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Miley enjoying All-Star experience

Wade Miley’s rise to success in Major League Baseball may be a surprise to many.

Four LSU players on Bednarik Award watch list

Four LSU football standouts will have a shot at earning college football's national defensive player of the year honor in 2012 as Tyrann Mathieu, Sam Montgomery, Barkevious Mingo and Eric Reid have been named to the watch list for the Bedna

Hornets announce Summer league roster and schedule

The New Orleans Hornets announced their roster and schedule for the 2012 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.

Report: Gausman considering returning to LSU

A report by the Times Picayune Monday said LSU’s Kevin Gausman was heavily considering returning to college for his junior year.

Drew Brees to become highest paid player in NFL history?

The Times-Picayune is reporting that the Saints has offered Drew Brees a contract worth over $19 million a year. If Brees signs the papers, that would make him the highest paid player ever in the NFL.

Morgan places sixth at Nathan's hot dog contest

If you could stomach it, the ten most intense, interesting and perhaps disgusting minutes on television aired on Independence Day.

SU launches #StandUnited social media campaign

Southern University athletics is launching its #StandUnited social media campaign for the 2012 season which includes incentives to persuade social media fans to become more involved through Twitter and Facebook.

Morgan looks to step it up a notch at Coney Island

Whatever you do don't tell Adrian Morgan there's no strategy to professional eating.

Goodell upholds discipline in player suspensions for Saints’ bounty scandal

Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma were notified today that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld the discipline that was imposed for conduct detrimental to the NFL as a result of their roles in the New Orleans Sa

Hornets select Austin Rivers with the tenth pick in the NBA Draft

With the 10th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, the Hornets selected guard Austin Rivers from Duke University. Rivers becomes the Hornets’ 13th Lottery pick in franchise history and first selection from Duke.