14 Marshall Faulk
The Rams' running back played quarterback, wideout and corner at New Orleans's Carver High.
15 Peyton Manning
The Colts' quarterback led Isidore Newman High in New Orleans to a 34-5 record during his three yars as a starter.
16 Aeneas Williams
The Rams' cornerback, a Southern University grad, played at New Orleans's Alcee Fortier High, like future NFL corner Ashley Ambrose.
17 Louisiana Superdome
Built 28 years ago despite public opposition, the 52-acre stadium, which dominates the New Orleans skyline, is home to the Saints, Tulane football, the Sugar Bowl, the state high school football championship and the Bayou Classic. It has hosted four Final Fours and a record six Super Bowls.
Syracuse fans bled orange at the 2003 Final Four.
18 Kordell Stewart
The Bears' QB was state MVP at John Ehret High in Marrero; fellow Bears Marty Booker ( Jonesboro), Mike Green (Ruston) and Anthony Thomas (Winnfield) are also Louisianans.
19 Brian Mitchell
The NFL's alltime leading kick returner, from Plaquemine, played quarterback at Louisiana-Lafayette; he's now a Giant.
20 Jake Delhomme
The Panthers' quarterback grew up in Breaux Bridge.
22 Louisiana IceGators
The minor league hockey team plays in Lafayette's Cajundome.
23 Kevin Mawae
The Jets' center, from Leesville and LSU, has started in four Pro Bowls.