December 16, 2013 2:32 PM
Glendale, Arizona will host the College Football Playoff championship game in 2016, while Tampa, Florida will be the site of the 2017 title game. The College Football Playoff has announced the sites of the second and third championship games in the new postseason system that goes into effect next season.... more »
December 13, 2013 5:11 PM
BATON ROUGE - In the days leading up to their state title game in the Superdome, head coach David Brewerton has his team simulating dome conditions at the LSU Indoor Practice Facility.
"That dome turf is going to get warm," Brewerton told his team Wednesday in the huddle. "And... more »
December 12, 2013 8:49 AM
RUSTON- Raheem Appleby scored 28 points as Louisiana Tech ran away from Northwestern State 93-71 on Wednesday night. Louisiana Tech (8-2) shot 58.5 percent from the floor, including 5 of 15 (33.3 percent) from beyond the arc. Alex Hamilton added 13 points while Kenneth Smith dished out 12 assists to... more »
December 11, 2013 10:04 PM
BATON ROUGE- Southern University's successful head football coach is being considered for another job, the WBRZ News 2 sports team learned exclusively Wednesday night.
Dawson Odums is being sought by his Alma matter, North Carolina Central University. The school wants him to become its new head coach. The position... more »
December 10, 2013 7:15 PM
BATON ROUGE - We've seen the Fans Choice Award winners throughout the season put together some remarkable performances, but Tuesday it was their turn to sit back, relax, and enjoy their accomplishments at the WBRZ Studios.
From Ascension Catholic High School to Central High, the winners showed up to... more »
December 9, 2013 12:29 PM
BATON ROUGE - Police identified a suspect Monday in a rape that happened on the LSU campus during the Texas A&M football game.
Investigators say the attack happened inside a portable toilet near South Campus Dr. on Nov. 23.
LSU Police said Albert Carlos Ford, 32, was linked... more »
December 6, 2013 10:23 PM
Class 5A Semifinal Acadiana 35, Destrehan 7 Parkway 28, Covington 27 Class 4A Semifinal East Jefferson 18, Neville 15 Karr 29, Landry/Walker 0 Class 3A Semifinal Livonia 25, Jennings 20 Union Parish 40, Amite 0 Class 2A Semifinal Kinder 28, Winnfield 21 Many 27, Loreauville 26 Class... more »
December 6, 2013 3:52 PM
HAMMOND - The Southeastern Lions will make history with their first playoff game in school history Saturday night vs Sam Houston St.
Strawberry Stadium will host the second meeting between the Lions and Bearkats this season, but this time there is more on the line for both squads.
... more »
December 6, 2013 5:35 AM
Baton Rouge- It has been a long time since Southern and Southeastern Louisiana University have been this good at football.
The Southern Jaguars (8-4) are back in the SWAC Football Championship for the first time since 2004 and are facing a familiar opponent. The Jags played Jackson State (8-3)... more »
December 5, 2013 3:35 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU head football coach Les Miles announced Thursday afternoon that suspended running back Jeryl Brazil has been kicked off the team.
Baton Rouge Police obtained an arrest warrant for Brazil earlier Thursday for simple burglary after they said he broke into an apartment on Nov. 26... more »
December 5, 2013 2:41 PM
ST. LOUIS - Two former Missouri football players are suing the NCAA in federal court over head injuries they suffered decades ago, joining a cascade of recent lawsuits against college sports' governing body related to traumatic brain injuries. Tony Van Zant and Sharron Washington filed the suit Tuesday. Both played... more »
December 4, 2013 9:52 PM
BATON ROUGE - Fans were in appreciation of Zach Mettenberger's contributions to the LSU football team Wednesday as they learned he will not play in a bowl game due to a knee injury.
Mettenberger was hit in his left knee during LSU's game against Arkansas Friday. The university said... more »
December 4, 2013 5:39 PM
BATON ROUGE- The Southern University football team is getting ready for the game of the year and so are fans.
The Jags will be playing in the SWAC Championship against Jackson State University.
