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NFL toughens policy addressing assault and domestic violence

NFL teams have unanimously endorsed a new personal conduct policy for all NFL employees after discussions that included experts on domestic violence and sexual assault, the league announced Wednesday.

LSU's Collins wins SEC Jacobs Blocking Trophy

 LSU senior left tackle La’el Collins became the sixth Tiger in school history to win the prestigious Jacobs Blocking Trophy as the Southeastern Conference’s most outstanding blocker, the SEC office announced Wednesday.

Texas high school cancels classes for football playoff game

Classes are canceled Friday at one southeast Texas high school thanks to the success of the school's football team. Crosby High School's team earned a spot in the semi-state playoff game.

2014 All-SEC football team announced

  Alabama and Missouri each placed a league-leading seven representatives on the 2014 All-Southeastern Conference Coaches’ Football Team, it was announced on Tuesday.

Southern QB Howard named finalist for FCS Award

 The Southwestern Athletic Conference had five football student-athletes named finalists for the Sports Network FCS Awards.

LSU to face Notre Dame in Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl

 LSU will make its first trip to the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl on Dec. 30 when the 23rd-ranked Tigers face Notre Dame in Nashville, Tenn.

Miami, South Carolina to face off in 2014 Duck Commander Independence Bowl

The Miami Hurricanes from the Atlantic Coast Conference will face off against the South Carolina Gamecocks from the Southeastern Conference in the 2014 Duck Commander Independence Bowl.

LIST: 2014 Bowl Game Schedule

The 2014 college football regular season has come to an end and now all that's left are bowl games and the first-ever College Football Playoff games!

U-High wins Division II Championship with comeback win over Parkview

 U-High defeated Parkview, 46-32, to win the 2014 LHSAA Division II State Championship Friday night. The Cubs overcame a 14-point deficit to claim their first title since 1988.

LSU offering special pricing on remaining Tiger Stadium lockers

 – LSU is offering special holiday pricing on the remaining Tiger Stadium lockers that were removed from the game day football locker room in Death Valley last spring when the area was renovated.

Charles Barkley: We never talk about race until something bad happens

 Charles Barkley -- who once said he doesn't create controversies, he just brings them to our attention -- is at it again.

Southern holds off Grambling to win Bayou Classic, 52-45

In a game that saw 97 points on the scoreboard, defense saved the day for Southern. Grambling quarterback Jonathan Williams was stuffed inside the 1 as time ticked off the clock inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

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.