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Arbitrator rules Saints' Graham is a tight end

Arbitrator rules Saints' Graham is a tight end

NEW ORLEANS | The Saints' Jimmy Graham and the NFL Players Association were dealt a setback Wednesday when an arbitrator ruled that he can only be considered a tight end for the purposes of his franchise tag designation.

July 02, 2014 4:06 pm
Horschel takes first PGA win at Zurich Classic

Horschel takes first PGA win at Zurich Classic

AVONDALE, La. | Billy Horschel sensed the time had come for him to win his first PGA Tour event. This could explain the composure he displayed in the face of two final-round weather delays and a 27-foot putt he had to make on the final hole to avert a playoff.

April 28, 2013 7:58 pm
Louisville beats Cal to reach title game

Louisville beats Cal to reach title game

NEW ORLEANS | Make that three straight upsets for Louisville, who used the latest thriller to head back to the women's national championship game for the first time since 2009.

April 07, 2013 9:30 pm
Deng leads Bulls over Hornets

Deng leads Bulls over Hornets

NEW ORLEANS | Even if Derrick Rose wasn't ready to return, the Bulls got healthier as a team over the All-Star break — and it showed.

February 19, 2013 11:00 pm
Panel vacates bounty suspensions for 4 NFL players

Panel vacates bounty suspensions for 4 NFL players

NEW ORLEANS | Jonathan Vilma, Scott Fujita and Will Smith are back in the NFL. For now.

September 07, 2012 6:15 pm
Thomas emerging for Saints in playoffs

Thomas emerging for Saints in playoffs

NEW ORLEANS | One of Pierre Thomas' teammates referred to him as "an animal" after the Saints' playoff opening triumph over Detroit.

January 10, 2012 3:15 pm
Saints: results endorse their approach to running

Saints: results endorse their approach to running

NEW ORLEANS | Lost in all the gaudy, record-breaking numbers Drew Brees puts up in the Saints' passing game -- led by T.F. North graduate Pierre Thomas -- is the fact that New Orleans' running game isn't half bad.

January 04, 2012 7:10 pm
LSU's Miles wins AP coach of the year

LSU's Miles wins AP coach of the year

BATON ROUGE, La. | Louisiana State University's 2011 season will be remembered for challenging Les Miles' crisis-management skills over and over again.

December 20, 2011 9:00 pm

Drew Brees and Saints blow out Giants

NEW ORLEANS | Drew Brees passed for 363 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another score as the New Orleans Saints rolled to a 49-24 victory over the Giants on Monday night, extending New York's losing skid to three games.

November 28, 2011 10:00 pm
Saints set points record, beat Colts 62-7

Saints set points record, beat Colts 62-7

NEW ORLEANS | Drew Brees completed 31 of 35 passes for 325 yards and five touchdowns, and the New Orleans Saints set a franchise record for points and victory margin in a 62-7 demolition of the hapless Colts on Sunday night.

October 23, 2011 10:35 pm
QB trio added to legacy with lockout leadership

QB trio added to legacy with lockout leadership

Even with a Super Bowl victory and his name in the NFL record books, Drew Brees struggles to see himself in the same class of quarterback as Tom Brady or Peyton Manning.

August 18, 2011 7:50 pm

Bears call off practice because of bad turf

The Bears canceled a practice Friday in front of fans at Soldier Field because the turf was deemed unsafe for the players to use.

August 05, 2011 8:05 pm
Peyton Manning says lockout limiting his rehab

Peyton Manning says lockout limiting his rehab

THIBODAUX, La. | The power and accuracy with which Peyton Manning's passes bowl over bad guys in a recent "Football Cops" TV spoof was nowhere to be seen at the Manning family's annual football camp.

July 08, 2011 4:00 pm
Butler back in Final Four, beats Florida in OT

Butler back in Final Four, beats Florida in OT

NEW ORLEANS | Of course Butler erased a late deficit. Of course the Bulldogs hit a clutch 3-pointer late in overtime. Of course they're going back to the Final Four.

March 26, 2011 10:00 pm Photos

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Cinderella Butler keeps the glass slipper on with win over Wisconsin

Cinderella Butler keeps the glass slipper on with win over Wisconsin

NEW ORLEANS | Wisconsin's normally suffocating defense could not slow Matt Howard and Butler's run toward a second straight Final Four appearance. If anything, the Bulldogs may be gaining momentum.

