- n a city on the Loire river in north central France; site of the siege of Orleans by the English (1428-1429)
- n a long siege of Orleans by the English was relieved by Joan of Arc in 1429
- Sean Payton in Montreal Gazette
Everybody in New Orleans gets a piece of this trophy,said New Orleans coach Sean Payton, who took over as head coach in 2006 when the Saints returned from their displaced year in San Antonio.
- President Bush in International Herald Tribune
There is no way to imagine America without New Orleans, and this great city will rise again,Bush said.
- Matt Mauck in FOXNews
From what I hear he's done a lot to help with things after Katrina and I know he had a great passion for the city of New Orleans,said former LSU quarterback Matt Mauck, who was Hill's teammate at LSU. "Off field he was a really kind...