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'Deflategate' questions go unanswered on Super Bowl Media Day

The Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots faced thousands of journalists Tuesday as part of Super Bowl Media Day, but questions about the ongoing scandal revolving around improperly inflated balls once again went unanswered.

Wrongfully imprisoned man gets free trip to Super Bowl

When Ryan Ferguson and his dad travel this week to Glendale, Arizona, for the Super Bowl, it will be a bucket-list experience. And yet for them it will be so much more.

Alabama State snaps Southern's winning streak

Jamel Waters scored 18 points with eight rebounds and Alabama State held Southern to three points in overtime for a 63-59 win on Monday night.

LSU ranked No. 2 in 2015 Baseball America preseason poll

LSU is ranked No. 2 in the 2015 Baseball America preseason poll released Monday, marking its second ranking among the Top 4 teams in the nation. LSU is No. 4 in the Collegiate Baseball newspaper preseason poll released in December.

Man loses Super Bowl pass because of Facebook post

It was a dream job for longtime Arizona sports fan Russ Knight - a chance to work at the Super Bowl. But that dream turned into nightmare, because of a seemingly innocent Facebook post on the Internet.

‘Deflategate’ controversy looms as Super Bowl hype builds

As the hype builds ahead of the Super Bowl, questions surrounding the New England Patriots and under-inflated balls still linger.

LSU sets dates for spring football, other events

 LSU has set the dates for spring football practice and other football-related events this spring as the Tigers will begin preparing for their 11th season under head coach Les Miles in 2015.

Young LSU pitchers look to lead Tigers back to College World Series

 LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri and his players met with reporters Friday during the Tigers’ annual Media Day activities in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

NHL partners with GoPro for on-ice action during live games

Soon hockey fans will be closer to every goal and penalty shot thanks to GoPro.

Jordan twins stand out among Tigers for unique look and playing style

LSU brought in the top-ranked recruiting class in the country to join the 2015 team. It includes a pair of players from Lake Charles who are making quite an impression, both for their skills and for their looks.

LHSAA talks playoffs prior to state convention

"I think the way that it's worked in football is that it's better if we are together. In the playoffs you miss those big competitions between private and public schools."

Replay app leads local HS football teams to playoffs

 It's the same technology used in the NFL and Southeastern Conference. Now, it's giving local high school football teams an edge over their opponents.

Tom Benson changes ownership plans of Saints, Pelicans

New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson issued a statement Thursday after it was learned he restructured the ownership transfer and control of the NFL and NBA teams to his wife Gayle.

Southeastern's QB added to Senior Bowl roster

Southeastern Louisiana quarterback Bryan Bennett has been added to the South roster for the Reese’s Senior Bowl, scheduled for 3 p.m. on Saturday at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama.

Ex-LSU player, NFL prospect arrested on domestic abuse charge

Elliott Porter played center at LSU and has been described as a smart player who knows how to make the calls and the checks on the offensive line.