Consider the message received loud and clear.
Running back Mark Ingram echoed his defensive teammate when talking about the display with a large group of reporters at his locker.
"I want it to come to my house -- Lombardi, the glass box of cash, my ring, all that," Ingram said. "I don't want no direct deposits from this playoff. I want all my cash when we done at the end, I want my cash coming to the crib looking just like they had it the other day. So, yeah, it was nice."
While the Saints have extra incentive to earn the prize and the right to be called champion, there are business matters to deal with Sunday.