Recently the New Orleans Saints invited the Front Row Photo Booth in Metairie to their training facility for the Who Dat Fans during the 2017 Hall of Fame Class Induction Auction including Linebacker Jonathan Vilma and Offensive Lineman Carl Nicks. both Vilma and Nicks were both leaders on the 2009 Team that went on to win Super Bowl XLIV in Miami over the Indianapolis Colts 31 - 17.
Jonathan Vilma was chosen by the New York Jets in the first round of the 2004 NFL Draft out of the University of Miami and played for the Jets for four seasons, then was traded to the Saints during the 2008 off-season. During his six seasons with the Saints, Vilma was sometimes referred to as the Drew Brees of the defense.
Carl Nicks was drafted by the Saints in the 5th round of the 2008 NFL Draft. With the Talent to go 1st or 2nd round, the Saints were lucky to have him on the board. Nicks became a starter as a Rookie and 2 time Pro Bowl selection and an All Pro first team during his time in New Orleans. He left as a free agent in 2011 and played 2 seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before retiring.
Both Jonathan and Carl returned to the facility for the first time since leaving the organization. Fans, Players and Coaches were on hand in Metairie for the ceremony. Nicks wore a 3 piece suit and Vilma his brand new Saints Hall of Fame polo shirt. The official Induction Ceremony will take place October 28th at Champions Square next to the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans before the Saints Game against the Chicago Bears. Be sure to stop by and visit our photo booth in New Orleans for the festivities.