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October 05, 2019 - 10:16 am
A southeastern Louisiana university is releasing its first branded beer. Nicholls State University was launching Colonels Retreat, a lager brewed by Bayou Tech Brewery, at Saturday's football game against Central Arkansas. The Houma Courier reports that the first pours were happening at an alumni...
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Chris Miller
September 30, 2019 - 11:07 am
The Southeastern Conference today announced that LSU and Florida will play their October 12 game starting at 7:00 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPN. -- times and networks announced for games on October 12: https://t.co/MyGCz2umkt pic.twitter.com/h0Tu2ciOro — Southeastern Conference (@SEC)...
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Don Ames
September 28, 2019 - 10:36 am
LSU is off today, but there will be a few college games played in the state. And, lots of action outside Louisiana borders. ULM hosts South Alabama in the Warhawks Sun Belt opener today. In the Southland, McNeese hosts Sam Houston State in a battle of two and two teams. Northwestern State hopes to...
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Thomas Perumean
September 27, 2019 - 9:39 am
After dropping their proposal for an 18-game profootball season, NFL owners are back with a new idea: A 17 game season doing away with all or part of the preseason. The proposal came as collective bargaining talks have yet to get underway. Owners were briefed on the new proposal at their meeting in...
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Recording artist Jennifer Lopez attends a MLB baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.
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Amos Morale III
September 26, 2019 - 3:59 pm
Superstars Jennifer Lopez and Shakira are set to perform during the Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. Feb. 2. The NFL announced its halftime performers Thursday afternoon. Lopez, an award-winning singer, actress, producer, and entertainer has sold over...
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Chris Miller
September 24, 2019 - 11:32 am
The Saints are gearing up to take on the undefeated Dallas Cowboys this Sunday night at the Superdome. Between the Saints' surprising win in Seattle and this game being a prime time game with the Cowboys, it's shaping up to be a big game. The Saints still have to wait on the return of all-world...
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September 23, 2019 - 8:33 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Teddy Bridgewater wanted to stay composed. He wanted to remain calm and in control while taking over for the next several weeks with the New Orleans Saints' leader, Drew Brees, sidelined with injury. But emotions can often be tricky to control. And in the moments before making his...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown carries his helmet during an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots released Brown on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Associated Press
September 20, 2019 - 9:51 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Antonio Brown was released by the New England Patriots on Friday after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct — the third team in seven months to tire of the off-field behavior that has overshadowed his accomplishments as one of the NFL's most prolific receivers...
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Chris Miller
September 18, 2019 - 6:37 pm
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees showed off his surgically-repaired but heavily-bandaged thumb this evening. Step 1 Complete...successful surgery. This is my attempt at giving everybody a -- A post shared by Drew Brees (@drewbrees) on Sep 18, 2019 at 4:23pm PDT Calling it his "thumbs-up"...
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Chris Miller
September 18, 2019 - 7:30 am
Today’s the day Saints quarterback Drew Brees has surgery to repair a torn thumb ligament that’s going to sideline him for a number of weeks. Even when re-habbing, Brees will likely be looking for ways to help his team win. WWL Saints radio color analyst Deuce McAllister knows what it’s like to re-...
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