To make sure Southern brings home a win, university officials moved finals up a week... more »
December 4, 2013 6:20 AM
SEATTLE- Seahawks fans rocked the stadium so hard during Monday night's matchup with New Orleans that seismic instruments registered small tremors at various points in the game. A magnitude 1 or 2 quake was recorded during Michael Bennett's 22-yard fumble return for a touchdown. The game registered on nearby seismic... more »
December 3, 2013 10:46 AM
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- A woman charged with shooting and killing a fellow Alabama football fan moments after the Iron Bowl has been released from jail. Shelby County jail records show 28-year-old Adrian Laroze Briskey of Birmingham is out on $75,000 bond. Briskey is charged with murder in the killing of 36-year-old... more »
December 1, 2013 4:48 PM
GAINESVILLE, Fl. - Florida has fired offensive coordinator Brent Pease and offensive line coach Tim Davis after the program's first losing season since 1979. Pease and Davis were let go Sunday, a day after the Gators (4-8) ended the season with a humbling, 37-7 loss to rival Florida State. The... more »
November 29, 2013 10:03 PM
Class 5A - Quarterfinal Acadiana 27, Barbe 17 Covington 20, Central 14 Destrehan 23, Dutchtown 7 Parkway 49, Zachary 34 Class 4A - Quarterfinal East Jefferson 35, Easton 26 Karr 26, Franklinton 0 Landry/Walker 20, Plaquemine 7 Neville 41, DeRidder 0 Class 3A - Quarterfinal Amite 28,... more »
November 29, 2013 9:18 PM
BATON ROUGE - A purple and gold wish came true for a teen with cancer.
Joe Wuellner and his family joined Les Miles on the field ahead of kickoff against the Arkansas Razorbacks. The 15-year-old is living with a brain tumor and currently going through chemotherapy treatment.
It... more »
November 27, 2013 9:41 PM
BATON ROUGE - A teen with cancer said he wanted to have a bacon cheeseburger with Les Miles, so Make-A-Wish made it happen.
Joe Wuellner, the ultimate Tiger Fan, flew in from St. Louis, MO, to meet Miles for dinner Wednesday night. The 15-year-old is living with a brain... more »
November 26, 2013 8:58 AM
BATON ROUGE- Southeastern Louisiana, finishing off a season that has earned them the fourth seed in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs, and LSU, coming off an impressive 34-10 win over Texas A&M, had athletes earn state player of the week honors as chosen by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Southeastern... more »
November 22, 2013 11:09 PM
NEW IBERIA - The Broncos senior class finally shook the second-round bugaboo that's haunted the Zachary football team since they came to high school, with a 34-30 win over New Iberia Friday night.
Bryson Dunn got into the end zone twice for the Broncos in the first half to... more »
November 22, 2013 10:59 PM
WEST MONROE - The Denham Springs Yellowjackets almost pulled the upset last week in West Monroe, this week another Baton Rouge-area team finished off the Rebels.
Central, even though their high-powered offense only scored two touchdowns, downed West Monroe by a final score of 14-0 on the Rebels' home... more »
November 22, 2013 10:38 PM
Class 5A Regionals Acadiana 49, Ponchatoula 7 Barbe 42, Hahnville 14 Central 14, West Monroe 0 Covington 27, East Ascension 21 Destrehan 34, Ruston 7 Dutchtown 24, John Ehret 13 Parkway 52, East St. John 25 Zachary 34, New Iberia 30
Class 4A Regionals DeRidder 24,... more »
November 20, 2013 10:22 PM
BATON ROUGE- LSU coaches and football players are asking fans- especially students- to refrain from using profanity and distasteful lyrics when the band plays fan favorite songs at Saturday's game against Texas A & M.
"Neck" and "Tiger Rag" were shelved in recent years because of crude chants done... more »
November 20, 2013 2:32 PM
CLINTON, Ms. - Norman Joseph has resigned as head football coach at Mississippi College after nine seasons. The announcement was made Tuesday by athletic director Mike Jones. Jones says a search committee would be appointed to find Joseph's successor. The school joins the Gulf South Conference next season. Joseph became... more »
November 19, 2013 7:45 PM
PLATTE CITY, MISSOURI- A high school football player is charged with assault for ripping off another player's helmet and beating him in the head with it.
The player hit suffered a concussion and the prosecutor says he still suffers symptoms a month later.
