Members of the local armed forces had a chance to
participate in NFL-style practice.
Members of the US armed forces, in a partnership
with USAA in their #SalutetoService campaign, were able get an
up-close and personal view of the New Orleans Saints
– including @drewbrees,
met their heroes following the team’s practice with local military
members taking part in USAA’s season-long #SalutetoService
campaign. After practice, service members got PT in during an
NFL-like Boot Camp with players & coaches. pic.twitter.com/EHwQD8JwZH
USAA (@USAA) August
id=”FYi4dN”>The Saints players were kind enough give back to the
troops by posing for photographs and signing autographs.
And after the practice,
members of the armed forces were able to participate in an
This boot camp event
represented the evolution of authentic military appreciation events
that USAA and the Saints have created to foster an understanding
and appreciation for the local military community, bringing our
military closer to a game they love.
A big thank-you to our military personnel, to the
Saints for taking part in the event, and USAA for making it
Read the Canal Street Chronicles article: www.canalstreetchronicles.com/2018/8/3/17646092/saints-able-to-show-appreciation-members-of-armed-forces-new-orleans-saints-usaa-practice
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