VIDEO: Gayle Benson sent the Pelicans all the Louisiana food favorites to have in the bubble

Pelicans and Saints owner Gayle Benson sent the Pelicans a TON of Louisiana seafood to enjoy while in the bubble in Orlando

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VIDEO: Gayle Benson sent the Pelicans all the Louisiana food favorites to have in the bubble

Pelicans and Saints owner Gayle Benson sent the Pelicans a TON of Louisiana seafood to enjoy while in the bubble in Orlando

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VIDEO: Gayle Benson sent the Pelicans all the Louisiana food favorites to have in the bubble

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