NEW ORLEANS – New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson remains in the Intensive Care Unit at Ochsner Medical Center and is in “stable condition.”

Benson continues to get “exemplary care for the flu,” the statement from the organization’s senior vice president of communications Greg Bensel said.

"He is stable and Mrs. Benson thanks everyone for their kind support, prayers and well-wishes," the statement continued.

Benson, who turned 90 in July, was admitted in the ICU with flu-like symptoms on Wednesday.