NEW ORLEANS - Former New Orleans Saints special teams standout Steve Gleason says that until there's a cure for his paralyzing disease, technology is the cure. He showed off some of that technology Thursday at a residence he's creating for up to 18 people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or multiple... more »
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Board of Supervisors is set to discuss numerous pay increases for assistant football coaches along with the approval of new Men's Basketball Coach Johnny Jones' contract at their monthly meeting on Friday.
Jones' contract runs from April 14, 2012 through June 30, 2017 earning... more »
CUPERTINO, Calif. - Apple says the company's co-founder Steve Jobs has died.
He was 56.
In a brief statement the company said Jobs died Wednesday. He had been battling pancreatic cancer.
"We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today," said Apple's statement. "Steve's... more »
BATON ROUGE - LSU's Steve Kragthorpe is resigning from his offensive coordinator position.
Kragthorpe, 45, has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Kragthorpe signed on with the Tigers as offensive coordinator in January.
He's widely known for his ability to develop quarterbacks and is credited with helping Jordan... more »
NEW ORLEANS - A person familiar with the hiring says former Louisville and Tulsa head coach Steve Kragthorpe will be named the offensive coordinator at LSU. LSU head coach Les Miles is on a recruiting trip and is expected to make Kragthorpe's appointment official soon, the person told The Associated... more »