Authorities say 17-year-old Colin Byrd... more »
November 19, 2013 3:47 PM
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - These are strange times for the Atlanta Falcons. They are 2-8, have lost four in a row and are pretty well assured of their first losing season since 2007 heading into Thursday night's game against the New Orleans Saints (8-2). Players such as quarterback Matt Ryan... more »
November 17, 2013 4:23 PM
NEW ORLEANS -The 49'ers respond to the Saints' 97-yard touchdown drive with a TD pass of their own.
Anquan Boldin hauled in an 11-yard touchdown pass from San Fran QB Colin Kaepernick.
New Orleans lost the ball on a muffed punt by Lance Moore that set up San... more »
November 17, 2013 3:23 PM
NEW ORLEANS - The Saints(7-2) will attempt to knock off the team who beat them in the 2011-12 NFC Divisional Game and stay atop the NFC South Division.
The Carolina Panthers trail the Saints with a 6-3 record and play New England on Monday Night Football.
One record... more »
November 16, 2013 4:29 PM
BATON ROUGE - It's senior day on the Bluff for the Southern Jaguars, and senior quarterback Dray Joseph could end his tenure at AW Mumford Stadium with a couple new records to his name.
Joseph is 58 yards and five touchdowns shy of being the career passing yards and... more »
November 15, 2013 11:43 PM
GEISMAR - The Dutchtown Griffins eliminated the Woodlawn Panthers with a 41-20 final score.
The Griffins took advantage of four Woodlawn interceptions, and strung together some explosive plays on offense to advance to the second round.
Dutchtown will play John Ehret in the next round of the LHSAA... more »
November 15, 2013 11:13 PM
Class 5A Bi-District
Acadiana 35, Slidell 7
Barbe 42, South Lafourche 16 Central 34, Comeaux 13 Covington 48, Airline 14 Destrehan 44, Terrebonne 0 Dutchtown 41, Woodlawn (BR) 20 East Ascension 42, McKinley 21 East St. John 19, St. Amant 7 Hahnville 42, Ouachita... more »
November 15, 2013 10:27 PM
HAMMOND- The town is buzzing over Saturday's potentially record-breaking Southeastern Lions' football game.
In addition to the fact that the game is expected to be a sellout, it is also the first time in fifty years that the team could go to the conference championship. SLU plays Sam Houston... more »
November 15, 2013 9:47 PM
BATON ROUGE - High school football teams took to the field Friday night after months of controversy over the new LHSAA football playoff brackets.
Some football teams were dropped from their playoff brackets and moved to new ones this post-season.
Private schools will play private schools and public... more »
November 13, 2013 10:07 PM
ZACHARY - Forrest can run.
In fact, this week's Fans Choice Award winner, Forrest Town ran for 140 yards and accounted for 175 all-purpose yards for the Zachary Broncos in a 32-20 win over Broadmoor.
Town sparked the Broncos offense with a 36-yard touchdown reception ,after Zachary fell... more »
November 13, 2013 12:22 PM
FRANKLIN, La. - Two West Mary High School football players were arrested after an investigation into an alleged physical altercation with a referee during a Nov. 1 game. St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Traci Landry tells The Advertiser (http://bit.ly/19jVCgw ) the teens, ages 15 and 16, were arrested Friday... more »
November 13, 2013 8:57 AM
FRANKLIN- Two West Mary High School football players were arrested after an investigation into an alleged physical altercation with a referee during a Nov. 1 game. St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Traci Landry said the teens, ages 15 and 16, were arrested Friday on warrants for battery of a... more »
November 12, 2013 8:55 AM
PHOENIX- A Hopi High School football player has died from a head injury sustained in a playoff game over the weekend. The Arizona Interscholastic Association said Monday night that Charles Youvella died at a hospital of a traumatic brain injury. Youvella, a senior, was injured in Hopi's 60-6 loss to... more »
November 8, 2013 11:12 PM
FRIDAY NIGHT BLITZ LOUISIANA PREP FOOTBALL
Acadiana 28, New Iberia 6 Amite 55, Albany 22 Archbishop Rummel 33, Brother Martin 13 Ascension Catholic 59, East Iberville 6 Ascension Christian School 0, St. John 29 Assumption 49, Morgan City 13 Barbe 70, Sam Houston 35 Basile 20, Oberlin 12 Bastrop... more »
November 8, 2013 8:45 AM
OXFORD, Miss.- When highly-regarded recruit Robert Nkemdiche joined his brother Denzel at Mississippi, the two had plans of forming the core of the Rebels' defense. Because of injuries, that hasn't happened yet. But both are expected to be on the field Saturday, when Ole Miss (5-3, 2-3 Southeastern Conference) hosts... more »
November 6, 2013 11:10 PM
BATON ROUGE - This week's Fans Choice Award winner makes the most with what he's given; even though Connor Whalen was only thrown to three times against Woodlawn last week, he helped his Catholic High Bears to a 62 points with his two touchdown receptions.
The good news about... more »
November 6, 2013 10:34 PM
KENTWOOD- The Tangipahoa Parish School System said Wednesday, students involved in a fight at last Friday's Sumner vs. Loranger high school football game have been disciplined.
A number of players fought immediately after the game ended while they were lined up to shake the hands of the other team.... more »
November 6, 2013 4:33 PM
BATON ROUGE- Les Miles makes the most of any football coach in the state, and he is far ahead of his colleague at the other public university in the city.
USA Today released a list of what coaches make and Miles is ranked as the 7th highest paid.
... more »
November 6, 2013 1:07 PM
DAVIE, Fl. - A leadership vacuum may be partly to blame for the troubled relationship between Miami Dolphins offensive linemen Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito, which has left both players sidelined and the team in turmoil. The ongoing saga has raised questions whether coach Joe Philbin and his staff were... more »
November 6, 2013 11:23 AM
BATON ROUGE - The future matchup between the LSU and Oklahoma football teams will be re-scheduled. LSU and Oklahoma were scheduled to play a home and home series in 2018 and 2019 with the Tigers traveling to Norman, Oklahoma first and the Sooners coming to Tiger Stadium the following year.... more »
November 6, 2013 8:54 AM
FALL RIVER, Mass.- The girlfriend of Aaron Hernandez has another scheduled court appearance after being charged with perjury in connection with the murder case against the former New England Patriot. A hearing for Shayanna Jenkins is set for Wednesday afternoon in Fall River Superior Court. She pleaded not guilty last... more »
November 1, 2013 8:57 AM
LUBBOCK, Texas- First-year coach Kliff Kingsbury thinks the past two games against Oklahoma State are motivation enough for Saturday night. Last year the Red Raiders lost at No. 18 Oklahoma State 59-21. Two years ago in Lubbock the Cowboys left with 66-6 win. Kingsbury has plastered the number 98 on... more »
October 30, 2013 10:32 PM
ASCENSION - For the 16th year, high school rivals shouted and cheered for their school to win top honors and bragging rights for a year.
The East Ascension Spartans and the St. Amant Gators went head-to-head at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center. The Shout Out is a week-long show... more »
October 30, 2013 10:07 PM
BATON ROUGE - KJ Robinson joins an elite fraternity of defensive players to be voted Fans Choice award winners, after his two-touchdown performance Friday night.
What's amazing, is Robinson scored one touchdown on defense and another on offense.
His one-yard TD run paled in comparison to his 42-yard... more »
October 29, 2013 10:44 PM
BATON ROUGE - When Southern closed a 17-point halftime deficit at homecoming to Alcorn State last Saturday, it begged the question: 'why run the ball when the passing game was so efficient?'
However, the answer might not be as simple as some fans might think.
The more the... more »
October 27, 2013 12:29 PM
NEW ORLEANS - The Saints forced a fumble deep in the Bills territory on the first play from scrimmage, but kicker Garrett Hartley missed a 47-yard field goal to take no points from the opportunity.
Thad Lewis left the game after the sack, but came back in the game... more »
October 25, 2013 11:23 PM
WALKER - Both teams came into the game coming off district losses, but Zachary came out on the winning side Friday night with a 28-9 win at Walker.
