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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.

LSU Free Agent Signees

LSU Football – Free Agent Signees (as of April 30)   Kendrick Adams – Jacksonville Jaguars Ryan Baker – Tampa Bay Will Blackwell – Carolina Panthers

77th annual NFL draft begins Thursday

NATIONAL SPORTS NEWS — Tonight marks the beginning of the 77th annual “meat market,” also known as the NFL draft. Over the next three days, 253 new members will be welcomed into the NFL.

Jones announces first two members of LSU basketball staff

BATON ROUGE, LA - New LSU men’s basketball head Coach Johnny Jones announced Thursday that Shawn Forrest and Charlie Leonard will be joining the basketball staff at LSU.