Coach Odums, players preview Texas Southern

LSU receiver to miss Mississippi State game

  Lunch with Coach O: LSU vs. Miss. St. Preview

  LSU’s Burrow, Stingley named SEC Players of the Week

  Newborn son inspires Latavius Murray to big performance against the Jags

SEC announces kickoff time for LSU vs. Auburn

Continued Coverage

Pope tweets at saints, but not those Saints - social media goes wild

  Saints get past Jaguars in defensive struggle

  Saints triumph in low-scoring affair against the Jags, extend win streak to 4 games

Pope Francis tweets ‘thanks to the Lord for our new #Saints’

  LSU soars in both college polls; up to No. 2 in AP Top 25, No. 3 in Coaches

AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 2; Upset drops Georgia to No. 10

Alvin Kamara active for the Saints, CB Jalen Ramsey out for the Jags

Drew Brees inactive for the fourth game in a row

  No. 5 LSU uses balanced offense, solid second half defense to roll past No. 7 Florida

The matchup between No. 5 LSU and No. 7 Florida was a blow-for-blow slugfest for most of the game but the Tigers made more plays in the second half to get the win.

Report: Alvin Kamara expected to play vs. Jaguars

One report indicates that Alvin Kamara will be available against the Jaguars.

Burrow’s 3 TDs lift No. 5 LSU over No. 7 Florida, 42-28

Joe Burrow passed for 293 yards and three touchdowns and fifth-ranked LSU scored three straight touchdowns after falling behind early in the second half to emerge with a 42-28 victory over No. 7 Florida

  Southern holds off Prairie View in SWAC West battle

White’s field goal helps Gamecocks pull off upset over No. 3 Georgia in double OT

  2019 Sportsline Friday Nite: Week 6

  Tiger vs Gator: Which would win in a REAL fight?

Eastbank Little League team catches ride back to La. on Air Force One

  Brees runs receiving routes at practice on Friday

Alvin Kamara questionable for Sunday’s game against Jacksonville

Kamara is nursing an ankle injury

  Principal: Football player injured during Riverside-Southern Lab game ‘doing well’

A high school football player was injured during a game Thursday night and was airlifted from the field, but school officials said he is okay and the trip to the hospital was out of extreme caution.

  Orgeron cautions LSU fans to not be overconfident for Florida game

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron cautioned fans not to be too overconfident for the game against Florida.

Cole, Astros beat Rays 6-1 in ALDS Game 5; Yankees next

Gerrit Cole pitched another playoff masterpiece and the Houston Astros jumped to a quick lead, turning back the Tampa Bay Rays 6-1 in Game 5 to set up a titanic showdown with the New York Yankees in the AL Championship Series

Boxer Errol Spence seriously injured in Dallas Ferrari crash

Welterweight boxing champion Errol Spence crashed a speeding Ferrari in Dallas early Thursday and was badly injured but is expected to survive, police said.

  Throwback Thursday: 10/10/2019

Here are some videos from years past that were put together by the 9Sports team for Throwback Thursday. Enjoy.

  Teddy Bridgewater open to Saints fans joining him for a future bike ride to the Dome

Bridgewater recently purchased a beach cruiser bike.

  ESPN College GameDay begins constructing set on LSU’s campus

Crews have begun erecting the set for ESPN's pregame show in the LSU quad in front of Middleton Library.

Be wary of ticket scams ahead of LSU/UF matchup

Be careful when purchasing tickets to LSU's top-10 matchup against the Gators this Saturday.

  Sportsline Players of the Week: Catholic QB Jackson Thomas and Catholic WR Jalen Toaston (Week 5)

An instant classic was played in Lafayette last Friday between Catholic High and St. Thomas More. The Bears not only won the contest in a shootout but a couple of them also claimed our Sportsline Players of the Week honors.

VIDEO: Pelicans rally past the Bulls, 127-125

Zion Williamson scores 29 points

3 National Championship QBs to serve as LSU’s guest captains for Florida game

Three quarterbacks who won national championships for LSU will return to Tiger Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 12.