Zachary would lead 21-0 at the half, and Keon Brown would add a second-half TD to put the Broncos up 28-3.... more »
October 25, 2013 11:04 PM
Airline 24, Southwood 0 Arcadia 33, Grambling 32 Avoyelles 38, Vidalia 24 Barbe 42, Comeaux 14 Basile 34, East Beauregard 0 Baton Rouge Catholic 42, McKinley 15 Ben Franklin 35, Crescent City Christian 7 Benton 28, Minden 15 Block 40, Lena Northwood 0 Bolton 21, Peabody 12... more »
October 25, 2013 10:41 PM
LAFAYETTE- The state university here is standing behind its brand after it was called into question for how it is used.
People are taking issue to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette dropping 'Lafayette' on some references and using Louisiana or UL. Some believe that insinuates it is branding... more »
October 25, 2013 5:57 AM
High pressure is in control of our weather pattern leading to sunny days and clear, cool nights.
While we're starting off a bit warmer than yesterday, our coolest morning of this young fall season will come tomorrow. With a reinforcing cold front through the area, winds have shifted to... more »
October 24, 2013 9:35 PM
BATON ROUGE - Friends of an ultimate football fan say they won't stop searching for his killer.
Monday night, Shelby Holmes was gunned a few blocks from his house in Old South Baton Rouge. He died Thursday.
The 38-year-old was a long-time football statistician who volunteered his time... more »
October 23, 2013 6:20 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU head coach Les Miles told media members Wednesday that Jeryl Brazil, former Loranger Wolf and current LSU running back, has been suspended from the team indefinitely.
Miles also added that he did not travel with the team last week to Ole Miss, a game in... more »
October 23, 2013 11:44 AM
BATON ROUGE - After a tough loss to Ole Miss, LSU is delaying a decision on raising football ticket prices. The LSU Board of Supervisors announced Wednesday that a proposal for price hikes on football and baseball tickets and some parking costs has been removed from the agenda for its... more »
October 23, 2013 7:44 AM
BATON ROUGE - Jackson State says financial losses for the university and the city of Jackson, Miss., "could be in the millions" because of Grambling's decision to forfeit Saturday's football game after its players refused to play.
Grambling's players staged a boycott because they said they had many issues... more »
October 22, 2013 2:19 PM
BATON ROUGE- The leader of Grambling State University says a nearly weeklong boycott by the university's football team has drawn awareness to the campus's financial struggles and drummed up donation interest around the country. Grambling President Frank Pogue told his university system's board Tuesday that he's using the national attention... more »
October 21, 2013 10:26 PM
HOUSTON - Many Houston residents like Belinda Fernandez have fond childhood memories of watching baseball games at the city's iconic but now-shuttered Astrodome. Fernandez was one of many people Monday who wrote down their Astrodome memories inside a truck dubbed the "Dome Mobile." The truck will be traveling around the... more »
October 21, 2013 10:24 PM
BATON ROUGE- Planning and zoning approved a permit for a press box and concession stand at a high school football stadium that neighbors have complained about.
The Dunham High field, off Siegen near Perkins, had to settle complaints about the sound. The football facility is not on the school's... more »
October 21, 2013 10:14 PM
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Few outside of the Missouri locker room expected the Tigers to compete in the Southeastern Conference in just their second season in the league. Predicted to finish sixth in the SEC East, the team is now ranked fifth in the country and holds a two-game lead in... more »
October 18, 2013 4:58 PM
BATON ROUGE - There's pushback over LSU planning to raise football ticket prices next season, if the LSU Board of Supervisors approves the proposal.
Tickets would increase in price by 6 percent. Currently, season tickets cost $400 plus a tradition fund for 45,000 seats in Tiger Stadium. LSU says... more »
October 18, 2013 7:12 AM
OXFORD, Miss. - LSU's Zach Mettenberger and Mississippi's Bo Wallace were quarterbacks who appeared on the brink of stardom last season.
Mettenberger has made the jump. Wallace isn't quite there yet.
The two will meet in a potentially touchdown-filled showdown when No. 6 LSU (6-1, 3-1) travels to... more »
October 18, 2013 7:02 AM
THIBODAUX - Nicholls State coach Charlie Stubbs says a knee injury has knocked running back Marcus Washington out of the rest of his senior season.
The 2011 All-Southland player from Lillian, Ala., was injured in the Colonels' 33-21 win against Northwestern State. He had rushed for a career-high three... more »
October 17, 2013 10:41 PM
Capitol 36, Northeast 6 Christian Life Academy 27, Varnado 0 East Beauregard 26, South Cameron 0 Eunice 23, Rayne 11 LaGrange 52, Crowley 27 Loreauville 42, Delcambre 3 Montgomery 38, St. Mary 35 Notre Dame 42, Erath 7 more »
October 17, 2013 6:05 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ar. - Brandon Allen earned the starting quarterback position at Arkansas with a stellar spring practice under first-year coach Bret Bielema. Allen has largely struggled since then, including a 4-of-12 passing effort for 30 yards in the Razorbacks' 52-7 loss to South Carolina last week. Despite Allen's struggles -... more »
October 16, 2013 6:50 PM
CENTRAL - Jarrad Hayes is filling the big shoes Brett Courville left for the next Central quarterback.
This past Friday night vs Denham Springs, the senior quarterback completed 12-of-17 passes for 196 yards and five touchdowns.
However, it didn't come easy this season for Hayes, who had to... more »
October 16, 2013 8:48 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Four former Vanderbilt football players charged with raping an unconscious female student are due in court for a discussion date. The Wednesday hearing likely will focus on housekeeping matters like the dates of future hearings. The four players charged in the June 23 rape are safety Cory Batey,... more »
October 12, 2013 11:40 PM
BATON ROUGE - Southern perservered through a near-two hour weather delay, referees leaving the field calling victory for Alabama A&M, and a blocked field goal in the first overtime period to take a victory from the Bulldogs 20-17.
At the end of regulation, the Jaguars thought they lost the... more »
October 11, 2013 9:17 PM
BATON ROUGE - The night before the LSU-Florida game, tailgaters are narrowing in on tomorrow's menu, ready to start cooking early, in time for the 2:30 p.m. kickoff.
The tiger bait of choice this weekend is alligator, and fans brought cooler after cooler of gator to their tailgate.
... more »
October 11, 2013 9:13 AM
OXFORD, Miss.- Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze is trying to think of some creative ways to stop Texas A&M's prolific duo of Johnny Manziel and Mike Evans. He admits it's not easy. Nobody's been able to do it so far. Manziel is having a stellar encore season after winning the Heisman... more »
October 10, 2013 10:25 PM
Thursday Night Scores:
Archbishop Rummel 38, Archbishop Shaw 0 Assumption 46, Ellender 16 Broadmoor 30, Live Oak 22 C.E. Byrd 28, Airline 3 Easton 52, Belle Chasse 24 Franklin 50, Berwick 0 Haughton 35, Southwood 14 New Iberia Catholic 72, Jeanerette 6 North Vermilion 29, Kaplan 28 North Webster... more »
October 9, 2013 7:57 PM
BATON ROUGE - The Episcopal Knights are off to a 5-0 start(five game win streak) due to their strong play in the backfield - and specifically, their junior tailback Clement Mubungirwa.
The Congo native had to move around Uganda with his family for years throughout his childhood due to... more »
October 5, 2013 12:10 AM
WATSON, LA - In a low-scoring battle, the Live Oak Eagles fell victim to the Zachary Broncos.
Zachary High School defeated Live Oak High School 12-7. The Eagles took the loss at their home field in Watson. more »
October 5, 2013 12:00 AM
BATON ROUGE - With only a 1-point margin, the Central High School football team defeated Scotlandville Magnet.
The Wildcats took down the Hornets 27-26. Scotlandville Magnet High School hosted the game. more »
October 4, 2013 11:46 PM
BATON ROUGE - The Catholic High Bears aren't used to coming off a loss, but that's what they had to do Friday night after losing last weekend to Rummel in Metairie.
Clyde Edwards-Helaire had another big game for the Bears' ground attack, but was hobbled midway through the game... more »
October 4, 2013 11:43 PM
BATON ROUGE - The Episcopal Knights came out on top in their showdown against the Ascension Catholic Bulldogs.
Episcopal comfortably beat East Ascension High by the margin of 22-7.
