Football

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
Chris Miller
September 28, 2017 - 3:32 pm
A knee issue may have kept New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson from practicing today, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. #Saints RB Adrian Peterson tweaked his knee a little in practice yesterday, I’m told. Sounds like his absence was a mix of knee/veteran day — Ian Rapoport (@...
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Saints players sit during the national anthem in protest of racial inequality
Bob Donnan, USA Today Sports
September 28, 2017 - 12:24 pm
SUNBURY-ON-THAMES, England (AP) — New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram wants all his teammates to show a unified front during the national anthem at Wembley Stadium on Sunday — whether that's sitting or standing. Ingram said the team plans to have "everybody together" before the game against...
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David Blake
September 28, 2017 - 12:05 pm
Should NFL players be punished for refusing to stand for the national anthem? The Survey Center at UNO wanted to find out and polled over 500 voters in this area. ''Of all registered voters surveyed, 26 percent said they should be fined, 30 percent thought they should be fired, and 43 percent said...
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Jim Hanzo
September 28, 2017 - 8:41 am
As we get ready to see the fans With the controversy surrounding some Saints players not standing for the national anthem, have sales on Saints gear slipped? Not a bad week of sales for Saints gear, according to Pam Randazza, owner of the Black and Gold Sports Shop in Metairie, who says so far, no...
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Chris Miller
September 27, 2017 - 6:11 pm
The New Orleans Saints held their first practice of the week today, as they get ready to take on the Miami Dolphins in London. It was the British media that first raised the issue of players sitting or kneeling during renditions of the national anthem across the league last week. "I still feel like...
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In this Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 photo, Marc Buoniconti talks during an interview in New York. On the right is a photograph of the former Citadel player with his father, Nick Buoniconti. Buoniconti wants to see youth football banned. A former college player who was paralyzed during a game and now a spokesman for the Miami Project, Buoniconti believes children's brains are put in jeopardy with every hit. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
September 23, 2017 - 2:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A victim himself of the sport, Marc Buoniconti wants youth football banned. He hasn't always felt that way. Now, as his Buoniconti Fund and the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis also researches head trauma, the former college linebacker paralyzed from the shoulders down in a game...
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AllState Sugar Bowl Prep Football Roundup
September 20, 2017 - 6:36 pm
By Tony D'Amico, WWL Radio Prep Football Broadcaster This week’s WWL Radio Prep Game of the Week features two teams coming off big wins last week from the Catholic League, as the St. Augustine Purple Knights take on the Jesuit Blue Jays in a District contest at the Shrine on Airline. The St...
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Seth Dunlap
September 20, 2017 - 12:45 am
The 'Go For Two' NFL podcast returns this week as Kristian Garic & Seth Dunlap look bad at some teams we thought would be good that just flat out stink (we're looking at you Saints & Giants).  We recap week two in the NFL and then break down the best week three matchups.
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Jay Biggerstaff, USA Today Sports
Seth Dunlap
September 19, 2017 - 11:53 pm
Doing a Power Rankings for any sport can be great fodder for conversation, but especially in the NFL. There is no other major professional league in America that brings a true sense of parity to nearly every game on its calendar. Case in point: The #1, #4, #6, teams in last week's rankings lost on...
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Go For Two NFL Podcast with Seth Dunlap WWL Radio
”The Last Lap with Seth Dunlap”
September 19, 2017 - 7:46 pm
The 'Go For Two' NFL podcast returns this week as Kristian Garic & Seth Dunlap look bad at some teams we thought would be good that just flat out stink (we're looking at you Saints & Giants). We recap week two in the NFL and then break down the best week three matchups. If you're a die hard...
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