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SEC recognizes LSU football players for graduation rate

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — The second highest graduation rate in the SEC belongs to the LSU Football team. Only Vanderbilt surpassed LSU in football player graduation rates.

Wing, Mingo named SEC players of the week

BATON ROUGE, LA -- LSU punter Brad Wing and defensive end Barkevious Mingo have been named players of the week by the Southeastern Conference for their play in the 45-10 win over Auburn, the league office announced on Monday.

Minnesota Viking Chris Cook arrested for the second time this year

TMZ - Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook was arrested on Oct. 22, 2011 and charged with domestic battery.

Miles still quiet about suspensions

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - After the 45-10 win over Auburn, LSU head coach Les Miles said he knew if the three suspended players would play against Alabama on November 5th.

LSU dominates Auburn, 45-10

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - It was another week and another dominating performance against a Southeastern Conference foe for the LSU football team. This time it was Auburn.

Saints player says he lost passion for the game, suddenly quits

NEW ORLEANS, La  (FOX44) —  Olin Kreutz, the New Orleans Saints starting center, has quit the Saints saying he lost his "passion" for the game, his agent said Friday.

'Big Baby' helps Make-A-Difference in BR early learning

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Glen “Big Baby” Davis launched the Imagination Library today at Istrouma Early Head Start. The nationwide program gives age-appropriate books to kids five and under every month.

War heroes to be recognized at this week's LSU/Auburn game

BATON ROUGE, LA. (FOX44) - Five families of Louisiana heroes killed or disabled in combat will be recognized at the end of the first quarter of the LSU/Auburn football game Saturday (10/22) at Tiger Stadium.

LSU-Auburn times of interest

LSU vs. Auburn: October 22, 2011* Baton Rouge, La. (Tiger Stadium) * 2:39 p.m. kickoff Times of Interest 8 a.m. LSU Ticket Office opens 9 a.m. LSU SportShop opens

LSU's Mathieu apologizes on twitter

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu apologized to his fans on his twitter account Thursday night tweeting: