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Jim Henderson announces his retirement as "voice of the Saints"

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He's spent the last three decades as the "voice of the Saints", but now Jim Henderson is stepping down as the play-by-play announcer.  The 71-year-old made the announcement on WWL radio.  

"I didn't want to make a big deal about it. It's all about the team," Henderson said during the appearance. "It's all about the fans. It's all about what transpires on the football field on Sunday afternoons. I didn't want to detract from that and I didn't want it too soon and I didn't want to do it in the final game of the season because it's all about the game." You can watch the video HERE

For more on his retirement, and some of his more memorable moments, read this article from our partners at The Advocate

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