Coach O looks forward to seeing crowd for LSU Spring Game

Perhaps a few LSU fans who stayed away from the 2020 pandemic college football season will make their way to Tiger Stadium on Saturday, April 17, at noon, when the Tigers play their annual spring game.

Former LSU track star becomes sixth fastest woman in world history

LSU student-athletes discuss solutions to Title IX reports

Longview ISD set to convert baseball, softball fields to turf

New study estimates three times more Red Snapper in Gulf of Mexico

Six current Saints players acquired through draft day trade up

QB TJ Finley looks for consistency in Year 2 with LSU

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Stan Van Gundy wants to see more from Pelicans’ star players

Kevin James to play Sean Payton in upcoming movie about bountygate

Shreveport Mavericks secure first win of the season

Newly proposed law could prevent transgender girls from playing sports with all girl teams

  Shreveport businesses looking forward to boom from Bayou Classic

LSU forward Darius Days to enter name into 2021 NBA Draft

  LSU football employee files $50M lawsuit against board of supervisors, Les Miles, and others

Sharon Lewis, LSU’s associate athletic director of football recruiting, has filed a $50 million lawsuit against her current employer alleging years of harassment for attempting to report sexual misconduct allegations during her tenure at LSU.

SFA to start selling alcohol at baseball, softball games

SFA is ready to begin selling alcohol at baseball and softball games after the Nacogdoches city council approved of the move on Tuesday night. Sales will start the weekend of April 16-18 when baseball hosts Southeastern Louisiana and softball hosts Northwestern State.

  Cantrell ‘hopeful’ for large-scale Saints games in Superdome

“So by this time next year, I’m hoping absolutely we'll be able to celebrate and host events in this city like no one can do, so it’s an exciting time and how far we’ve come, but let me tell you the light's clearly at the end of the tunnel,” said Mayor Latoya Cantrell.

  LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron issues statement to La. Senate committee, will not testify in person

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron will not testify before the Louisiana Senate Select Committee on Women and Children on Thursday, April 8 as requested by state Sen. Regina A. Barrow.

LSU pitcher Hill out for remainder of 2021 season

  LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron, other officials to testify before La. Senate committee about sexual misconduct reports

  City of Shreveport announces Port City Fest leading up to Bayou Classic

  More tickets to be made available for Bayou Classic as La. governor eases COVID-19 restrictions

  Shreveport City Council holds special meeting on plans for upcoming Bayou Classic

‘He’s our best pass rusher inside right now’ - Orgeron says freshman DL Maason Smith has chance to start in fall

Southern football game against Prairie View A&M postponed due to COVID-19

The football game scheduled between Southern and Prairie View A&M slated to be played on Saturday, April 10 at Prairie View has been postponed due to ongoing COVID-19 related protocols within the Prairie View A&M football program.

NFL owners approve 17-game regular season, 3 preseason games

The NFL is increasing the regular season to 17 games and reducing the preseason to three games.

  NFL adds 17th game; Saints add road game with Titans

NFL owners officially voted to add a 17th game to the schedule beginning this season.

Independence Bowl Foundation to hold annual crawfish boil in 2021

Tickets for the general public will be available to purchase.

Saint Louis Catholic’s Halyn Senegal unofficially breaks Louisiana High School girls 800-meter record

University of Nevada commit Halyn Senegal breaks Louisiana High School girls 800-meter record

Saints sign defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon

Report: Saints add defensive lineman

Saints RB among many players voicing displeasure with NFL likely expansion of regular season schedule

The NFL is expected to make an announcement on expanding the regular season schedule from 16-games to 17-games some time this week according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

UPDATE: Saints CB Marshon Lattimore bonds out of jail, attorney says

Lattimore's attorney said he was released from jail Saturday morning

  Grambling State University cancels football activities due to positive COVID-19 tests

The Grambling State University Athletics Department has announced that all football activities have been suspended due to positive COVID-19 tests.

