Music and sports don’t often find themselves together, but when they do it’s beautiful.
Steve Gleason was a safety for the New Orleans Saints, known mostly for his blocked punt in 2006 that was used as a symbol for the resurgence of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast. In 2011 he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
In 1969, a Hollywood movie chronicled the life of fictional Saints QB Big Cat Catlin. 40+ years later, we ask who qualifies as New Orleans’ real #1?