March 25, 2011 12:00 am

Payton moving family to Dallas with Saints' OK

NEW ORLEANS | Sean Payton is moving his family to Dallas and the Saints have no problem with it -- however, many New Orleans fans do.

February 08, 2011 10:00 pm
T.F. South grad Thomas ponders future out of Big Easy

T.F. South grad Thomas ponders future out of Big Easy

METAIRIE, La. | Reggie Bush and Pierre Thomas, the stars of the Saints' backfield when they were Super Bowl champs, are preparing for an offseason of uncertainty that could end with them wearing different uniforms whenever the next football season begins.

January 11, 2011 9:30 pm
Former Purdue star is the AP's Male Athlete of the Year

Former Purdue star is the AP's Male Athlete of the Year

NEW ORLEANS | Drew Brees has New Orleans swinging, singing and trumpeting their Saints like never before.

December 19, 2010 10:00 pm Photos

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Vikings-Saints 'encore' kicks off NFL season

Vikings-Saints 'encore' kicks off NFL season

NEW ORLEANS | The Saints' first Super Bowl title was so big in New Orleans that Mardi Gras, a revered local institution dating back well more than a century, became popularly known as, "Lombardi Gras."

September 09, 2010 12:00 am

T.F. South grad Thomas signs with Saints but still wants more

METAIRIE, La. | Pierre Thomas signed his one-year restricted free agent tender offer from the New Orleans Saints on Monday, but he wants to negotiate a longer and more lucrative deal before training camp opens at the end of July.

June 14, 2010 9:15 pm

Former IU star Porter seals Colts' fate

MIAMI | Louisiana native Tracy Porter played a crucial role in the New Orleans Saints' magical run to a Super Bowl title and their victory over the Colts.

February 08, 2010 12:00 am

Saints soaking in landmark victory

METAIRIE, La. | Sean Payton still hadn't gone home yet when the New Orleans Saints returned to work the day after the biggest win in franchise history.

January 26, 2010 12:00 am

Saints, T.F. South grad Thomas reach NFC title game

NEW ORLEANS | Maybe a little rest was all Drew Brees and Reggie Bush needed to shift the Saints' league-leading offense back into overdrive.

January 17, 2010 12:00 am

Saints' confidence was never shaken

METAIRIE, La. | With nine double-digit victories during the regular season, the New Orleans Saints weren't all that surprised by the way they dominated their playoff opener.

January 17, 2010 12:00 am

Saints showing signs of wearing down

NEW ORLEANS | As Drew Brees, T.F. South graduate Pierre Thomas and the rest of the New Orleans Saints walked off the field following their first defeat of a thrilling season, the Louisiana Superdome crowd offered the kind of appreciative applause a pitcher receives after losing a no-hitter i…

December 21, 2009 12:00 am
Saints, T.F. South's Thomas suffer their first loss

Saints, T.F. South's Thomas suffer their first loss

NEW ORLEANS | Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints are marching toward perfection no more.

December 20, 2009 12:00 am
T.F. South grad Thomas scores as Saints beat Patriots

T.F. South grad Thomas scores as Saints beat Patriots

NEW ORLEANS | The New Orleans Saints are still unbeaten and have joined the Colts in making NFL history.

November 30, 2009 12:00 am
T.F. South grad Thomas gives unbeaten Saints another weapon other than Purdue product Brees

T.F. South grad Thomas gives unbeaten Saints another weapon other than Purdue product Brees

NEW ORLEANS | Drew Brees doesn't see himself in quite the same class as Tom Brady.

November 30, 2009 12:00 am

T.F. South grad Pierre Thomas leaves no doubts

METAIRIE, La. | T.F. South grad and former University of Illinois star Pierre Thomas put on more than 10 pounds during the offseason, hoping that would make him more in the mold of former Saints power runner Deuce McAllister.

October 10, 2009 12:00 am
T.F. South grad Pierre Thomas leading New Orleans' running attack

T.F. South grad Pierre Thomas leading New Orleans' running attack

METAIRIE, La. | Pierre Thomas was in no shape to celebrate.

