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Patrick Peterson cashes in with new deal

Patrick Peterson cashes in with new deal

Posted 4:12 AM 7/30/2014 by Bob Baum

PHOENIX, AZ - Former LSU cornerback Patrick Peterson says he has reached agreement on a five-year, $70 million contract with the Arizona Cardinals, with $48 million guaranteed. Peterson revealed the terms via twitter Tuesday night. The Cardinals announced the deal a short time later (More)

7/29/2014

Claiborne ready to prove his worth to Cowboys

Claiborne ready to prove his worth to Cowboys

Posted 9:29 PM 7/29/2014 by SCHUYLER DIXON

OXNARD, Calif. - Morris Claiborne got on Terrance Williams' nerves the minute the competition started at training camp for the Dallas Cowboys. The third-year cornerback pulled and grabbed the receiver aggressively enough to prompt a heated, facemask-to-facemask exchange that ended (More)

Yesterday

Beckham, Coughlin discuss injured rookie's status

Beckham, Coughlin discuss injured rookie's status

Posted 4:12 AM 7/30/2014 by ED BARMAKIAN

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and Giants coach Tom Coughlin got together before practice on Tuesday and shared their levels of frustration. The first-round draft choice out of LSU has been sidelined since the first day of training camp when he (More)

7/29/2014

NCAA settles head injury lawsuit

NCAA settles head injury lawsuit

Posted 6:10 AM 7/29/2014 by Michael Tarm

CHICAGO, IL - The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit. A federal court filing obtained by The Associated Press says the NCAA will create a $70 million fund to test current and former college athletes for brain injuries. Players can use the results later as (More)

7/28/2014

Plans proceeding for McNeese basketball arena

Plans proceeding for McNeese basketball arena

Posted 7:47 PM 7/28/2014 by APNewsNow

LAKE CHARLES - McNeese State University Athletic Director Bruce Hemphill says McNeese's plans for building an on-campus basketball arena are "moving forward quickly." Hemphill tells The American Press (http://bit.ly/1mUplDE ) that the school has secured financing for the project and (More)

7/27/2014

Sports 2-A-Days: Baker

Sports 2-A-Days: Baker

Posted 9:08 PM 7/27/2014 by Chris Price

BAKER - Sandwhiched between Scotlandville and Zachary, the Baker Buffalos are trying one again to establish an identity as a force to be reckoned with, starting with district 3-7A. 

The Buffalos went 1-9 in 2012, the first year under head coach Richard Oliver, but improved to 3-7 last (More)

7/28/2014

Tigers shine at Cape Cod League All-Star game

Tigers shine at Cape Cod League All-Star game

Posted 5:07 AM 7/28/2014 by Chris Price

BOURNE, MA - Chris Chinea hit a home run for the West team in the Cape Cod League All-Star game Sunday night, and he wasn't the only LSU Tiger with a great game. 

The West won 5-0 on the strength of Chinea, Connor Hale (who produced 2 hits and a run) and Mark Laird (1 h (More)

7/26/2014

Mettenberger discusses sucker punch

Posted 9:03 PM 7/26/2014 by AP

NASHVILLE, TN - Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger knows only too well the intensity of the Alabama-LSU rivalry. Mettenberger was sucker-punched last weekend by an Alabama fan while at a bar with fellow rookie Taylor Lewan. A man came up to him and said, "Roll Tide." (More)

7/24/2014

Falcons WR White agrees to 4-year extension

Falcons WR White agrees to 4-year extension

Posted 6:59 AM 7/24/2014 by Hunter Robinson

FLOWERY BRANCH, GA - On the eve of training camp, the Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms on a new contract with receiver Roddy White. The Falcons announced the four-year extension Thursday. Terms haven't been released. White holds the team records for career receptions (More)

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