Sean Fazende joined FOX 8 Sports in 2008, then full-time in 2009, and is now the longest tenured reporter in the sports department. Born in New Orleans, raised in Terrytown, Sean went to Brother Martin high school and LSU. His first job out of college was at HTV in Houma then spent four years as a producer at another local station.
Former Saints defensive end Will Smith will be inducted into the team’s Ring of Honor, a league source confirms to FOX 8 sports.The ceremony will take place during Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccanneers. Smith played 12 years for the Saints.
The Saints’ 11th practice of training camp fell between their second day off and the first walk through before a preseason game. Sean Payton and his staff are taking medical studies into account when planning the workload for players.