George Doherty. Leo Sanford. David Lee. Bob Brunet. Terry Bradshaw. Roger Carr. Fred Dean. Mike Barber. Johnny Robinson. Willie Roaf. Doug Edwards. Troy Edwards. Tim Rattay.
The Louisiana Tech University Bulldogs football program has had 67 players drafted into the National Football League since the league began holding drafts in 1936. This includes four players taken in the first round and one overall No. 1 pick — Bradshaw — in 1970.
Deer and turkey are two of the most frequently hunted game in North Louisiana, and deer season is just around the corner.
Children and adults will soon sport their camouflage and orange safety vests in forested areas throughout the region.
But before they can make their first kill, residents born on or after Sept. 1, 1969, are required to complete a hunter’s safety education class. Older residents are grandfathered in when hunting in this state.
The final score in the recent Bowl Championship Series title game wasn’t comforting to fans who follow their Louisiana teams religiously.
Alabama put a thorough, convincing 21-0 whipping on Louisiana State University at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome last week, much to the discontent of Tigers’ fans and anyone else in the Bayou State who follows the state program.
But in all of the negative news surrounding that loss for LSU, there is good news for the city of New Orleans and our state as a whole.