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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:32am
One of these days, probably sooner than later, a commentator might be heard saying from an NFL broadcast booth, ‘’the Butler did it!’’ And he would be right. Vernon Butler, a giant of a man at 6-4 and 323 pounds, could be doing it often as one of the top young defensive linemen for the Carolina Panthers. So far, and while it’s still early, the former Louisiana Tech University ball carrier crusher, has demonstrated his worth as a first-round draftee. It took only one game, no less, for Butler to whet the appetite of Panthers’ fans. In his first game as a professional earlier this month,...

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09/26/2016
One of these days, probably sooner than later, a commentator might be heard saying from an NFL broadcast booth, ‘’the Butler did it!’’ And he would be right. Vernon Butler, a giant of a man at 6-4...
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09/25/2016
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The Louisiana Tech soccer team had its seven-match winning streak come to an end on Thursday night as the Lady Techsters fell to Rice, 4-0, at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex. The Owls, picked in...
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GRAMBLING — Grambling State head coach Broderick Fobbs isn’t beating around the bush when it comes to this week’s game against Alcorn State, which kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday at Eddie G. Robinson...
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09/23/2016
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