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Football legend Billy Cannon suffers stroke, will remain in ICU overnight

Former LSU football legend Billy Cannon suffered a stroke Tuesday while working at the Louisiana State Penitentiary.

WrestleMania XXX to be held at Superdome

WrestleMania XXX announced today that New Orleans will host a four-day, pay-per-view event at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on April 6, 2014.

Saints re-sign S Rafael Bush, TE Michael Higgins, G Eric Olsen

The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have re-signed S Rafael Bush, TE Michael Higgins and G Eric Olsen. All three players are exclusive rights free agents.

Saints announce two new additions to coaching staff

The New Orleans Saints have announced two coaching staff additions. The club has hired Rob Ryan as defensive coordinator and Stan Kwan as assistant special teams coach.

Super Bowl outage blamed on electrical relay device

The cause of Sunday's power outage at the Super Bowl in New Orleans has been traced to an electrical relay device, Entergy New Orleans Inc. announced Friday.

National Signing Day 2013: LSU football signing class

Below is a list of the 2013 LSU Football Signing Class. The list includes name, position, hight, weight, and hometown (high school). * Already enrolled

National Signing Day 2013: Ragin' Cajuns football signing class

Below is a list of the 2013 UL Football Signing Class Mid Year Signees Dominick Bilich: OL

Investigation continues in Super Bowl outage: Updated 6:15pm

A day after Sunday's 35-minute power outage during the Super Bowl game in New Orleans, officials were vowing to fix whatever the cause may have been, but no one was saying just what that was.

A tale of two former NFL players -- and their brains

But at this early juncture, the small study poses more questions than answers. Consider McNeill and Clark. Study authors say both had tau in their brain tissue, yet they are on opposite ends of the cognitive spectrum.

LSU Board approves $4.3 million contract for Les Miles

The LSU Board of Supervisors has approved the contract extension of LSU head football coach Les Miles. He will now gain an annual salary of $4.3 million for the next seven years.