  Fake Nikes worth $2.2 million seized at California port

The street value of the faux cargo is estimated at more than $2.2 million.

  LSU’s offensive line looks to keep Burrow ‘clean’ against Florida’s speedy defensive front

The No. 5-ranked Tigers (5-0, 1-0 SEC) will be facing the most athletic defense they’ve seen in 2019 for their SEC home opener against the No. 7-ranked Gators (6-0, 3-0 SEC).

Two assistant St. Augustine football coaches removed from program

The changes come amid a video of coaches, and players using the n-word, and other vulgar language during a ‘pre-game’ locker room chant.

WATCH: U.S. Military special forces fly into Tiger Stadium, deliver game ball at match against Florida

The United States Special Operations Command PARA-COMMANDOS parachuted into Tiger Stadium to kick off the LSU vs. Florida football game Saturday, Oct. 12.

  Keep playing video games; SU Lab starts Esports team

If you played video games growing up, you likely heard the words “get off the couch” and “turn off the TV” from your parents.

  Coach Odums, players preview Southern vs Prairie View

Southern head coach Dawson Odums and some of the players previewed this weekend’s home SWAC showdown against Prairie View.

Saints linebacker won’t have to pay fine; school shows support with ‘Child of God’ headbands

A Metairie Catholic school showed support to a Saints player by letting students wear headbands expressing their faith.

  Preps begin for LSU vs Florida in ongoing heated rivalry

Florida will attempt to be the first defense to hold LSU quarterback Joe Burrow and the Tigers below their 40, 50, 60-point production he predicted this summer.

VIDEO: Zion dunks Pelicans past Hawks

Pelicans open preseason with win over Hawks

  Lunch with Coach O: LSU vs. Florida Preview

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron met with sports journalists Monday afternoon to preview LSU vs. Florida.

Column: My top five LSU vs. Florida games in last 15 years

Les Miles and Ed Orgeron have had some epic battles against the Gators. These are my top five.

Redskins fire Gruden, name Callahan interim coach

The Washington Redskins have fired Jay Gruden as head coach after beginning his sixth season 0-5, with a Sunday loss to the Patriots sealing his fate.

After Further Review: Five takes from Saints win over Bucs

Sean Fazende breaks down the Saints victory over Tampa Bay

  ‘Ted-dy’ chants echo through Superdome as Bridgewater tosses 4 TD passes in Saints win over Bucs

The crowd in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome bellowed chants of "Ted-dy, Ted-dy, Ted-dy’ during several points in the game Sunday afternoon, as quarterback Teddy Bridgewater threw four touchdown passes and the Saints beat the Bucs.

  Bridgewater delivers a Saints win with 4 touchdown passes

Saints improve to 4-1 on the season

Will Smith inducted into Saints Ring of Honor

Smith's wife and three children accepted the honor during halftime

LSU receives first-place votes but keeps same rankings in latest college football polls

LSU did not move from its No. 5 rank in the AP Top 25 or No. 6 spot in the Coaches polls.

Drew Brees, Lil’Jordan Humphrey, and Ken Crawley among inactives for Saints-Bucs game

Trey Hendrickson is out with a neck injury

Deuce McAllister expects battle in trenches as Saints host Buccaneers

The Saints sit atop the NFC South entering their Week 5 matchup against the Buccaneers but the upstart Tampa Bay team could swap positions with a win.

  Defense shows up for No. 5 LSU against Utah St., as Burrow tosses 5 TD passes

LSU’s offense put up a lot of points against another non-conference opponent but it was the defense that was especially impressive, considering Utah State also has a potent passing attack.

  ‘Shhhh’: Drew Brees posts Instagram video of him throwing a football

Saints quarterback Drew Brees posted a video of him throwing a football Saturday afternoon.

  LSU superfan gets to watch idol, Coach Orgeron lead Tigers to victory over Utah

LSU superfan Colton Moore soaked up all of the excitement from the sidelines in Death Valley as the Tigers claimed a win over Utah State Saturday, Oct. 5.

