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Amos Morale III
September 18, 2019 - 12:08 pm
Drew Brees is set to have surgery on his right thumb this afternoon, New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton confirmed Wednesday morning. Brees, the NFL’s all-time leading passer, injured his thumb in Sunday’s 27-9 loss to the Los Angeles Rams and sought a second opinion before opting to have the...
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Zach Strief
September 17, 2019 - 10:17 am
Well, that wasn’t what we were hoping for...was it? The rematch of the NFC Championship game was disappointing for a lot of reasons, the score just being one of them. There are several stories that came out of this game, and unfortunately more of them are disappointing than they are promising. In...
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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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Scoot
September 10, 2019 - 1:26 pm
The emotional roller coaster ride Saints and Texans fans were on during the season opener for both teams was one hell of a ride. And unlike the tangible roller coasters at an amusement park - none of the riders had any idea how itwould end. It certainly did not end with the roller coaster reaching...
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WWL Newsroom
September 10, 2019 - 11:38 am
By: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints opened the season with a bang, hitting a field goal as time expired to beat the Houston Texans 30-28. None of the 58 combined points came in the first quarter, as both teams were still feeling each other out. The Saints were pass-heavy early, and WWL Saints...
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New Orleans Saints kicker Wil Lutz (3) screams as he runs from the field after kicking a game wining field goal against the Houston Texans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Amos Morale III
September 10, 2019 - 12:22 am
Wil Lutz had never been to the podium for his post-game press conference. But after drilling a 58-yard field goal to give the Saints a 30-28 victory against the Houston Texans on Monday Night Football, the kicker needed to meet the media in a spot usually utilized by Drew Brees and Sean Payton...
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Louisiana State Tigers cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. (24) defends a pass intended for Texas Longhorns Collin Johnson (9) at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium.
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Amos Morale III
September 08, 2019 - 5:52 pm
Listen Live on RADIO.COM APP to hear LSU Football battle Northwestern State Demons football, Saturday-kickoff at 6:30pm -ANYwhere, on ANY device! The Tigers picked up a big win against a top 10 opponent in Austin this weekend. But aside from scoring the 45-38 win against the Texas Longhorns, LSU...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
September 06, 2019 - 10:28 am
Finally it’s here. The “end” of summer. Astronomically it occurs with the autumnal equinox, which, this year, happens on Monday September 23rd at 2:50 central time. In a fashion sense, summer ends with the celebration of Labor Day. Accordingly you’re committing a fashion faux pas if you wear white...
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Amos Morale III
September 05, 2019 - 6:12 pm
Drew Brees addressed the controversy surrounding a promo video he shot for National Bring Your Bible to School Day Thursday. The New Orleans Saints quarterback filmed an ad for the Oct. 3 event which was created and promoted by an organization called Focus on the Family which has held and taken...
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New Orleans Saints center Erik McCoy (78) blocks against Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Jaleel Johnson (94) during the first quarter at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Amos Morale III
September 04, 2019 - 6:09 pm
Erik McCoy will likely make his first NFL start Monday against one of the league’s more formidable defensive fronts. But the Saints 2019 second-round draft pick out of Texas A&M is just excited about the challenge. “Honestly I didn’t know who would’ve been on the other side of the line,” McCoy...
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