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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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08/02/2017
With the first fall practice for the Louisiana Tech women’s soccer team set to get underway in a week at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex, defender Nomvula Kgoale was recently able to get her...
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08/02/2017
OXFORD, Miss. — Head coach Matt Luke made his first hire since taking the reins of the Ole Miss Football program, naming Jack Bicknell Jr. offensive line coach last week. Bicknell comes to Oxford...
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08/02/2017
BATON ROUGE — LSU will have two No. 18s in 2017 as senior J.D. Moore was presented with the jersey at a team meeting on Sunday night. Moorem a Ruston High School product, will join defensive end...
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08/01/2017
OXNARD, Calif. — Former Louisiana Tech standout Luke McCown said last month during a visit to Ruston that he hoped to get one final chance to join a Super Bowl team contender before hanging up his...
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07/31/2017
And so, the Mystery of the Great Photo Heist has been solved. I was about to channel a reincarnation of Sherlock Holmes to seek out the culprits in this caper. Turns out they were a Tim Rattay-to-...
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07/31/2017
With only five players returning on each side of the ball, Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz opened fall camp on Saturday with more unknowns than the Bulldogs have faced in recent years.
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07/29/2017
Louisiana Tech players report to fall training camp today, but before that happened the Bulldog coaching staff blitzed Railroad Park Saturday evening to get things started. Head coach Skip Holtz said...
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07/29/2017
Anyone who knows me knows I love lists. Lists of any kind. Long lists, short lists. I am not picky about the subjects, which is evident in my Monday “Buddy’s Blog.” There, I include both a Top 5 list...
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07/29/2017
Incoming freshman bowlers, Ashley Channel and Kaitlyn Eder competed at the Junior Gold Championships in Cleveland last week. Out of 840 competitors in the U20 division, Eder finished in 17th place,...
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07/29/2017
Ruston High School football season tickets will go on sale Tuesday through Aug. 21. The cost of a packet of tickets is $45 per packet. The can be purchased the Ruston High School office between 8 a...