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Appearances by Current and Former Major Leaguers Highlight 2 Seam Dream Foundation Cancer Awareness Day Saturday at Alex Box

The 2 Seam Dream Foundation will holds its second annual Cancer Awareness Day Saturday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Alex Rodriguez suspended for entire 2014 season

An arbitrator Saturday upheld most of New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez's 211-game doping suspension, keeping him out of the 162-game 2014 regular season and the postseason.

Sochi 2014: Winter Olympics by the numbers

The 22nd Winter Olympic Games open in Sochi, Russia, in less than a month. Here's a look at some key facts and figures related to what appears will be among the most expensive Olympics ever.

Death threats and denial for woman who showed college athletes struggle to read

The death threats, Mary Willingham expected.

CNN analysis: Some college athletes play like adults, read like 5th-graders

Early in her career as a learning specialist, Mary Willingham was in her office when a basketball player at the University of North Carolina walked in looking for help with his classwork. He couldn't read or write.

LSU to hold banquet for 2014 baseball team

A "First Pitch" banquet will be held for the 2014 LSU Baseball team. The banquet is considered to be the start of LSU’s college baseball season, and will be at 6 p.m. on January 26 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.

Studrawa out as LSU OL coach

Greg Studrawa is out as the offensive line coach at LSU.

Manziel will enter NFL Draft

Johnny Manziel will soon be getting paid for his highlight reel plays on the football field.

Pelicans forward diagnosed with herniated disc

The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that forward Ryan Anderson has been diagnosed with a herniated disc and is out indefinitely.

Lindsey Vonn out of Sochi Olympics

 Lindsey Vonn's knee troubles apparently are too much to overcome in time for Sochi.

Saints defeat Eagles 26-24

The New Orleans Saints scored a game winning field goal with three seconds left on the clock in Saturday night's wildcard game against the Philadelphia Eagles!

Saints vs. Eagles wildcard game halftime update

The New Orleans Saints are down by one at the half, 7-6.

Philly cops in Saints gear?

The Philadelphia Police Department, known as @PhillyPolice on twitter, has been sending out warnings to football fans that they will be wearing Saints and Eagles jerseys at Saturday’s game.

COLTS VS CHIEFS: AFC Wild Card game preview

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SAINTS VS EAGLES: NFC Wildcard Game Preview

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