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LSU

LSU's Chavis being wooed by Texas A&M

LSU's Chavis being wooed by Texas A&MLSU coach Les Miles was vague about possibly losing defensive coordinator John Chavis to Texas A&M, which is interested in him as its new defensive coordinator, according to unconfirmed reports.
  • LSU
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Saints

Payton favors incorporating technology to "get calls right'

Payton favors incorporating technology to "get calls right'New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton had no qualms with the way officials handled the review of Jimmy Graham's fumble at the goal line during Sunday's 30-14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
  • Saints
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
High School

Local players earn All-State honors; Rummel stars decommit

Local players earn All-State honors; Rummel stars decommitNews from the world of prep football
  • High School
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Saints

Forecast: Golden age of Saints football is over

Forecast: Golden age of Saints football is overThe 2014 Saint season ended appropriately with Osi Umenyiora scooping up a Drew Brees fumble and taking it 86 yards for a touchdown to put a cherry on top of the Atlanta Falcons 30-14 domination of the New Orleans Saints.
  • Saints
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Pelicans

Davis scores 38, leads Pelicans past Thunder

Davis scores 38, leads Pelicans past ThunderAnthony Davis scored 38 points to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 101-99 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday night.
  • Pelicans
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Saints

Saints squander fast start with poor offensive showing

Saints squander fast start with poor offensive showingIt was quick and powerful opening statement made by the New Orleans Saints, as they wasted no time pouncing on the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
  • Saints
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
Saints

Saints eliminated in 30-14 loss to Falcons

Saints eliminated in 30-14 loss to FalconsThe New Orleans Saints' playoff hopes were dashed in the same fashion as their season began – with a loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
  • Saints
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
Saints

Ref says not enough evidence to overturn Graham fumble

Ref says not enough evidence to overturn Graham fumbleDid tight end Jimmy Graham cross the plane of the goal line before he fumbled on the first play of the fourth quarter in New Orleans' 30-14 loss to Atlanta?
  • Saints
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
Saints

Saints will have a black and blew Christmas

Saints will have a black and blew ChristmasThe Saints will be home for Christmas.
  • Saints
  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
Saints

Saints vs. Falcons: What to watch

Saints vs. Falcons: What to watchIt may be a small holiday miracle that the New Orleans Saints are still alive for an NFC playoff berth. At 6-8, yes, they control their destiny in the moribund NFC South.
  • Saints
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Saints

Atlanta WR Julio Jones active vs. Saints

Atlanta WR Julio Jones active vs. SaintsThe Julio Jones watch is over. The Atlanta Falcons wide receiver is active and will suite up against the New Orleans Saints in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday, when the teams kickoff at noon.
  • Saints
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Saints

Saints down two key starters vs. Falcons

Saints down two key starters vs. FalconsThe New Orleans Saints will be without two key starters for their NFC South showdown with the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
  • Saints
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Saints

Despite records, much at stake for Saints, Falcons

Despite records, much at stake for Saints, FalconsThe Saints and Falcons both having losing records, and right now, they couldn't care less.
  • Saints
  • 6 days ago
Pelicans

Aldrige leads Trail Blazers over Pelicans 114-88

Aldrige leads Trail Blazers over Pelicans 114-88LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Portland to a 114-88 win over the Pelicans Saturday night.
  • Pelicans
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
NCAA

Overpowering Cajuns win 4th straight N.O. Bowl

Overpowering Cajuns win 4th straight N.O. BowlThe Cajuns took an early lead on Nevada and never gave it up, getting their fourth-consecutive New Orleans Bowl victor.
  • NCAA
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Saints

Vaccaro got 'caught up,' but now embraces versatile role

Vaccaro got 'caught up,' but now embraces versatile roleKenny Vaccaro has an utter distaste for limitations. It's for that reason the New Orleans Saints second-year safety fully embraces the move back to his more versatile role in Rob Ryan's defense – the same hybrid/nickel position where he played and excelled as a...
  • Saints
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Saints

Armstead questionable for Saints; Jones uncertain for Falcons

Armstead questionable for Saints; Jones uncertain for FalconsThe New Orleans Saints are relatively healthy heading into Sunday's divisional matchup with the Atlanta Falcons and have just three players listed on the final injury report released by the team Friday afternoon.
  • Saints
  • 1 week ago
Pelicans

Davis leads Pelicans to 99-90 win over Rockets

Davis leads Pelicans to 99-90 win over RocketsAnthony Davis had 30 points, 14 rebounds and five blocks to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 99-90 win over the Houston Rockets on Thursday night.
  • Pelicans
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Saints

Saints respond to Falcons LB ripping them, their fans

Saints respond to Falcons LB ripping them, their fansIt's "Falcons Week" in New Orleans so a modicum of trash talk is expected from both sides, especially given the fact it's a huge a rivalry game that carries playoff implications for both teams.
  • Saints
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Tulane

Tulane freshman earns national recognition

Tulane freshman earns national recognitionFormer West Jeff standout named Freshman All-American by USA TODAY and other publications
  • Tulane
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Saints

Saints add practice squad kicker; competition brewing?

Saints add practice squad kicker; competition brewing?Apparently all the hubbub about the New Orleans Saints kicker tryouts last week wasn't for nothing. The team signed one Wednesday, albeit a week later, rounding out their practice squad by adding former Buffalo Bill Dustin Hopkins.
  • Saints
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Saints

It's no secret Saints, Falcons don't like one another

It's no secret Saints, Falcons don't like one anotherThis week has its own name around New Orleans -- just two simple words: "Falcons Week."
  • Saints
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
LSU

Patterson to get his shot at point guard for Tigers

Patterson to get his shot at point guard for TigersOne half of the promising Montverde, Fla., connection for LSU will be on display when the Tigers play at Alabama-Birmingham at 8 p.m. Thursday on the CBS Sports Network.
  • LSU
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Saints

Falcons coach Mike Smith responds to #SaveSmitty campaign

Falcons coach Mike Smith responds to #SaveSmitty campaignThe job security of Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith is of paramount importance to a significant number of Saints fans.
  • Saints
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
High School

Recruiting season picks up for local student-athletes

Recruiting season picks up for local student-athletesPrep writer Sean McGoey recaps recent developments in the recruiting world and looks ahead to National Signing Day.
  • High School
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
LSU

Hawkins helped convince Collins to stay, so will he?

Hawkins helped convince Collins to stay, so will he?Jerald Hawkins helped talk La'el Collins into staying with the Tigers for his senior season. Will he follow his own advice?
  • LSU
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Saints

Forecast: 2014 season tells us Saints-Falcons will be crazy

Forecast: 2014 season tells us Saints-Falcons will be crazyThe Saints could clinch a division title Sunday--or be eliminated from playoff contention altogether--against their hated rivals.
  • Saints
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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