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  • Johnson still a doubt for Lions game in London

    Johnson still a doubt for Lions game in London

    Updated: 9:17 AM 10/23/2014

    BAGSHOT, England - Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is still a doubt for Detroit's game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in London. Johnson has missed the last two games, both wins, for the Lions (5-2) with a right ankle injury. He made the trip to England, but said Thursday... (More)
  • Royals beats Giants 7-2, even World Series

    Royals beats Giants 7-2, even World Series

    Updated: 9:12 AM 10/23/2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo - Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece.... (More)
  • Fans' Choice Award Winner Week 7: Lindsey Scott

    Updated: 7:23 PM 10/22/2014

    ZACHARY - To say Lindsey Scott is having a great year would be an understatement. The Zachary quarterback in just the last three weeks has picked up 852 yards and 12 touchdowns. But against Central, it was the junior's three touchdown performance in the 4th quarter, including the... (More)
  • With Graham limited, Saints receivers doing more

    With Graham limited, Saints receivers doing more

    Updated: 6:52 PM 10/22/2014

    METAIRIE - Even if Jimmy Graham's production dips while the tight end recovers from a sore shoulder, it looks like Drew Brees won't have trouble finding other targets. Recent performances by receivers Marques Colston, Kenny Stills and Brandin Cooks have left little doubt about that. Colston and Stills are coming... (More)
  • Record low TV viewership for World Series opener

    Record low TV viewership for World Series opener

    Updated: 5:38 PM 10/22/2014

    KANSAS CITY, MO - Didn't stay up for Game One of the World Series? Don't worry. You were hardly alone. The World Series opener involving the San Francisco Giants set a record low TV rating for the second time in three seasons. According to fast national ratings by Nielsen Media... (More)
  • No SEC hoops Surprise: Kentucky, Florida picked 1-2

    No SEC hoops Surprise: Kentucky, Florida picked 1-2

    Updated: 12:45 PM 10/22/2014

    CHARLOTTE, NC - The Southeastern Conference's Final Four teams were picked to finish 1-2 in the league again this season with star-filled Kentucky chosen just ahead of defending champion Florida. Kentucky got all 20 first-place votes from the media panel to finish with 280 points with Florida second, garnering 258... (More)
  • Bumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals 7-1

    Bumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals 7-1

    Updated: 9:16 AM 10/22/2014

    KANSAS CITY, MO - Madison Bumganer took a two-hit shutout into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer off James Shields in a three-run first and the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Tuesday night's World Series opener. In a matchup of streaking teams,... (More)
  • Cajuns survive thriller 55-40 over Ark. State

    Cajuns survive thriller 55-40 over Ark. State

    Updated: 9:15 AM 10/22/2014

    The ULL Ragin Cajuns scored early and late and needed everyone one of their rushing touchdowns to hold off a surging Arkansas State on Tuesday night in Cajun Field. The Cajuns won 55-40 as both teams traded four touchdowns in the final five and a half minutes of the... (More)
  • Beckham's star on the rise

    Beckham's star on the rise

    Updated: 1:56 PM 10/21/2014

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Life in the NFL is changing quickly for New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. The first-round draft pick has gone from a player who could not get on the field because of a hamstring injury, to an exciting young talent to Giants' No. 1... (More)
  • LSU's White earns weekly honor from LSWA

    LSU's White earns weekly honor from LSWA

    Updated: 1:54 PM 10/21/2014

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Grambling State, Louisiana Tech and LSU all scored important conference victories on Saturday and players from those schools won this week's state player of the week honors from the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Grambling quarterback Johnathan Williams had a big game against Arkansas-Pine Bluff to... (More)