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Texans waive former LSU DL Sam Montgomery

Monday, 21 October 2013 14:45
WWLTV.com Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | Twitter: @WWLTV HOUSTON -- The Houston Texans have waived third round draft pick and former LSU Tiger Sam Montgomery. Montgomery, who was taken 95th overall in April's draft, never played a down for the Texans. The team had moved him to outside linebacker to begin the season, but shifted him back to the line after early struggles. According to the Houston Chronicle, Montgomery was waived for violating team rules. Montgomery hurt…
A year makes a huge different for Tulane football
Monday, 21 October 2013 10:00
WWLTV.com Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | Twitter: @WWLTV What a difference a year makes for the Tulane Green Wave football team, 2 wins last year, but now, the team is 5-2 for the season, one win away from being below eligible. And the brand new Tulane football stadium is being built on their uptown campus. All signs are positive right now, and joining the Eyewitness Morning News to talk about the team and the future of their…
LSU falls to No. 13 after Ole Miss loss
Sunday, 20 October 2013 12:00
Associated Press LSU has slipped to No. 13 in the AP Poll after falling to Ole Miss Saturday night. The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 19, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking: Record Pts Pv 1. Alabama (55) 7-0 1,495 1 2. Oregon (3) 7-0 1,427 2 3.…
Late Ole Miss field goal sinks LSU, 27-24
Saturday, 19 October 2013 22:15
Associated Press OXFORD, Miss. -- Andrew Ritter made a 41-yard field goal with 2 seconds remaining to lead Mississippi to a 27-24 victory over No. 6 LSU on Saturday night. Ole Miss (4-3, 2-3 Southeastern Conference) led by as many 17 points lead and was ahead nearly the entire game until late in the fourth quarter when LSU's Zach Mettenberger hit Jarvis Landry for a 4-yard touchdown to tie it at 24 with 3:19 remaining.…
No. 6 LSU, Ole Miss meet in offensive showdown
Saturday, 19 October 2013 14:30
Associated Press OXFORD -- LSU's Zach Mettenberger and Ole Miss' Bo Wallace were quarterbacks who appeared on the brink of stardom last season. Mettenberger has made the jump. Wallace isn't quite there yet. The two will meet in a potentially touchdown-filled showdown when No. 6 LSU (6-1, 3-1) travels to face Ole Miss (3-3, 1-3) on today at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. Mettenberger has been one of the best quarterbacks in the country through seven games, throwing…
Could Grambling football controversy impact Bayou Classic?
Friday, 18 October 2013 22:30
Tania Dall / Eyewitness News Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | Twitter: @taniadall NEW ORLEANS -- Grambling State University football players are on strike and reportedly will not play on Saturday against Jackson State. The university's football program has been embroiled in a controversy that could impact this year's Bayou Classic in New Orleans. "That's very important to us. That's a rivalry game with Southern, which has been going on for years," said David Warren, president of the…
LSU's receiving duo friends on field; trouble for opposing defenses
Friday, 18 October 2013 06:45
Gallery See all 2 photos » By BRETT MARTEL / AP Sports Writer BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The depth of Odell Beckham Jr. and Jarvis Landry's friendship can be seen whenever the LSU receivers eat out together. Landry playfully pops a straw through the end of its wrapper and ceremoniously extends it to Beckham. It's the same shtick employed by servers at the famous Camellia Grill, where Landry first ate while visiting with Beckham…
Report: LSU seeks to hike football prices, charge more for big games
Thursday, 17 October 2013 16:45
BATON ROUGE, La. - Ticket prices could be increasing for LSU football games in several way, the school's athletic department announced Thursday. According to the Advocate, the proposal would hike ticket prices by 6 percent from the current season. In addition certain areas of the stadium would see a hike in the Tradition Fund and the school would like to implement 'flexible pricing,' which would allow higher charges for bigger games. “This is the first…
Ballot Breakdown: Missouri soars, SEC sets record
Monday, 14 October 2013 11:30
Gallery See all 7 photos » Breaking down The Associated Press college football poll after Week 7 of the regular season. MOVING IN Auburn moved into the rankings for the first time this season at No. 24, giving SEC fans yet another thing to boast about. The SEC is the first conference to have eight ranked teams during the regular season. The SEC held the record, along with the ACC and Big Ten, of seven…
LSU up to No. 6 in AP poll
Sunday, 13 October 2013 11:15
Associated Press LSU jumped several spots to No. 6 in the latest AP poll after a win over Florida on Saturday. Things weren't shaken up at the top. The top four teams in the country remained at their positions. You can see the full poll below. Rank Team Points Previous Rank 1. Alabama 1495 1 2. Oregon 1438 2 3. Clemson 1352 3 4. Ohio State 1330 4 5. Florida State 1242 6 6. LSU…