11-16-07 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Friday, November 16, 2007

TWENTY YEARS AGO — In just their second season under head coach Jim Mora, the New Orleans Saints are off to their best start ever after a stunning 26-24 win over the San Francisco 49ers.

TEN YEARS AGO — Eric Booth runs for 119 yards and returns a kickoff 88 yards for a touchdown as Southern Mississippi defeats Houston 33-0 to clinch the Conference USA title and a berth in the Liberty Bowl.

FIVE YEARS AGO — Lionell Davis and Demetrius Duncan combine for 329 yards rushing and three TDs and Chris Curry’s 23-yard field goal gives Block a 23-20 win over Haynesville in a Class 1A first-round playoff game.

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