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Thomas Perumean
September 16, 2019 - 4:45 am
Update: 9:30am CST: Saints quarterback reportedly Drew Brees has a torn ligament in his throwing thumb that will require surgery to repair with an expected sidelining of six weeks to properly heal. NFL Network reporter Ian Rapoport tweeted the update about the injured Saint, which was quickly...
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Zach Strief
September 10, 2019 - 11:25 am
For the first 2 quarters we watched a football game in the Superdome defined by missed opportunity. The Saints started the game 0-2 in the redzone with a turnover and a field goal and watched as the Texans started to heat up, driving the ball down the field twice to score touchdowns. While there...
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Jim Hanzo
August 23, 2019 - 7:37 am
This week the Saints play their 3rd preseason game against the New York Jets, and they're on the road for this one. This is usually the game we get the most out of the starters. "I think you'll see the starters about a quarter of the game quarters, maybe even a little bit more," said WWL NFL...
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Jim Hanzo
August 22, 2019 - 9:05 am
South Louisiana is taking notice of the Eastbank baseball team playing in the Little League World Series tournament up in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The buzz is about the River Ridge team and how they continue to advance in the tournament. "You know we've been in a little bit of a bubble up here...
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Michael Cohen
The NBA draft provided a ton of excitement for the Pelicans, now what does free agency hold? Radio.com Sports NBA Insider Brian Scalabrine joined Sports Talk with Bobby Hebert and guest host Seth Dunlap to talk about some of the Pels options and what else could happen around the NBA when free agcy...
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Seth Dunlap
May 28, 2019 - 8:06 pm
Louisiana was recently ranked as the worst state in the country to live in, the third straight year the state has held this dubious honor. Today, all residents of the state got another reminder why. The Louisiana state legislature sunk a bill that would have allowed legalized sports gambling in the...
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Kristian Garic
April 27, 2019 - 7:31 pm
The Saints made the most of their limited draft haul, selecting Safety Chauncey Gardner-Johnson out of Florida in the fourth round. He’s an athletic safety with a true advantage, because of ball skills he acquired when he was young. “I have the instincts, I was an offensive player growing up. When...
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April 26, 2019 - 2:48 pm
(WWL.com) The LSU Board of Supervisors approves new Athletic Director Scott Woodward’s six-year, eight-million dollar contract. LSU Vice President for Legal Affairs Thomas Skinner says the contract includes hundreds of thousands of dollars in bonuses, and the base pay will increase over the length...
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April 11, 2019 - 11:38 am
Tyler Nunez A fourth LSU basketball player announced plans to join the ranks at the next level on Thursday morning as freshman guard Javonte Smart made his decision to declare for the NBA Draft public via an Instagram post. Smart joins freshman forward Naz Reid, sophomore point guard Tremont Waters...
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