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Brees named NFC Player of the Week

Saints QB Drew Brees was named NFC Player of the Week today for his performance against the dolphins Monday night. His four touchdowns helped the Saints stay perfect on the year.

Florida at LSU football game set to kickoff at 2:30 p.m.

LSU’s game against 18th-ranked Florida will take place on Saturday, October 12 in Tiger Stadium at 2:30 p.m.

Tigers hope to correct mistakes for Mississippi State

The LSU defense hopes to fix the problems that led to a 44-41 loss to Georgia Saturday.

Arrangements made for former LSU coach Paul Dietzel

The following are the funeral arrangements for Paul Dietzel: Date: Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 Location: First United Methodist Church 930 North Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70802 (225) 387-5202

LSU coach Les Miles comments on the passing of Paul Dietzel

LSU head coach Les Miles realeased the following statement on the passing of former LSU head coach Paul Dietzel.

LSU legendary football coach Paul Dietzel dies at 89

Legendary former LSU head football coach and athletic director Paul Dietzel dies Tuesday monring, after battling a brief illness, according to LSUSports.net.

Mettenberger says return to Georgia is just another game

Zach Mettenberger grew up going to Georgia football games and rooting for the Bulldogs. Saturday he’ll get to play in the same stadium he remembers as a kid.

Auburn lacrosse player who wanted to reenact "Grand Theft Auto" video game arrested in Baton Rouge

A freshman lacrosse player at Auburn University who visited Baton Rouge for the Auburn-LSU game never got the chance to see the big match-up.

LSU sand volleyball begins initial tryouts at Mango's Beach

LSU sand volleyball held its initial tryout last Sunday at Mango’s Beach Club in East Baton Rouge. The tryout was attended by 11 potential team members.

Southern-Miss. Valley kickoff moved to 4 p.m. due to potential weather conditions

Southern University and Mississippi Valley State University have agreed to change Saturday's kickoff time from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. due to the predicted weather conditions.