Saints agree to 3-year deal with TE Nick Vannett

Vannett was released by the Broncos on Tuesday

  Sen. Kennedy introduces resolution to honor Drew Brees

Louisiana Senator John Kennedy has introduced a resolution to honor the career and contributions of now-retired New Orleans Saints quarterback, Drew Brees.

  Saints expected to give Superdome naming rights to Caesars Entertainment

A report from The Athletic says the groundbreaking deal would give Caesars Entertrainment naming rights for the next two decades.

Whitehouse fisherman hooks record-setting bass at Lake Tyler

An East Texas man and his fishing buddy are still reeling after the big catch.

  Jameis Winston “embraces” his QB competition with Taysom Hill

Winston signed a 1-year with the Saints the could be worth up to $12 million

Grambling fires Kendrick Nord following one game as offensive coordinator

Following their 48-21 loss to Arkansas Pine-Bluff, the Grambling Tigers relieved offensive coordinator, Kendrick Nord of his coaching duties with the team, according to Kenn Rashad of HBCU Sports.

Following probation decision, OSU to meet Tuesday to discuss F. King Alexander

The Oregon State University Board of Trustees announced that they will meet on Tuesday in a public session to decide on a course of action for President F. King Alexander

Hot Rod Charlie captures Louisiana Derby

He earned 100 qualifying points for the May 1 Kentucky Derby

Saints lose their 2022 sixth-round pick for COVID-19 violations

New Orleans was also fined $700,000 for their COVID transgressions

LSU set to allow limited tailgating at spring outdoor sporting events

LSU will allow tailgating with restrictions at spring outdoor athletic events and other special events beginning Friday when the Tigers host Mississippi State at Alex Box Stadium, the school announced Wednesday, March 17.

Myles Brennan battles for LSU starting QB job after healing from bizarre abdominal injury

The battle for LSU’s starting quarterback job is underway but may not be decided until late August and while Max Johnson got the first snaps of spring, fifth-year Tiger Myles Brennan hasn’t gone anywhere.

LSU QB battle will continue until the fall

Myles Brennan, Max Johnson, TJ Finley, and Garrett Nussmeier are all vying for QB1

  Oregon State places former LSU president F. King Alexander on probation following Husch Blackwell report

Oregon State University has postponed its decision on the future of its president, former LSU president F. King Alexander. Instead, the board voted, by a vote of 12-2, to put him on probation through June 1, 2021.

‘From Drew, with love’: Brees pens ‘Thank You’ letter to Saints and the city

Days after announcing his retirement from the NFL, quarterback Drew Brees has shared a “Thank you” letter to the Saints organization, fans and the City of New Orleans.

Longview native Trent Williams signs record deal for NFL offensive lineman

Former Longview Lobo Trent Williams has re-signed with the San Francisco 49ers in what is now a record deal for an offensive lineman.

LSU Pro Day to be televised on SEC Network

Nine former Tigers will participate in LSU’s pro day on March 31 that will be televised by the SEC Network.

Former LSU RB staying with Kansas City Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs announced that former LSU running back Darrel Williams will be staying with the team on a one-year deal, keeping the 1-2 punch of former Tiger running backs.

  ‘That was sickening to hear’: Orgeron comments on investigation into sexual assault reporting at LSU

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron spoke Tuesday, March 16, about the Title IX investigation into sexual assault reporting at the university.

LSU holds first practice of 2021 spring football

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron says he’s hopeful big crowds will return to college football this fall because his players work hard and they deserve it. However, there’s plenty of work to put in between now and then.

Report: Saints sign fullback Alex Armah

Report: Saints sign fullback Alex Armah

Titans sign former Saints cornerback Janoris Jenkins

Titans sign Janoris Jenkins

Saints trade Malcom Brown to the Jaguars

Brown was with the Saints for two seasons

Myles Brennan the favorite to land LSU’s starting QB gig

Brennan started three games in 2020 before suffering a season-ending injury

Report: Saints have interest in cornerback Richard Sherman

Report: Saints have interest in Richard Sherman

Saints release former LSU LB Kwon Alexander

Alexander’s release is not surprising. He tore his achilles in Week 16 and was due $13.4 million this season.

