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This Date in Saints History: January 4th

(L to R) Jim Miller, Jim Mora & Bill Kuharich(L to R) Jim Miller, Jim Mora & Bill Kuharich

January 4th

1994—Owner Tom Benson announces a front office restructuring later known as "general manager by committee" with Jim Miller becoming Executive V.P. of Administration, Bill Kuharich is Vice President of Football Operations, and Jim Mora is named Vice President/Head Coach.

In a separate issue, offensive line coach Paul Boudreau is released.

Black & Gold birthdays today:

Sean Lumpkin—Born in 1970 (Safety 1992-96)

Benny Ricardo—Born in 1954 (Kicker 80-81)

Leigh Torrence—Born in 1982 (Defensive Back 2008-2011) Part of Superbowl 44 championship team

Jimmy Wilkerson—Born in 1981 (Defensive line 2010)

George Youngblood—Born in 1945 (Safety 1967-68)—Part of original Saints team


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