And with that, a curse was born. New Orleans had three consecutive 7-9 seasons after her social media rant.
Earlier this 12 months, Sproles revealed he meant to signal with Saints rival Atlanta, however the group traded him when it caught wind of his choice.
Worst draft choose: RB Ricky Williams
New Orleans produced probably the most stunning commerce in NFL Draft historical past when Mike Ditka despatched all the group’s 1999 draft picks, plus first- and third-round picks in 2000, for Washington’s No. 5 choose, which the Saints used on Williams.