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Saints News, 8/28/15: President Obama meets with Steve Gleason on New Orleans Visit

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From NewOrleansSaints.com: President Barack Obama visited New Orleans on Thursday to participate in the Hurricane Katrina 10th anniversary commemoration. En route to the Crescent City, Air Force One flew over the New Orleans Saints Training Facility in Metairie during the team’s morning practice. Obama spoke at Andrew P. Sanchez & Copelin-Byrd Multi-Service Center in the Lower Ninth Ward in the afternoon. After his speech, the commander in chief met with Steve Gleason, his wife Michel and Team Gleason staff members. Obama and the Gleasons spoke about the Steve Gleason Act, which the President signed into law last month. “I remember your blocked punt in the Superdome,” Obama told Gleason. “It was one of the most iconic plays in sports history.”

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Enjoyed chatting with <a href="https://twitter.com/BarackObama">@BarackObama</a> today, after his speech marking the 10 yr. anniversary of Katrina. <a href="https://twitter.com/POTUS">@POTUS</a> &#10;-SG <a href="http://t.co/lDGiXYpEPX">pic.twitter.com/lDGiXYpEPX</a></p>&mdash; Steve Gleason (@TeamGleason) <a href="https://twitter.com/TeamGleason/status/637048561838985216">August 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">A must-listen interview with <a href="https://twitter.com/Saints">@saints</a> President Dennis Lauscha for any <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> beat reporter. <a href="http://t.co/B4lufBdBJz">http://t.co/B4lufBdBJz</a></p>&mdash; DougTatum (@DougTatum) <a href="https://twitter.com/DougTatum/status/637239495474085889">August 28, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">More great fantasy advice from our ESPN NFL Nation crew: Who should get the goal-line carries for each team? <a href="http://t.co/BvVLtSfyjU">http://t.co/BvVLtSfyjU</a></p>&mdash; Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeTriplett/status/637232815902433280">August 28, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">New <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> TE Chris Manhertz has learned football &#39;from ground up&#39; in last 8 months <a href="http://t.co/udAES805Av">http://t.co/udAES805Av</a></p>&mdash; Evan Woodbery (@TheSaintsBeat) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheSaintsBeat/status/637025954058108928">August 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Can&#39;t wait to go back to practice at my old stomping grounds tomorrow night <a href="https://twitter.com/GreenWaveFB">@GreenWaveFB</a></p>&mdash; Ryan Griffin (@Griffin_11) <a href="https://twitter.com/Griffin_11/status/637051146608095232">August 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">NBC team getting ready for next week! Sept 5th here we come! <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/NBC?src=hash">#NBC</a> <a href="http://t.co/m2yGKNO8kX">pic.twitter.com/m2yGKNO8kX</a></p>&mdash; Jonathan Vilma (@JonVilma51) <a href="https://twitter.com/JonVilma51/status/637049215735230464">August 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">NFL slated to start the season with more than 30 players suspended <a href="http://t.co/qsEVdOYdbw">http://t.co/qsEVdOYdbw</a></p>&mdash; ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) <a href="https://twitter.com/ProFootballTalk/status/637042163327586304">August 27, 2015</a></blockquote>

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