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President Obama (center) shakes hands with New Orleans Saints football coach Sean Payton (left) as Saints quarterback Drew Brees (right) looks on during a ceremony honoring the 2009 Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints on Monday, Aug. 9, 2010, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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President Obama (center) shakes hands with New Orleans Saints football coach Sean Payton (left) as Saints quarterback Drew Brees (right) looks on during a ceremony honoring the 2009 Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints on Monday, Aug. 9, 2010, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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