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Associated Press New Orleans Saints cornerback Tracy Porter, left, breaks up a pass intended for Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Bernard Berrian in the fourth quarter Sunday in New Orleans.

Saints beat Vikings, head to Super Bowl

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NEW ORLEANS -- They sure ain't the Aints anymore.

The New Orleans Saints are heading to their first Super Bowl after battering Brett Favre and beating the Minnesota Vikings 31-28 in overtime Sunday on unheralded Garrett Hartley's 40-yard field goal.

Favre threw away Minnesota's best chance to win, tossing an interception deep in New Orleans territory in the closing seconds of regulation. Then the Saints won the coin toss and soon it was over.

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