MANDEVILLE, LA (WVUE) - The heat didn't keep determined north shore Saints fans away from an open practice Wednesday at Mandeville High School.
Thousands came out to cheer on the black and gold. Diehard fans started lining up at 2:30 for a chance to see the action up close.
The bleachers seat 3,300, and fans were spilling out onto the sidelines.
The team's training camp heads back to Metairie on Thursday. Open practices will be held from 11 a.m. until to 1:30 p.m. On Monday it runs from 4 p.m. and 5:50 p.m.
On Tuesday that runs from 8:50 a.m. until 11:50 a.m.
All of the open practices are subject to weather conditions.