Another Louisiana university joins beer-branding business

Southeastern Louisiana-based Nicholls State University is releasing its first branded beer

  2019 Sportsline Friday Nite: Week 5

It’s Week 5 of high school football in south Louisiana, which means we have reached the halfway point of the season.

  Tiger fans preparing for early start to Saturday’s game

Saturday, Oct. 5 is going to be a hot day for an 11 a.m. kickoff for the LSU Tigers.

LSU super fan from Alabama born with spina bifida meets idol Orgeron

The LSU athletic department made a wish come true Friday, Oct. 4 for a 9-year-old super fan born with spina bifida.

  Southern athletic director talks about possible Jags-Tigers football game

There has been talk recently about the possibility of Southern and LSU facing off on the football field.

Verlander, Altuve lead Astros over Rays 6-2 in ALDS opener

Justin Verlander looked every bit the October ace, Jose Altuve polished his postseason resume and the Houston Astros kept rolling, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 to open their AL Division Series

Brees and Hendrickson ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Bucs

Bucs (2-2) at Saints (3-1), 12 p.m. Sunday

Cleveland Browns’ Jarvis Landry cleared concussion protocol, set to play against 49ers

Landry cleared concussion protocol and will suit up against the San Francisco 49ers on Monday Night Football.

  Orgeron gives lineup updates before LSU-Utah St. game

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron had lots of updates Thursday about Saturday’s lineup and the final non-conference game of the season against Utah State.

  Browns WR Jarvis Landry remains in concussion protocol

Former LSU Tiger and Cleveland Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry remains in concussion protocol following a strong game in a win over Baltimore.

  Zachary 12-year-old named National Youth Football Player of the Week

There is a south Louisiana 12-year-old who’s received a National Youth Football Player of the Week award.

Brees back at practice, but not throwing a ball yet

Brees can now brush his teeth, floss, pick up a glass of water

The early bird gets the worm: LSU offers free breakfast to first 1,000 students

Attention, LSU students. If you’re attending the LSU vs Utah State game Saturday, set your alarm clocks.

  Throwback Thursday: 10/3/2019

Here are some videos from years past that were put together by the 9Sports team. Enjoy.

LSU Safety Kenan Jones enters NCAA transfer portal

LSU sophomore safety Kenan Jones says that he has entered the NCAA’s transfer portal.

Thomas Morstead named NFC Special Teams Player of the Month

Morstead has 11 11 punts downed inside the 20 this season.

  Sportsline Player of the Week: Live Oak RB Kee Hawkins (Week 4)

When Live Oak found itself down in the fourth quarter against Kentwood, the Eagles turned to their workhorse, who put in a performance that earned him the Sportsline Player of the Week honor.

Deuce McAllister eager to see growth of Bridgewater and Davenport as season progresses

The Saints’ second straight win with Teddy Bridgewater at quarterback shows that the team can win with different production from the position than under Drew Brees’ watch but questions remain about the continued ability to win low-scoring games.

  Should athletes be paid? New California law sparks debate in Baton Rouge

An athlete who makes money signing autographs, appearing in commercials, or inking endorsement deals is ineligible to play college sports under a long-standing NCAA rule meant to preserve athletic integrity, but that could be changing.

  Teddy Bridgewater discusses Sunday’s game against the Bucs

Saints host the Tampa Bay Bucs on Sunday.

Cardinals owner Bill Bidwill dies at 88

Moved the team from St. Louis to Phoenix in 1988

LSU running back Lanard Fournette leaves team

LSU senior running back Lanard Fournette has left the LSU football team, according to WAFB Sports reporter Jacques Doucet.

Saints to induct late defensive end Will Smith into Ring of Honor

Former Saints defensive end Will Smith will be inducted into the team’s Ring of Honor, a league source confirms to FOX 8 sports.The ceremony will take place during Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccanneers. Smith played 12 years for the Saints.

  LSU prepares for Utah St. after weekend off

LSU was back on the practice field after having a few days off due to the bye.