Former Saint Trey Hendrickson agrees to deal with the Bengals

The defensive end agreed to a deal with the Bengals worth possibly $60 million over four years

Jameis Winston agrees to a 1-year deal with the Saints

Winston agrees to a 1-year deal worth $12 million

Will Drew Brees’ multiple NFL records stand the test of time?

From all-time passing yards to completions to an incredible streak of games with a touchdown, Brees holds the top mark in many categories.

Brees visits Tom Benson’s gravesite on first day of retirement

March 15 is the three year anniversary of Tom Benson's death.

Saints re-sign tackle James Hurst

Report: Saints re-sign tackle James Hurst

Byrd High football coach announces retirement after 23-year career

A beloved high school football coach in Shreveport is announcing his retirement after a 23-year career.

  After 20 years in the NFL, Drew Brees announces his retirement

Brees played 15 seasons with the Saints

Brees joining NBC Sports after retiring from the Saints

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees already has another career waiting for him after his Hall of Fame career in the NFL.

Well wishes flood social media as Drew Brees announces retirement

Former Saints WR Lance Moore posted to Twitter calling the QB a legend.

‘You are my hero’ WR Michael Thomas writes emotional message after Brees announces retirement

Drew Brees top receiving target Michael Thomas over the past five seasons shared an emotional and heartfelt message to his Instagram.

“We will forever be grateful,” Saints owner Gayle Benson, Coach Payton react to Brees’ announcement

"We found a player with a burning desire to win," Head Coach Sean Payton said

#1 Diamond Hogs beat Louisiana Tech 8-1 Saturday

Cayden Wallace went 2-4 with 3 RBI's for the Razorbacks

Unique name and unique game highlight Decoldest Crawford’s many attributes

Crawford is an LSU 2022 commit

Report: Saints to release DT Malcom Brown

Report: Saints to release Malcom Brown

Saints restructure Michael Thomas’ contract to get under the salary cap

Thomas signed a 5-year, $96 million deal in 2019

Tom Bowen introduced as Arkansas State Vice Chancellor of Intercollegiate Athletics

He spent 2012 to 2019 as the Memphis AD, guiding the Tigers from Conference USA to the American Athletic Conference. Bowen spent Wednesday meeting with the student-athletes and coaches. His goal with the Red Wolves is to create a Culture of Champions.

McNeese’s Heath Schroyer steps down as basketball coach to be full-time AD; John Aiken promoted to head coach

McNeese Cowboys basketball head coach and athletics director Heath Schroyer will step away from his head coaching duties to focus solely on the job of director of McNeese’s 16 athletics programs.

  “You didn’t think they had a responsibility to tell the truth?:” LSU Interim President grilled by state lawmakers, survivors of sexual violence on LSU’s campus

For the first time alleged victims of former LSU Football players Derrius Guice and Drake Davis told their stories in public view.

Saints cut another veteran, CB Janoris Jenkins

The move will save $7 million against the cap.

  KU to pay Les Miles settlement of $1.9M following termination, parts ways with AD Jeff Long

Kansas will pay former head football coach Les Miles nearly $2 million in monthly payments following his termination Monday.

Report: Saints release WR Emmanuel Sanders

Report: The Saints have released wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders

Saints place franchise tag on safety Marcus Williams

Saints place franchise tag on Marcus Williams

  Gov. Edwards ‘very troubled’ by report on LSU’s Title IX violations: ‘it really made me sick to the stomach’

Governor John Bel Edwards has responded to the LSU Title IX report during a press conference on Tuesday, March 9.

  Les Miles out at Kansas

Kansas head coach Les Miles and the university have mutually decided to part ways, athletic director Jeff Long announced Monday, March 8.