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Back again: Leonard Fournette hosts second New Orleans-area camp in 3 weeks to "give back more"
Back again: Leonard Fournette hosts second New Orleans-area camp in 3 weeks to Debbie Embaie describes that picture-perfect day in early 2017 as "angelic." She was riding along in the passenger seat of the black SUV that day in Pensacola, Fla. Leonard Fournette, one of the clien...read more
Source: The Advocate
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 15:33:00 GMT
Tom Benson to be inducted into Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame
Tom Benson to be inducted into Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of FameDuring a career in business and professional sports that spanned over 70 years, Tom Benson was an endearing figure in his hometown of New Orleans as well as throughout the NBA and the NFL. Benson serv...read more
Source: NOLA.com
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 12:06:00 GMT
FOX 8 honored with 15 first-place New Orleans Press Club awards
FOX 8 honored with 15 first-place New Orleans Press Club awardsFOX 8 was honored to take home several awards at the 2018 Press Club of New Orleans Excellence in Journalism awards show that was held Saturday night. The NOPD is investigating a shooting involving a ...read more
Source: WVUE FOX 8 News
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 20:20:00 GMT
Diaz's double leads New Orleans to 1-0 win over Iowa
Diaz's double leads New Orleans to 1-0 win over IowaDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Isan Diaz hit a run-scoring double in the sixth inning to give the New Orleans Baby Cakes a 1-0 win over the Iowa Cubs on Saturday. Austin Nola scored on the play after he led ...read more
Source: The Bismarck Tribune
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 21:02:00 GMT
Machete attack reported in Central City, New Orleans police say
Machete attack reported in Central City, New Orleans police sayA man swung a machete at a group of people in Central City, striking one person, New Orleans police said Saturday (July 21). The attack occurred Friday afternoon in the 2200 block of St. Andrews Stree...read more
Source: NOLA.com
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 12:38:00 GMT
25 reasons to get excited about 2018 Saints Training Camp presented by Verizon: No. 5 - Alvin Kamara
25 reasons to get excited about 2018 Saints Training Camp presented by Verizon: No. 5 - Alvin KamaraNew Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara Kamara will enter his second season after coming off of a strong rookie campaign. Kamara led all rookies with 14 touchdowns and 1,554 yards from scrimmage, ...read more
Source: New Orleans Saints
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 09:51:00 GMT
Tom Benson's legacy looms large as he joins Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame
Tom Benson's legacy looms large as he joins Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of FameFor most of the last century or so, a professional sports franchise has been a sign of a city's might, prowess and importance. A unifying emblem, a symbol of civic pride. With those ideals in mind — a...read more
Source: The Advocate
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 13:48:00 GMT
How did the Saints spend their summer?
How did the Saints spend their summer?LOS ANGELES, CA - New Orleans Saints first round pick Marcus Davenport (bottom, far left) poses for a group photo after a beachfront training session with other NFL rookies including Arizona Cardinals ...read more
Source: Canal Street Chronicles
Published on Fri, 20 Jul 2018 06:18:00 GMT
University of New Orleans, Dean agree to contract extension
University of New Orleans, Dean agree to contract extensionNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The University of New Orleans and baseball coach Blake Dean have agreed to a two-year contract extension that will keep him with the program through the 2022 season. Further contrac...read more
Source: SFChronicle
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 18:14:00 GMT
Sean Payton on why Marcus Davenport was the Saints trade he simply couldn't pass up
Sean Payton on why Marcus Davenport was the Saints trade he simply couldn't pass upmade to end New Orleans' season in the divisional round. With the draft short of elite edge rushers, and such players in their prime basically never available in free agency, Marcus Davenport, from fo...read more
Source: CBSSports.com
Published on Fri, 20 Jul 2018 05:18:00 GMT
New Orleans Police search for juvenile missing from New Orleans East
New Orleans Police search for juvenile missing from New Orleans EastThe New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public's help locating a boy reported missing from New Orleans East. Police are looking for 12-year-old Keddrick Jones. Jones was last seen at his h...read more
Source: WVUE FOX 8 News
Published on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 10:26:00 GMT