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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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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
November 20, 2019 - 11:20 am
I’ll admit it. I view a lot of things in the world through the prism of films. I like me some movies. Sometimes they reflect what happens in society; sometimes they dictate what happens in society. I mention it because that’s how I view the current impeachment inquiry hearings. Today Ambassador...
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November 18, 2019 - 2:37 pm
By: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints harried and harassed Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston throughout their 34-17 win. The New Orleans defense only sacked Winston twice, but they landed another 12 QB hits. “The Saints put constant pressure on Winston. They were after him from...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
November 14, 2019 - 8:31 am
Sometimes you have to take a deeper look at issues and not just have a surface-level discussion. That's just what WWL-TV reporter and anchor Thanh Truong did as part of their Down the Drain investigation...he actually went down into the drains. And that's exactly what we did with Thanh when he was...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
November 12, 2019 - 10:46 am
I think it was Mark Twain, or possibly Nash Roberts, who said “Everybody talks about the weather but nobody does anything about it.” Depending on your views about man made climate change that statement could be true or false. However when it comes to public education everybody talks about it but...
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November 11, 2019 - 11:01 am
By: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints suffered a tough loss to the Atlanta Falcons 26-9. The Saints offense failed to score a touchdown while the Falcons scored points on six of their nine possessions. “The Saints never could find any rhythm,” McAllister explained. “They were not perfect; they...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
November 06, 2019 - 10:43 am
As sure as the trees shed their pecans and we try to remember where we left our jackets last spring, this time of year brings with it the first college football playoff rankings and controversy. This, according to the selection committee, is the top four college football playoff rankings as of this...
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October 14, 2019 - 3:27 pm
It wasn’t the prettiest of games, but the New Orleans Saints extended their win streak with a 13-6 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. “I don’t care if you win 3-2,” WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier said. “Do you get extra for style points in the NFL? No. We’ve been saying this since Drew Brees...
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