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Parkview Baptist defeats St. Charles in Div. II semi-finals

Parkview Baptist defeated St. Charles 29-20 on November 28, 2014 in the Division II Semi-Finals. Parkview will now face University High for the Division II title in New Orleans, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Saints player's thoughtful Ferguson post draws wide applause

Benjamin Watson, a tight end for the New Orleans Saints, came home Monday night after a tough loss to the Baltimore Ravens. It was late and surely he was worn out.

Ray Rice wins suspension appeal

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has won his appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL for violating its domestic violence policy, the players union said Friday.

Semper Tigers: Walk-on Marine energizes LSU football team

Some football players get the glory for the plays they make on the field, while some have a glory all their own off the field. 

Times to know for LSU-Texas A&M

 LSU at Texas A&M November 27, 2014 * College Station, Texas (Kyle Field) * ESPN

Pelicans guard Eric Gordon out indefinitely

 The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that guard Eric Gordon will be out indefinitely with a left shoulder injury.

Les Miles radio show Tuesday night this week

 Due to LSU’s game against Texas A&M on Thanksgiving night, the Les Miles Show presented by Capital One Bank will be held this week on Tuesday at 7 p.m. from TJ Ribs on Acadian Thruway.

Saints, Bengals fan end football dispute over beignets

It's a story that was viewed online by 11.5 million people.

Catholic's Guice named a finalist for Player of the Year

 The U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee has nominated 16 high school seniors for the 2015 U.S. Army Player of the Year Award, considered high school football’s highest honor. The U.S.

NFL RB finds lost wallet, personally returns it to fan's home

Finding a lost wallet is not a news story, unless Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch finds it and brings it to your house.

St. Michael's Evans signs with Cincinnati basketball

 St. Michael senior guard Jacob Evans signed the paperwork to make it official Wednesday. He’s now part of the Cincinnati Bearcat men’s basketball team.

LSU hosts Thanksgiving with the Tigers

 – LSU student-athletes, coaches, trainers, spirit groups and Mike the Tiger gathered together Monday night in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center for the annual “Thanksgiving with the Tigers” event.

Saints fan speaks out after taking football from Bengals fan

New Orleans Saints fan Tony Williams has been in the hot seat since he snagged a football meant for a Cincinnati Bengals fan during Sunday’s game.

Arkansas fined $25K for storming the field after beating LSU

 The Southeastern Conference announced today that Arkansas will be fined for a violation of the league’s access to competition area policy due to fans entering the field following its football game against LSU on November 15.

DEA questions team doctors after NFL games

The NFL, already under fire for its handling of concussions and domestic violence, saw several teams visited by the Drug Enforcement Administration after their Sunday games.