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Jindal, Louisiana Leaders Laud New Baton Rouge Shrimp Company

Monday, 26 September 2011 11:35 Written by

BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor Bobby Jindal -- joined by seafood entrepreneur Tommy Lusco, Baton Rouge Mayor-President Kip Holden and the Baton Rouge Area Chamber -- announced that a new 38-job shrimp processing facility will open in Baton Rouge to market fresh, wild-caught shrimp harvested from the Gulf of Mexico. In addition to creating 38 new jobs, Lusco has invested $2.2 million to equip and renovate a 50,000-square-foot warehouse on Neosho Avenue, where Baton Rouge Shrimp Company Inc. will operate. 

New Orleans Saints Offensive Line Hurt After Win Over Houston Texans
Monday, 26 September 2011 10:23 Written by

PaytonSaints starting RT Zach Strief (right knee) and starting C Olin Kreutz left the game with injuries. Sean Payton declined to discuss the  injuries. The Saints wore throwback mustard yellow pants that resembled what they wore in the late 1960s.

Two more fumbles for Reggie Bush despite touching the ball only 12 times. He's moth-balling himself in Miami.  Dolphins rookie RB Daniel Thomas had 95 yards rush on 23 carries. The rookie is making Bush all but irrelevant...Trivia answer: San Diego...

New Orleans Saints, Brees Find Way to win Vs. Houston Texans
Sunday, 25 September 2011 23:09 Written by

IngramThe high-scoring Saints produced 23 fourth-quarter points to rally from a 26-17 deficit to beat the Houston Texans 40-33 on Sunday in the Superdome.

It was a case of too many chip-shot field goals and not enough touchdowns for the Texans (2-1) despite outgaining the Saints (2-1) 473-454, winning the turnover battle and punting only twice. There were five lead changes in the game.

New Orleans Saints 40 Houston Texans 33 As Brees, Lance Moore Connect
Sunday, 25 September 2011 15:23 Written by

It was Drew Brees and Lance Moore to the rescue as the New Orleans Saints topped the Houston Texans 40-33 in the Superdome in New Orleans.

LSU Ranked No. 1 In AP Poll, Tie 2nd USA Today Coaches Poll
Sunday, 25 September 2011 13:45 Written by

After completing a brutal September schedule that included three road wins over ranked opponents, the LSU Tigers (4-0, 1-0 SEC) moved to No. 1 in the AP poll Top 25 on Sunday after beating the West Virginnia Mountaineers.

LSU Tigers Makes Case For No. 1 Rank With Win Over West Virginia Mountaineers
Sunday, 25 September 2011 12:41 Written by
LSUNo. 2-ranked LSU won by 26 points over No. 16-ranked West Virginia and made their case why they should be ranked No. 1 in the college football  polls.

Ignited by a 99-yard kickoff return by Morris Claiborne's and four forced turnovers, the Tigers walloped the Mountaineers on Saturday night, 47-21, at Morgantown. LSU (4-0, 1-0 SEC) lost some defensive battles, but won the war against the pass-happy Mountaineers, who outgained the Tigers, 533-366.
New Orleans Saints v. Houston Texans News: Avian Foster Or Ben Tate, Dunbar or Vilma?
Saturday, 24 September 2011 17:11 Written by

TexansTexans coach Gary Kubiak indicated that RB Avian Foster's (hamstring, questionable) status for the Saints game will be determined in "a little workout before the game." Foster said his hamstring "feels like its gone" but the Texans could hold him out because Ben Tate is just as good an option and Houston doesn't need another setback...

Saints defensive coordinator Gegg Williams is confidant that Jo-Lonn Dunbar can handle middle linebacker if Jonathan Vilma is unable to play on Sunday against the Texans. Williams also talked about how he likes the way defensive end Junior Galette and free safety Addul Ouddus are playing.

No Debate, Internet Rules Louisiana Elections
Friday, 23 September 2011 14:15 Written by

mailThere is no debate.  The Internet is continuing to dominate Louisiana elections. 
This domination is even more evident today as political e-mails and press releases fly into the inboxes.  Moments ago, the Dardenne campaign sent out a statement by campaign presser, Jason Hebert who took on fellow Republican Billy Nungesser.  The latter is challenging the incumbent Dardenne for the Lt. Governor’s spot.  The issue is whether Nungesser is running away from debates.

Obama, Bernacke's Movies Defies Bridge To Economic Growth
Friday, 23 September 2011 13:17 Written by

It was almost like watching a scene in a B-grade monster movie. Just before being attacked by the monster mutant, the victim empties his revolver into the beast and then, in one last futile gesture, throws the gun at the creature before being devoured. That scene captures the plight of Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke as he announced the Fed’s latest attempt to jumpstart the sluggish U.S. economy. The new gambit is far weaker than Bernanke’s previous initiatives, which centered upon maintaining artificially low interest rates for extended periods and “quantitative easing”— the practice of rapidly expanding the money supply in an attempt to bolster the stock market and facilitate lending.

What Would Nungesser, Dardenne Most Like To See If Elected Louisiana Lt. Governor
Friday, 23 September 2011 12:50 Written by

Nungesser-DardenneIn this segment of the Alliance For Good Government forum Tuesday night, the candidates for Louisiana Lt. Governor Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser and incumbent Jay Dardenne were asked if elected what would be the one thing they would like to accomplish over the next four years

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