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Saints could still make playoffs

Even with, potentially, the worst defense in the history of the NFL, the Saints are still a playoff contender.

Mettenberger heading back home

If Zach Mettenberger is excited about returning to the place his football career began, he’s not showing it. At least not yet.

Mike the Tiger and cow pals pump up LSU spirit

There are only 16 days until the LSU Tigers go head to head with Clemson in the Chick-fil-A Bowl in Atlanta, but some LSU fans are already starting to party.

Louisiana Tech hires Holtz as head football coach

Recently fired head coach Skip Holtz, has found a new football home in Ruston, Louisiana. Holtz was named the next head coach at Louisiana Tech Friday.

Southern names Dawson Odums as head football coach

In the history of Southern University football, only two coaches own the distinction of having defeated Grambling State, Jackson State, and Florida A&M in their first season running the program; Pete Richardson (1993) and the Jaguars' f

Tiger football players talk about long layoff

A long layoff has the LSU Tiger football team with plenty of time to prepare for their bowl opponent, the Clemson Tigers. Thursday I spoke with several members of the Tigers team as they discussed the long break between games.

SU Athletic Director to make recommendation for head coach on Friday

Southern Athletic Director William Broussard says he's ready to introduce the Jaguars next head coach tomorrow to the school's Board of Supervisors meeting.

Rhymes, Katz recieve preseason All-American Recognition

LSU senior outfielder Raph Rhymes and senior first baseman Mason Katz have received 2013 preseason all-America recognition from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.

Miles looking forward to Chick-Fil-A Bowl

For the first time since learning their post-season destination, LSU Head Coach Les Miles spoke to reporters about the team’s matchup with Clemson.

"Johnny Heisman" apparel flying off store shelves in Texas

Johnny Manziel may have won the Heisman award in New York but he's not the only one winning.