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French Quarter Festival gets fans ready for the BCS showdown

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX44) — Twenty-six hours away from kickoff to the biggest game in college football, and already thousands of Tiger fans are pouring in to New Orleans.

Saints push forward after win against Lions

NEW ORLEANS, LA (NBC33) — It was another record setting night for the New Orleans Saints. The Who-Dats destroying the Detroit Lions in the Mercedez Benz Superdome Saturday night.

Saints take on Lions Saturday

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX44) -- All eyes may be on the Tigers, but before the BCS Championship game, we've got the Saints in the Superdome for the first round of playoffs!

BCS traffic plan released; maps included

NEW ORLEANS -- Officials at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome have released the traffic plan for the 2012 BCS Championship Game.

Gearing up for game time

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX44) -- The Tigers got their first taste of the artificial turf in the Mercedez Benz Super Dome on Thursday, Jan. 5, and they hit practice hard for hours in the morning.

LSU Basketball's O'Bryant out indefinitely with injury

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Coach Trent Johnson addressed the media Thursday with news he'd rather not have to give.

Dutchtown product Collins picks Alabama over LSU

DUTCHTOWN, LA (FOX44) -- The game is still several days away. By now you know its Monday night, LSU vs. Alabama, The rematch of the century or whatever you want to call it.

A piece of history raises money for scholarships

BATON ROUGE, LA — The third time is a charm, as they say, and the LSU Tigers are banking on that happening as they try for their third BCS title against Alabama on January 9 in New Orleans, and the fourth title in school history.

LSU men's hoops win streak snapped by Virginia

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Close but no cigar. The LSU men’s basketball team snapped a seven game win streak Monday night falling to Virginia, 57-54.

LSU basketball teams enjoy a perfect December

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The LSU men’s and women’s basketball teams probably wouldn’t mind if every month was December. Not because of Christmas, but because the way both teams played in that month.