Sports

Study: NFL players live longer than general population

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The NFL is informing players about a study that says players are likely to live longer than men in the general population.

NSU game vs. Louisiana Tech canceled due to fire

NATCHITOCHES - Northwestern State's baseball game against Louisiana Tech Wednesday night has been canceled due to a transformer fire behind the right field wall at Brown-Stroud Field.

Jefferson and Johns to be sued after alleged Shady's brawl

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- FOX44 News has confirmed four people are suing former LSU football players Jordan Jefferson and Josh Johns, and Shady’s Bar in Baton Rouge after an alleged fight that happened outside that bar back on Augus

Junior Seau's death classified as a suicide

Saints focus now on signing Drew Brees

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Besides the appeals process, the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal punishments appear to be over. The team and the fans can now focus on the upcoming season, right? Not exactly.

LSU-Arkansas game to be played on Friday in Fayetteville

CBS made it official today as the network, along with the Southeastern Conference, announced that the LSU-Arkansas football game in 2012 will take place on Friday, Nov. 23 in Fayetteville.

Former NFL player Junior Seau dead from apparent suicide

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- Former NFL linebacker Junior Seau died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday, according to police. He was 43.

Vilma: 'I intend to fight this injustice'

NEW ORLEANS, LA — Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma issued a statement on Wednesday, May 2, after punishments were doled out in the bounty scandal, which accuses players, coaches and the general manager to handing out cash payments for hit

Four players for the Saints suspended without pay for bounty program

NATIONAL NEWS — Four players – Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith, and Jonathan Vilma – were notified today that they have been suspended without pay for conduct detrimental to the NFL as a result of their leadership r

Zachary baseball hopes to make the most of second chance

ZACHARY, LA (FOX44) - Everyone deserves a second chance. The Zachary baseball program is a big believer in that.