New Orleans Saints Announce Superbowl Ring Raffle to Raise $1 Million for Gulf Oil Spill Relief

The New Orleans Saints will raffle off a Super Bowl championship ring to raise money for the cleanup efforts on the Gulf Coast.

Raffle tickets will go for $2, and the team will set up a website with details, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. QB Drew Brees made announcement on a trip to a bird rescue center today.

The New Orleans Saints hope to raise $1 million for Gulf Coast relief by raffling off a Super Bowl XLIV ring.

The team, which visited the coast to witness the effects of the oil spill on Tuesday, is selling raffle tickets for $2 each, with a minimum purchase of $10.