Sports

FIFA awards goal-line technology licenses

Football's global governing body FIFA has licensed two manufacturers to install goal-line technology in stadiums across the world.

Roger Goodell steps aside from Saints bounty appeals

Commissioner Roger Goodell today notified the NFL Players Association and the four players who have appealed their suspensions in the Saints bounty matter that he has appointed former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue as the hearing officer to de

Crowd For Texas A&M Vs. LSU Expected To Be Biggest Yet For Aggies’ First SEC Season

As the Aggies gear up for this Saturday’s home game against the Louisiana State University (LSU) Tigers, Assistant Director for Tailgating Operations Neil Peltier is predicting a tremendous crowd.

Sports Illustrated investigates Tyrann Mathieu's rise and fall

Sports Illustrated Senior Writers Thayer Evans and Pete Thamel get inside the world of former LSU defensive back Tyrann Mathieu, one of college football’s most exciting players last season who was kicked off the team in August for multipl

Mercier: 'U.S. Postal doping predates Armstrong'

The systematic use of performance enhancing substances within Lance Armstrong's former U.S. Postal Service team has been detailed by one cyclist who resisted the temptation to dope.

Former Tiger Kevin Faulk retires from NFL

Former LSU Tiger Kevin Faulk was hoping to play another season in the NFL, but Tuesday he called it quits after 13 seasons of professional football.

Odums, Jags hope to bounce back for Homecoming game

It will be a big weekend on the bluff as the Southern Jags try and get back into the win column after falling for the first time under interim head coach Dawson Odums.

Can the Saints recover? Team still optimistic moving forward

On the football field there’s more bad news for the Saints. But the now 0-4 black and gold say they're heading in the right direction.

LSU to open 2013 season against TCU in Cowboys Classic

For the second time in three years, LSU will be one of the featured matchups on the opening weekend of the college football season as the Tigers will face TCU in the 2013 Cowboys Classic in Arlington, Texas, the schools announced on Tuesday.

Professional boxing returns to Baton Rouge

Professional boxing is making a return to the capital city.