Former LSU basketball coach Dale Brown’s story of stroke and survival

I emceed the American Heart Association’s annual gala Saturday night. Former LSU basketball coach Dale Brown was the featured speaker and he spoke from the heart… literally.

The Twitter evolution of LSU running back Jeremy Hill’s decision to enter the NFL draft

LSU running back Jeremy Hill has decided to leave the LSU program and enter the NFL draft.

SWTV 2013 Year in Review

Here’s a recap of 2013, as seen on this website. Happy New Year!

Prediction: LSU Can Go 10-2

I haven’t had a chance to go on record with this, but wanted to put it out there. LSU, which I originally thought might be a 9-3 or 8-4 team, now should be more like 10-2… or better.

Oversigning and Grayshirting at LSU and in the SEC

Les Miles’ Epic Post Game Rant

Former LSU Running Back Cecil Collins Reflects on 13 Years In Prison

Cecil ‘The Diesel’ Collins was a major talent at LSU in the late 1990s. His NFL career seemed limitless as long as he could keep his off-the-field life in order. He couldn’t. Collins, drafted by the Miami Dolphins in 1999, became the team’s starting running back in his rookie year. Late in that season he […]

LSU/Alabama Draft Preview with Mike Detillier

Obama vs. Romney: Sports Legends Tell Conflicting Stories

Something will have to give on Tuesday. The so-called “Redskins Rule” is considered the gold standard for predicting the outcome of presidential races. History says if the visiting team defeats the Redskins in their last home game before Election Day, the incumbent party will lose the White House. If the Redskins win the game, according […]

Les Miles Digs in His Ear

A ton of failed gambles by LSU coach Les Miles aside, there was this gem captured for the internets to enjoy for all eternity.

Postseason Should Be Lucrative for LSU’s Miles

USA Today analyzed the contracts of LSU’s Les Miles and other head coaches and came to the conclusion that they’ll probably be swimming in extra cash at the end of the postseason.

A Wild Few Weeks

Those who follow the local sports scene might find it difficult to take a breath these days. I can’t remember a time when so many captivating storylines were happening concurrently. The NBA lockout continues. No one knows when the Hornets will play in the Arena again. LSU players Tyrann Mathieu, Spencer Ware and Tharold Simon […]

LSU Coaches Get Raises

LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri just signed a contract extension and saw his base salary jump from $525,000 to $625,000. LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis got a boost up to $700,000.

Orlando Visitor

One of my former WESH co-workers, Sunrise producer Jon Carlisle, stopped by the WDSU studios last night for a visit and after-work get together Uptown. Jon was passing through New Orleans en route to the Arkansas/LSU game in Baton Rouge today. It was great seeing Jon and his fiancee’ Gina. Poor girl gets dragged across […]