Saints top ESPN's Ultimate Standings

Five years ago, in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the New Orleans Saints ranked last in ESPN's Ultimate Standings, which measure how much MLB, NBA, NFL and NHL franchises give back to fans. Today they're No. 1. How'd that happen? Commitment to community, championship play and cheap prices.

Read the full piece, appearing in the July 12, 2010 issue of ESPN The Magazine, here. Here's a look at the methodology for the 2010 Ultimate Standings.