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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:

Steve Gleason and wife welcome new baby boy

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) - Former Saints safety Steve Gleason is now the proud father of a healthy baby boy.

Miles reacts to No.1 BCS ranking

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The LSU Tigers hold the top spot in the first edition of the BCS rankings. For the second straight year LSU is off to a 7-0 start.

SU issues statement in reponse to postgame fight

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The following statement was released by Southern University in reponse to the postgame fight between the Southern and Arkansas-Pine Bluff football teams.

Jags-UAPB brawl after game

PINE BLUFF, Arkansas (FOX44) - The Southern Jags continued their "close but no cigar" ways of losing Saturday, falling to Arkansas Pine Bluff, 22-21.

LSU tops Tennessee, 38-7

KNOXVILLE, TN (FOX44) - Jarrett Lee threw for 115 yards and two touchdowns to help LSU take down Tennessee, 38-7. Spencer Ware led the Tigers in rushing with 20 carries for 80 yards and a touchdown.