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BananaHammock
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Remembering 9/25/2006, Steve Gleason's Block, Jim Henderson's Call


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Steve Gleason
Jim Henderson

Includes Jim's commentary at the beginning and Steve's interview at the end.







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TigerPimpNationTrank
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Awesome! Thansks for sharing that...

I've never heard Gleason's sideline comments before...the guy is an inspiration.







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CocoLoco
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One of the greatest sports moments of all time. Unreal.





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EastBankTiger
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Even Hokie couldn't ruin that moment.





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Thracken13
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bookmarking to listen when i get back to my hotel. i also have never heard gleesons interview.





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purplepylon
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Nothing that happened in the Super Bowl year will ever top Gleason's block. At least in my opinion. I was there, nothing has ever sounded even close to the outburst of noise that occurred as Gleason ran towards that kick and blocked it. Just special.
I want Gleason's name hanging from the rafters before its too late for him to see it.



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PokerPlayingTiger
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My favorite event that I have ever attended.





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lil 7thward
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I expect the same noise level for the 1st game vs the Falcons. Someone is getting punched in the mouth week one.





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PokerPlayingTiger
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I expect the same noise level for the 1st game vs the Falcons. Someone is getting punched in the mouth week one.


As much as I would like to hear it happen, I don't think you can recreate that moment. It was years and lots of suffering in the making.






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burdman
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quote:

Nothing that happened in the Super Bowl year will ever top Gleason's block.


This.

quote:

I was there, nothing has ever sounded even close to the outburst of noise that occurred as Gleason ran towards that kick and blocked it. Just special.


This.

But I wasn't at NFCCG or SB, but I highly doubt it was more electric than that moment.

If I never go to another Saints game the rest of my life, I think I could live with it after that night.






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danfraz
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I've been to tons if sporting events across our fine country

This and the first mets game after 9/11 are by far the two most emotional events I've been around

Truly something that just doesn't happen






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lil 7thward
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As much as I would like to hear it happen, I don't think you can recreate that moment. It was years and lots of suffering in the making.
Agreed.






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Fontainebleau Dr.
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Steve Gleason referred to that moment as the world's biggest beer-spill.

He wasn't lying either. I put about 10 ounces on a few people in that moment.






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SpartyGator
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I'll check this out later, but I've always wanted to hear the radio version of it.

to a great moment






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