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Former 'Dome Patrol' star to appear at Saints Hall of Fame

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Information provided by the New Orleans Saints

Former New Orleans Saints standout linebacker Vaughan Johnson will appear at the Saints Hall of Fame Museum Monday evening from 5:30 p.m.-6:45 p.m. to sign autographs prior to the New Orleans Saints game with the Detroit Lions. 

Johnson played eight seasons with the New Orleans Saints from 1986-1994 after being selected by the Saints in the first-round of the United States Football League Supplemental Draft. Johnson had played for the USFL Jacksonville Bulls in 1984 and 1985. He was an integral part of four playoff teams with the Saints. 

In New Orleans, Johnson was a four-time Pro Bowl selection and was part of the best corps of linebackers in NFL history, the famed "Dome Patrol," including Sam Mills, Pat Swilling and Rickey Jackson.  

Johnson was inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in 2011 and he was inducted into the Saints Hall of Fame in 2000.  

The Saints Hall of Fame Museum is located at Gate B on the Plaza level of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The museum is open, free of charge, to all holding game tickets on game day for three hours prior to game time and for 45 minutes following each home game.  

The museum is open Monday through Friday weekly from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. by appointment only at a cost of $7 per adult, $5 for seniors, children under 12 and military.

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