New Orleans Family Builds ‘Mini Superdome’ In Backyard So Every Game Is A Home Game [Video]
There's being a Sants fan, and then there are these people. A group of Saints fans in New Orleans have their very own backyard Superdome, equipped with bleachers, a Jumbotron and even half-time entertainment. Who Dat!
WGNO.com reports New Orleans resident and super Who Dat Kathy Hirsch had the idea for her backyard stadium in the 1980s when Jim Mora was coaching the team. In 1991 she finally got it done, and the Hirsch Memorial Stadium was born.
From WGNO.com -
The stadium was built by hand by Mike Hirsch and his friends, and cost roughly $5,000 to complete, but each year they ask for donations during games to go towards repairs.