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Vitt won't coach Saints until Week 7

NEW ORLEANS, La -- Joe Vitt, who was named the Saints Interim Head Coach, has had his suspension extended by a week because of the Saints 2012 schedule.

New Orleans Saints 2012 Schedule

2012 PRESEASON SCHEDULE for the Saints was released today, Tuesday, April 17. (all times Central)

NFL officials meet with Drew Brees to discuss bounty scandal

Drew Brees was in New York today along with former Saints Linebacker Scott Fujita for a meeting with NFL officials, presumably to discuss the team’s bounty scandal.

Joe Vitt named interim head coach for Saints

NEW ORLEANS, La — Saints Assistant Head Coach/Linebackers Coach Joe Vitt will assume the day-to-day duties of Saints Head Coach Sean Payton in his absence, effective April 16, it was announced today by Saints Executive Vice President/Gene

Saints suspensions to remain for bounty program

NEW YORK (WVLA) — UPDATE: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will uphold the suspensions placed on the Saints for the bounty program. This came down after several days of consideration during an appeal hearing.

LSU Baseball defeats Louisiana College, 10-2

BATON ROUGE, La  - No. 7 LSU (23-6, 6-3 SEC) defeated Louisiana College (10-15) by a score of 10-2 on Tuesday night at Alex Box Stadium to extend the its winning streak to six games.

Nike unveils new Saints uniforms

NEW ORLEANS, La (WVLA) — Nike released the first look at the uniforms the New Orleans Saints will be wearing next season.

Sean Payton suspended for a year for bounty program

BATON ROUGE, La (WVLA) — The NFL has suspended Saints head coach Sean Payton for the 2012 season for his involvement in the bounty program that paid players for injuring opposing players.

Tigers blank Northwestern State, 13-0

BATON ROUGE, La -- No. 10 LSU capitalized on a seven-run fifth inning and used nine pitchers to shut out Northwestern State, 13-0, on Wednesday night in Alex Box Stadium.

Saints Name Henry Ellard as Wide Receivers Coach

NEW ORLEANS, La -- The New Orleans Saints announced today that the club has named former NFL star wide receiver and 12-year coaching veteran Henry Ellard as the team’s wide receivers coach.