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Miles: Tyrann Mathieu is off the team permanently

LSU Head Coach Les Miles called a special press conference today to announce that Tyrann Mathieu has been removed from the team due to a policy violation.

Bolden finds new home in Baton Rouge

Penn State transfer Rob Bolden is officially an LSU Tiger.

LSU ranked No. 1 in USA Today Coaches Poll

For the first time since 1959, LSU will open a football season ranked No. 1 in the nation as the Tigers have been placed atop the USA Today Coaches’ Poll, the organization announced on Thursday.

Saints make roster moves

New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced on Tuesday the team has agreed to terms with tight end Derek Schouman and signed wide receiver Marques Clark.

SLU Picked Tied For Fifth; Sixth In Southland Football Poll

The Southeastern Louisiana University football team was picked to finish tied for fifth in voting by the Southland Conference’s head coaches and sixth by the league’s sports information directors, the conference office announced Tue

Brees prepares for season without Payton

Even with his new contract Drew Brees says he's still the same person. He's still "Number 9." He's still the quarterback of the New Orleans Saints. But, boy have things change at the work place.

Olympic Pole Dancing?

When the Olympic games start on Friday, you can see all kinds of athletes in all kinds of sports, but pole dancing? Believe it or not, the International Pole Sports Federation wants to be recognized by the Olympic Committee.

Hornets summer league wrap-up

The Hornets finished NBA Summer League play at 1-4 this summer in Las Vegas. The team was led in scoring (14.0 ppg) and rebounding (7.2 rpg) by Lance Thomas while Austin Rivers paced the team in assists (3.5 apg).

Penn State sanctions draw concerns about innocent student-athletes

It’s not the “Death Penalty” that many feared. It sounds like worse. It’s a scandal like no other in the history of college athletics.

Funding for Tiger Stadium expansion is approved

Tiger Stadium is poised to become one of the biggest venues in the Southeastern Conference.