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WWL Newsroom
November 11, 2019 - 2:19 am
The LSU Tigers remain undefeated after beating the Alabama Crimson Tide for the first time since 2011. The Tigers beat Alabama 46- 41. LSU Quarterback Joe Burrow attempted 39 passes, and he completed 31 of them, giving him 393 passing yards and 3 touchdowns for the game. - LSU vs. Alabama: Ed...
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WWL Newsroom
October 29, 2019 - 9:07 pm
Patty Burnamen | WWL First News Even though LSU has a bye this week, there are lots of games going on with post-season implications. Georgia plays Florida this weekend, and the winner of that game is historically in the SEC championship game. “Look out West: there is a showdown with two games, USC...
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October 08, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Here is the pre-game chant by the St. Augustine Purple Knights football team that “shocked and embarrassed” school officials after video of the chant went viral. “All I got is two hands, Two pads, Knockin’ that N***** S*** loose. I got two hands, Two pads, This the Aug S***! A statement from Dr...
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Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) walks off the field after an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. The Saints won 12-10. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
Associated Press
October 01, 2019 - 4:42 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The first week of the fall season had NBC feeling like must-see TV again. The network that dominated prime time in the 1980s and 1990s won the week in total viewers for the first time in 18 years with an average evening audience of 7.5 million. NBC won on the back of the NFL,...
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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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Jim Hanzo
September 20, 2019 - 6:30 am
The Saints try to get back on track this Sunday when they battle the Seahawks in Seattle. We checked in with fans of the WHO DAT Nation to find out if they believe the Black and Gold will win. "We can win, but Teddy Bridgewater just needs to step his game up," one man told us. "I think we can get...
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WWL Newsroom
September 12, 2019 - 7:14 am
by Matt Doyle, Louisiana Radio Network LSU QB Joe Burrow’s incredible 81.8 percent completion percentage may be thanks in part to some cutting edge science that tracked receivers’ optimal routes based on their eye strength. Over the summer LSU Director of Athletic Training Jack Marucci wanted to...
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Zach Strief
September 10, 2019 - 8:18 am
The New Orleans Saints pulled out a thrilling, walk-off win over the Houston Texans in Monday Night Football with Wil Lutz's "thundering kick." The team had gotten off to a slow start in the past five seasons, last winning a season-opener in 2013. Quarterback Drew Brees was certainly glad to start...
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