This is it! The culmination of our entire off-season "Most Hated Person in Saints History" tournament comes to it's dramatic conclusion today!
We've finally reached the grand finale matchup, between two despised coaches of Saints past: Gregg Williams and Mike Ditka. The winner of this matchup will be officially crowned as the Most Hated Saints Person Ever.
The full tournament can be found directly below. Our matchup today is between the No. 34 ranked Mike Ditka vs. No. 33 ranked Gregg Williams. It doesn't get any closer than that!
Ditka beat out Albert Connell, Steve Walsh, Rick Middleton, and No. 2 seeded Russell Erxleben in a second round upset before taking down Johnathan Sullivan in the Final Four to get here. Williams' difficult road to the finals saw him take down tough opponents Josh Bullocks, Chip Lohmiller, Irv Smith and heavy favorite Aaron Brooks before narrowly edging out Steve Spagnuolo in the semifinals.
For those who haven't been following along, we've got a full 64-person bracket packed with all the ghosts from Saints past that you love to hate. We're going matchup by matchup, choosing the more hated Saints figure each time, until we've finally crowned a winner as the most hated person in Saints history.
Your decision can be based on anything you'd like, whether it's on the field performance, off the field antics, or anything in between. Voting will be open for exactly 48 hours from the time of publish. Voting results and brackets will be updated as we go along.