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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The hospital system employing two recently fired New Orleans Saints team physicians says its review of the doctors’ work yielded no evidence of a “misdiagnosis” or even an unusual diagnosis. The Ochsner Health System review came after the Saints removed orthopedic surgeons Deryk Jones and Misty Suri from the team’s medical staff last week. Coach Sean Payton has said the decision came after cornerback Delvin Breaux learned he needed surgery to repair a fibula fracture that was initially diagnosed as a bone bruise. A statement Tuesday by Ochsner CEO Warner Thomas and chief...

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07/15/2017
The Ruston team captured the 2017 Dixie Youth Baseball 9-year-old state championship on July 10. Standing from left to right are Jody Wood, T.J. Soto, Nick Roach Nolan Parnell, Jackson Burroughs,...
07/15/2017
The Ruston Bearcat Football Camp for incoming kindergarten through ninth-graders will be held from 9 a.m. – noon July 25-27 on James Field at L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Stadium. Cost of the camp will be $...
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07/15/2017
Luke McCown will be inducted into the Louisiana Tech Athletics Hall of Fame on Sept. 30. But that doesn’t mean he’s ready to hang up his cleats quite yet. McCown on Wednesday visited the Ruston...
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The Ruston Daily Leader sports department had a strong day at the Louisiana Press Association awards luncheon last weekend with O.K. “Buddy” Davis, left, and T. Scott Boatright both hauling in...
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — After winning Southwestern Athletic Conference and Historically Black College and University championships last season, the Grambling State Tigers have been tabbed to make it a...
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07/14/2017
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Louisiana Tech kicker Jonathan Barnes has been named to the 2017 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award Watch List, it was announced by the Palm Beach County Sports...
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07/13/2017
How he was able to do all the work involved in the delivering of 15,000 babies over a 50-year medical career and still have time attend more than 3,000 Louisiana Tech athletic events during the same...
07/12/2017
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Grambling State men’s basketball seniors Shirmaine Thomas and Jason Perry-Murray have been selected to participate in the National Basketball Players Association and Historically...
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Louisiana Tech will bestow its top athletic honor on one of the greatest Bulldog football players in the program’s tradition-rich history when it retires the No. 70 worn by College and Pro Football...
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07/11/2017
The Grambling Legends Athletics Hall of Fame 2017 Induction Class. From left to right are Ernest Sterling, Robert Atkins, Juan McWillams, James Randall, Brenda Gullege, Robert Parham, Al Dennis III,...