October 01, 2009 12:00 am

T.F. South's Thomas continues to improve with Saints

METAIRIE, La. | T.F. South grad Pierre Thomas listened to his mother, and look where it got him.

December 09, 2008 12:00 am

T.F. South grad Pierre Thomas emerges with Saints

METAIRIE, La. | T.F. South grad Pierre Thomas listened to his mother, and look where it got him.

December 08, 2008 12:00 am

Why LSU will win the BCS national championship

LSU played like a juggernaut when the season began, defeating eventual bowl teams Mississippi State and Virginia Tech by a combined score of 93-7 in its first two games.

January 07, 2008 12:00 am

Tigers rely on 2 QBs

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January 07, 2008 12:00 am

Former TF South star may start against Bears

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December 29, 2007 12:00 am

FAU meets Memphis in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS | Howard Schnellenberger's career in football has spanned generations, touching the lives of numerous successful coaches and players.

December 20, 2007 12:00 am

Hornets hope Thornton grad Ely can boost front court

NEW ORLEANS | Melvin Ely received no guarantee of playing time with the New Orleans Hornets.

September 14, 2007 12:00 am

T.F. South's Pierre Thomas fares well for Saints

NEW ORLEANS | Undrafted rookie Pierre Thomas may have played himself onto an NFL roster, even if it isn't with the New Orleans Saints.

August 31, 2007 12:00 am

Former Notre Dame center now the Saints' renaissance man

JACKSON, Miss. | In art galleries from the French Quarter to New Orleans' warehouse district, the dealers have learned to look forward to seeing a big guy with tattoos on his arms walk through the door.

August 02, 2007 12:00 am

Final Four frustration continues for LSU

CLEVELAND | Her headband crooked, Sylvia Fowles turned away from a missed jump hook and screamed, angrily pumping her fists and stomping her feet as she started to run back to LSU's defensive end of the court.

April 02, 2007 12:00 am

LSU acknowledges Chatman inquiry, praises assistant

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March 16, 2007 12:00 am

North Texas wins Sun Belt, automatic NCAA bid

LAFAYETTE, La. | Calvin Watson hit six 3-pointers and scored 24 points to help North Texas get to its first NCAA tournament since 1988 with an 83-75 victory over Arkansas State in the Sun Belt Conference tournament championship on Tuesday night.

March 07, 2007 12:00 am

In defeat, Bush gave Saints hope for future

CHICAGO (AP) -- High-stepping and somersaulting his way to the end zone, Reggie Bush gave New Orleans a reason to celebrate the Saints' future, if not their present.

January 22, 2007 12:00 am

McAllister and Bush: thunder and lightning

NEW ORLEANS | Deuce McAllister is a tough, stout country guy who spends much of his free time in the offseason hanging around with old friends in central Mississippi.

January 18, 2007 12:00 am

Bruising McAllister crucial in Saints' playoff push

NEW ORLEANS | The New Orleans Saints have showcased several new offensive threats this season -- quarterback Drew Brees, rookies Reggie Bush and Marques Colston and deep-ball threat Devery Henderson.

January 15, 2007 12:00 am

Brees has New Orleans howling

NEW ORLEANS | Drew Brees has talked about how much he's grown to love New Orleans.

January 14, 2007 12:00 am

Saints-obsessed N.O. gearing up

NEW ORLEANS | A dozen guests have canceled plans to attend the Saturday evening wedding of Tara Chauffe and Corey Boland, and they didn't need to make up an excuse.

January 11, 2007 12:00 am

Horn misses practice, questionable for playoff game

METAIRIE, La. | Four-time Pro Bowl receiver Joe Horn sat out significant portions of the New Orleans Saints' practice Tuesday, still bothered by the groin injury that caused him to miss the last four games of the regular season.

January 10, 2007 12:00 am

LSU's "Three Musketeers" make curtain call in the Sugar Bowl

NEW ORLEANS | It's the last time LSU's imposing, cannon-armed quarterback and the receiving corps he's dubbed "The Three Musketeers" line up together.

January 03, 2007 12:00 am

Saints' dominance in Dallas heightens "Who Dat" hysteria

NEW ORLEANS | Special teams standout Steve Gleason likened the Saints' welcome home to a Mardi Gras parade, except that it happened on a dark and normally quiet airport access road around 2:30 a.m. Monday.

December 12, 2006 12:00 am
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