Pope Francis Accidentally Tweets Support for NFL Team

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The New Orleans Saints got an unexpected backer ahead of their game against the Jaguars on Sunday.

Pope Francis, the head of the Catholic Church, inadvertently showed the Saints some love when he tagged the team and included their logo in a tweet Sunday morning. The pope, who has more than 18 million followers on Twitter, was actually tweeting a message about five new saints who were canonized earlier in the day.

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