The face-off between the Knights and the Bulldogs was the Blitz's Game of the Week for week 5 of... more »
October 4, 2013 9:52 AM
STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen says figuring out a way to stop LSU's offense is harder than ever.
That's because Tigers' quarterback Zach Mettenberger has developed into one of the Southeastern Conference's best, throwing for 1,398 yards, 13 touchdowns and just one interception this season.
... more »
September 30, 2013 10:24 PM
NEW ORLEANS - The Saints are cruising to the finish line in the matchup of undefeated teams on Monday Night Football.
Garrett Hartley nailed a 29-yard field goal, as the New Orleans currently lead the Dolphins 38-17 with 7:15 remaining in the fourth quarter.
Drew Brees has already... more »
September 30, 2013 10:04 PM
NEW ORLEANS - The Saints kept racking up gaudy offensive numbers in the second half, as Drew Brees tied his own NFL record with 300 or more passing yards in a game for the ninth straight regular season game.
Brees is currently 23-for-31 for 337 yards passing and four... more »
September 30, 2013 7:40 PM
NEW ORLEANS - The Saints will meet with the Miami Dolphins on Monday Night Football in a battle of 3-0 teams.
New Orleans comes into tonight's game 10-2 with head coach Sean Payton and quarterback Drew Brees on Monday night games.
Miami's quarterback Ryan Tannehill is the NFL's... more »
September 30, 2013 2:24 PM
IRVING, Texas - Organizers for the College Football Playoff say they have received four bids to host the 2016 national championship game and six to host the 2017 game. Groups from Jacksonville, Fla., and Tampa, Fla., have submitted bids for both games. Tampa was a finalist to host the first... more »
September 30, 2013 11:37 AM
BATON ROUGE - Kickoff for the LSU-Florida game on Saturday, October 12 in Tiger Stadium has been set for 2:30 p.m.
The Southeastern Conference announced the game times for that weekend this morning.
LSU vs. Florida will match two teams currently ranked in the top 25. The Tigers... more »
September 28, 2013 11:35 PM
BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars came up just short Saturday night at home vs Jackson State, 19-14.
The Jags offense had a tough time getting in a rhythm, amassing only 348 total yards on the night; Jackson St. totaled 355 yards.
The game came down to the... more »
September 27, 2013 11:48 PM
BATON ROUGE - The U High Cubs made easy work of the Brusly Panthers Friday night with a 46-14 win.
Nick Brosette did most of the work on the ground early, Manny Miles only played one series in the second half, and the Cubs dominated Brusly from start to... more »
September 27, 2013 11:40 PM
DENHAM SPRINGS - The Yellowjackets had the ground game hitting on all cylinders versus Live Oak Friday night.
Denham Springs gave the ball to strong rushers like BJ Armstrong and Kyandre Brooks to get in the end zone in the first half.
After holding a 26-15 advantage after... more »
September 27, 2013 11:33 PM
ST AMANT - The Gators took a big chomp out of Lutcher's bid for their first win of the year.
St Amant scored early and often against Lutcher, who also had some special teams problems on the night.
The Bulldogs fall big to St Amant, 44-12.
For... more »
September 27, 2013 11:26 PM
BATON ROUGE - The McKinley Panthers circled this game on their calendar this summer after several of their players, including their quarterback, transferred to Central High.
The Panthers stayed in the game for most of the first half, but couldn't make a comeback after their quarterback got knocked out... more »
September 27, 2013 11:14 PM
Acadiana 27, Lafayette 10 Albany 26, Varnado 6 Amite 42, Belaire 6 Archbishop Hannan 49, Pine 26 Ascension Catholic 55, False River Academy 7 Assumption 34, Covenant Christian Academy 11 Avoyelles 48, Bunkie 42 Barbe 47, Carencro 23 Basile 42, Merryville 6 Baton Rouge Episcopal 56, Istrouma... more »
September 25, 2013 8:36 PM
DONALDSONVILLE - James Martin isn't your typical fullback. Ascension Catholic's triple option isn't your typical offense.
For this week's Fans Choice Award winner, the fullback position in the Bulldog's offense has propelled him to a breakout week.
Martin ran 13 times for 195 yards and four touchdowns -... more »