NFL: Vilma’s defamation suit against Goodell dismissed by judge

A judge dismissed Jonathan Vilma's defamation lawsuit against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday, NFL spokesman Greg Aiello confirmed.

Rain clears in time for annual Louisiana Marathon

The recent nasty weather will be out of the way for this weekend when thousands from not only the nation, but across the world, will be in Baton Rouge for the Louisiana Marathon.

Southern to honor Avery Johnson Feb. 2

Southern University will commemorate the outstanding playing career of SU basketball alum and NBA head coach Avery Johnson in a court naming ceremony Feb. 2 in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

Pickleball picking up in popularity in Louisiana

It’s sweeping the nation and growing in popularity here in South Louisiana. The fast paced game of pickleball could be right for you. Are you looking to stick to your health based New Year’s resolution or searching for a new hobby?

Baseball's 'call to the bullpen' goes wireless

Major League Baseball, a sport that loves clinging to outdated traditions, is about to embrace modern technology for one of its most frequently use tools -- at least for teams with lousy pitching.

LSU men's hoops ready for 'new start' as SEC play looms

Johnny Jones will tell you he is happy where his Tiger basketball team is right now. At 9-2 he's "pleasantly surprised" with the way his team has been able to adapt to the changes he's brought in his first season.

LSU's Mingo, Montgomery, Logan, and Ford opt for NFL

LSU defensive linemen Barkevious Mingo, Sam Montgomery and Bennie Logan along with running back Michael Ford have decided to give up their final year of college eligibility and enter the 2013 NFL Draft, head coach Les Miles confirmed on Monday.

Chick-fil-A Bowl breaks TV records, 7.52 million viewers

An average of 8.56 million viewers tuned in for this year’s Chick-fil-A Bowl, establishing it as the most-viewed non-BCS bowl game telecast in ESPN history.

New Orleans announces road closures in preparation for Super Bowl XLVII

In anticipation of preparations for Super Bowl XLVII, Mayor Landrieu, the City’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness and the New Orleans Police Department unveiled the preliminary

It's gameday: LSU, Clemson set for Chick-fil-A Bowl

LSU will go after its 11th win of the season tonight when the eighth-ranked Tigers face 14th-ranked Clemson in game that will feature one of the nation's best defenses (LSU) against one of the most-high powered offenses (Clemson) in college