Tommy Tucker

Ed Orgeron, LSU Tigers celebrate after national championship
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
January 14, 2020 - 10:46 am
There’s this story about a guy who graduates from high school and doesn’t like the way things go in college, so he quits after just two weeks. His father disapproves but finds his son a job at the company where he works. It’s not one of those cushy “daddy hooked me up” jobs, however. It’s one of...
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Car break-in
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
January 09, 2020 - 11:42 am
It’s usually a very good feeling when the City of New Orleans comes together. Sometimes it’s the Saints and Mardi Gras that unifies us. Unfortunately a once in a lifetime disaster can also make us one. In this case, however, we all fall into the same group due to one thing: crime. The murder rate...
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Saints lose to Vikings
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January 06, 2020 - 11:28 am
By: Jordan Fiegel “The NFL is abrupt,” WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier told WWL's Tommy Tucker. “When it ends, it's over. When you lose, you go home. Sometimes it's stunning how you get hit with it.” And abrupt and stunning it was. The New Orleans Saints 2019 season is done after a 26-20 loss to the...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
January 06, 2020 - 11:07 am
We’ve ALL heard that, in relationships, you only get out as much as you put in. I think that’s true. That’s also why, while disappointed, I wasn’t crushed after Sunday’s Saints/Vikings playoff game. At the beginning of the season, Dave Cohen and I were talking about predictions and expectations. I...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
December 20, 2019 - 9:57 am
I don’t know about you, but I often finding myself getting distracted from the issue and hand and wondering about the background. It could be a televised Congressional hearing where I wonder what the Senator’s aide is doing in the background. I’ve been in a restaurant and wondered about what was...
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Drew Brees celebrating in Saints win over the Colts
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December 17, 2019 - 10:53 am
By: Jordan Fiegel “I think we sometimes underappreciate just how good Drew Brees is.” That’s what WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier told WWL’s Tommy Tucker. “Every once in a while, he really wows you and reminds you. Last night, just to see how magnificent he was throwing the football in that effort,...
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Drew Brees in win over the Colts
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December 17, 2019 - 10:13 am
By: Jordan Fiegel New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has written his name all over the record book. “You almost literally need an encyclopedia to try to keep up with all the stats and records he has either tied or broken, not only this year but over his entire career.” In the 34-7 win over...
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Sean Payton questions a call during Saints/Panthers game
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November 25, 2019 - 11:27 am
By: Jordan Fiegel “That was a terrible officiating job by that crew.” WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier was not mincing words in his conversation with WWL’s Tommy Tucker. “Officiating is getting worse at every level. If the NFL owners don’t clean this up, it’s going to turn a lot of people away...
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Sean Payton during the Saints/Panthers game
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
November 25, 2019 - 10:45 am
It all worked out for the Saints and us loyal fans. We beat the Panthers. The 49ers beat the Packers. We can win our third consecutive NFC South title with a win over the flawed Falcons on Thursday night. We can control our future and lock up the number one seed and home field advantage throughout...
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Saints offensive linemen Ryan Ramczyk and Patrick Omameh
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November 25, 2019 - 9:58 am
By: Jordan Fiegel Against the Carolina Panthers, the New Orleans Saints started without left guard Andrus Peat. On their second drive, stalwart left tackle Terron Armstead went down with an injury and did not return. He will reportedly miss some time with a high ankle sprain . “That’s a tough road...
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