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August 18, 2019 - 9:27 am
Tyler Nunez, Assistant Editor of Tiger Rag reporting... A week after what sounded like a disastrous first scrimmage for LSU’s new offense, the Tigers’ offensive unit flipped the script a bit two weeks ahead of the season opener. After facilitating the second scrimmage of fall camp in Tiger Stadium...
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Amos Morale III
August 17, 2019 - 4:55 pm
LSU was on the Tiger Stadium in the field Saturday morning for its second preseason scrimmage. Quarterback Joe Burrow was on the field for today after missing the prior exhibition. “A lot of great things went on,” LSU head coach Ed Orgeron said. “We had great preparation all week and having Joe (...
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Steve Geller
Amos Morale III
August 16, 2019 - 5:50 pm
The Saints were on the practice fields in California again today as they wrapped up a second joint practice with the Los Angeles Chargers. WWL analyst Deuce McAllister said today’s workout had more of an OTA feel to it as portions of the practice were done without full pads. The Saints all-time...
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Steve Geller
Steve Geller
August 16, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Not only are Saints players getting a break from the heat in New Orleans; they also enjoyed a much lighter workout than yesterday on day 22 of training camp. About halfway into the 2nd joint practice with the Chargers, both teams took off their shoulder pads and went the rest of the way in shells...
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Don Ames
August 16, 2019 - 2:29 pm
Louisiana's Ruston High Bearcats are getting a new logo after Rutgers University asked the school to change it. Both schools use an identical block “R”, but Rutgers holds the trademark. Ruston Principal Dan Gressett says the university has been generous in working with the school as it phases out...
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Dec 23, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Houston Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney (90) celebrates after recovering fumble against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second quarter at Lincoln Financial Field.
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Seth Dunlap
August 15, 2019 - 7:21 pm
The Jadeveon Clowney Trade Hype Machine is at runaway speed currently. Nearly every NFL team has, in some way, been linked to rumors about how they can acquire the sixth-year defensive end from the Houston Texans. The Saints have been one of those teams; and, if social media is any indication, fans...
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Steve Geller
Steve Geller
August 15, 2019 - 5:37 pm
No need to brag about how great the weather is in Coast Mesa, California. It was a glorious 72 degrees when the Saints & Chargers took the field for their first joint practice leading up to preseason game #2. It felt great, but even better was seeing a number of guys back for the Black &...
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August 15, 2019 - 5:17 pm
ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (AP) _ Dale Earnhardt Jr. is safe and in a hospital for evaluation after his plane crashed in east Tennessee, the NASCAR television analyst and retired driver's sister tweeted. Earnhardt's sister, Kelley Earnhardt Miller, tweeted that the driver's wife, Amy, and 15-month-old...
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Kristian Garic
August 15, 2019 - 4:10 pm
LSU has offered former Saints assistant Bill Johnson a defensive line coaching position, according to a report from the advocate. The one-year deal is pending, until a background check can be completed accordign to the report. LSU’s current defensive line coach Dennis Johnson suffered a knee injury...
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Amos Morale III
August 15, 2019 - 12:56 pm
SEC coaches have selected nine LSU players to the 2019 preseason all-conference team, including four on the first team. Center Lloyd Cushenberry, safety Grant Delpit, cornerback Kristian Fulton and defensive end Rashard Lawrence were all first-team selections while guard Damien Lewis earned second-...
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