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Steve Geller
December 14, 2019 - 3:14 pm
The Saints had a longer than usual injury report this week and have five players that are out for Monday night’s contest against the Colts. LB Kiko Alonso, S Vonn Bell, G Andrus Peat along with CBs Patrick Robinson and Johnson Bademosi will not play. Bademosi is a new addition to the injury report...
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A Falcons win would be a very good thing
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Chris Miller
December 13, 2019 - 7:48 am
With the Saints playing on Monday Night Football, this Sunday means the Who Dat Nation will have a lot of other football to watch. After losing to San Francisco last week, it would really help the Saints out if they lose at any point -- and that means Saints fans will have to put aside the Saints/...
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Jim Hanzo
December 12, 2019 - 1:34 pm
As the Saints head into a Monday night matchup against the Indianapolis Colts, is the Saints defense depleted as much this season as they've been all season. With Sheldon Rankins out for the rest of the season, alongside Marcus Davenport who's season is also done, can the Saints manage? The next...
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Lifesize Heisman Trophy stalks LSU looking for Joe Burrow
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Chris Miller
December 12, 2019 - 11:44 am
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is the Associated Press college football player of the year. The signal-caller ran away with the voting, earning 50 of 53 first-place nods. The runner-up, Ohio State defensive end Chase Young received three first-place votes. Burrow has led the top-ranked Fighting Tigers...
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Devin Holland (L) and Antoine Robinson (R) face murder charges
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Thomas Perumean
December 12, 2019 - 8:36 am
Just short of six years ago Baton Rouge Police arrived at a home to find a man suffering from a gunshot wound. Timothy Pena would later die at a hospital. Investigators determined Pena was seated in his truck when he was shot in the back of the head. Now, DNA has positively linked former NFL...
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Chris Miller
December 11, 2019 - 1:46 pm
LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron is the Home Depot College Coach of the Year winner. According to The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate , the last time an LSU coach won the award was in 2011, when the honor went to Les Miles. The 13-0 Fighting Tigers will play in their first-ever College...
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Jim Hanzo
December 10, 2019 - 11:07 am
Now that we know where LSU is playing and who they are up against, we get the early line on the Peach Bowl between the Tigers and Oklahoma Sooners. With still over 2 weeks to go before #1 LSU and #4 Oklahoma meet in Atlanta, December 28, oddsmaker spokesman Scott Cooley gives us the odds. "LSU is a...
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NFL, Saints
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Steve Geller
December 09, 2019 - 3:09 pm
Sunday was a stunner in the Superdome. Not because the Saints lost, but because of the 981 yards and 94 points that New Orleans and San Francisco combined for. Both defenses got gashed; the 49ers just happened to be the team that has the ball last. “Look, we have some guys nicked up and I think at...
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Associated Press
December 08, 2019 - 11:13 am
LSU finished the regular season ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25, followed by Ohio State, Clemson and Oklahoma. The Tigers will head into postseason having been atop the AP poll for the last seven weeks. The Tigers received 47 first-place votes in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank...
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LSU
WWL Newsroom
December 08, 2019 - 9:36 am
Picking the four teams to play in the College Football Playoff will be easy for the selection committee. LSU, Ohio State, Clemson and Oklahoma all took care of business in their conference championships Saturday — with varying degrees of difficulty. Who is No. 1? There could be a lot of discussion...
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