Coach O named SEC Coach of the Year

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron has been named the SEC Coach of the Year according to league offices.

Report: Saints DE Marcus Davenport suffers season-ending injury

Lamar Jackson says Joe Burrow is playing lights out right now

Ed Orgeron named finalist for Eddie Robinson Award

Joe Burrow selected AP All-SEC Offensive Player of the Year; 9 other LSU players, coach on awards list

Tyrann Mathieu shut himself in a freezer for 20 minutes in new PETA video

Local butcher questions Payton on going for two-point conversion

Continued Coverage

  Jeff Duncan: Saints’ loss to 49ers is not a deal-breaker

LSU QB Joe Burrow named Heisman Trophy finalist

PHOTOS: LSU grad dresses up as the Heisman Trophy looking for Joe Burrow

More than $2.2M in alcohol sold at Tiger Stadium in 2019

Photos, videos of Joe Burrow appear in Times Square

Latest ticket, hotel prices ahead of Peach Bowl in Atlanta

Joe Burrow for Heisman billboards to go up around Baton Rouge

Louisiana just can’t get enough of Joe Burrow.

LSU opens as an 11.5-point favorite over Oklahoma

LSU last played Oklahoma in the 2003 Sugar Bowl

Team celebration may be short lived but LSU fans party on

The joy of winning the SEC Championship is probably short-lived for LSU but for the fans, the elation did not stop when they went to sleep.

After Further Review: Five takes from Saints loss to 49ers

Sean Fazende gives his five takes from Saints loss to 49ers

Overtime Podcast #116 - Saints lose shootout, LSU is CFP #1 seed, Fritz is staying at Tulane

  WATCH: Fans react to Saints close loss to the 49ers

Niners beat Saints in a high-scoring contest

College Football Playoff showdowns: LSU vs. Oklahoma; Ohio State vs. Clemson

Niners lead Saints in high-scoring first half

LSU claims No. 1 ranking in College Football Playoff

Terron Armstead active for Saints matchup against 49ers

Armstead had been out nursing an ankle injury.

  Deuce McAllister explains challenges 49ers will pose vs Saints

The Saints, along with the rest of the NFC, have spent most of the 2019 season looking up to the 49ers, who were the last undefeated team this year, but two losses in their last four games have San Francisco all the way back in a Wild Card postseason slot.

  SEC CHAMPS: No. 2 LSU crushes No. 4 Georgia in SEC championship game

No. 2 LSU dominated No. 4 Georgia in all three phases of the game to crush the Bulldogs in the SEC championship game.

The Extra Point Week 14: Proceed with caution

There are some players to be cautious of starting as we enter Week 14.

LSU defeats Georgia in SEC championship

LSU faced Georgia in what was essentially a home game for the Bulldogs inside Mercedes-Benz Stadium but many of the fans in red were heading for the exits long before the game ended.

HOW TO WATCH: LSU, Southern, UL-Lafayette, Southeastern, and Nicholls games

There are five huge games for Louisiana’s college football teams on Saturday, Dec. 7.

  Destrehan advances to Class 5A Championship game with win over Haughton

Destrehan’s winning streak extends to seven games with a convincing Class 5A semifinals win over Haughton, 27-17. Senior running back Kyle Edwards scored three touchdowns on the night with the fourth coming from a Damarious Jackson-Quincy Brown connection.

  Rummel wins Division I state championship over Catholic, 14-10

Rummel wins Division one state championship

  Easton, Karr set to square off once again in Class 4A championship

The rematch for the Class 4A state title game is all set.

Who has the better tailgating fan base: LSU or Georgia?

On Saturday, Dec. 7, the Tigers will be in the middle of their battle with the Bulldogs for the SEC Championship, but before that happens, WAFB has to know: Who has the best tailgate? And who has the best fan base?

  LSU hits the practice field in Atlanta on the eve of the SEC Championship

LSU (12-0) vs Georgia (11-1)

LSU, Georgia make final preps before SEC championship

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron and Georgia head coach Kirby Smart met with sports journalists Friday afternoon for their final comments before the teams battle each other in the SEC championship game.

Saints left tackle Terron Armstead questionable for Sunday; Klein, Alonso, Peat & Line out

Armstead questionable for Sunday.

SEC Championship: Tiger fans bring Louisiana flavor to Atlanta

Jambalaya and white beans are on the menu.

LSU arrives in Atlanta ahead of SEC Championship game


  MADE IN THE PLAINS: Parents, coaches explain why Joe Burrow was destined to lead the Tigers

In southeast Ohio, hard work is almost a religion, and Joe Burrow is a fanatic.

A long, winding road to success for LSU RB Clyde Edwards-Helaire

Clyde Edwards-Helaire is the hometown kid living the big-time college football dream.

  VISIT WITH THE VOICE: LSU broadcasting legend Jim Hawthorne reflects on Tigers’ incredible 12-0 season

The legendary former voice of the Tigers recently sat down with WAFB 9Sports’ Jacques Doucet to reflect on No. 2 LSU’s impressive 12-0, 8-0 SEC season ahead of their matchup with the Georgia Bulldogs in the SEC championship game on Dec. 7.

LAROSE: A town small on ego, but big on love for Coach O

Residents of Larose, La. say they feel nothing but pride for their hometown hero Ed Orgeron's success as the head coach of the LSU Tigers.

Tavern offers plenty of Louisiana flair in Atlanta for LSU fans visiting for the SEC championship game

Many Tiger fans living in Atlanta consider this bar a home away from home.

LSU departs for Atlanta to face Georgia in SEC championship

The LSU football team boarded buses Thursday to leave campus around 4 p.m.

  Drew Brees on 49ers, ’I think we all know what this game means’

Saints vs. 49ers Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019 on FOX

  Big Fish Report: Red snapper season is open seven days a week for now

Louisiana’s quota for red snapper is unfilled for 20-19 so state officials declared the season open seven days a week until further notice.

Thomas, Bell, Lutz, Morstead, and Williams lead fan Pro Bowl voting at their positions

Michael Thomas is seventh overall in total votes for a player at any position

LSU billboards go up around Atlanta

You know how much Louisianians love their billboards.

Terron Armstead returns to the practice field

Linebackers A.J. Klein (knee) and Kiko Alonso (thigh) didn’t practice

Joe Burrow wins 2019 Golden Arm Award

LSU starting quarterback Joe Burrow has been announced the winner of the 2019 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award.

Brother Martin High School Football Coach survives heart scare

Brother Martin High School Football Coach Mark Bonis was taken to a hospital in Slidell for an emergency coronary artery bypass, according to his wife.

Overtime Podcast #115 - Triple Coverage, Week 14

December is upon the football season in South Louisiana and that means high-stakes matchups at every level. From the Saints’ NFC showdown with the 49ers to LSU, Nicholls and Southeastern all into postseason play and the fourth week of the high school playoffs, this episode has it all.

  Ron Rivera addresses being fired by Panthers: ‘Get ready for the next chapter’

The Carolina Panthers announced Tuesday that the team has parted ways with Head Coach Ron Rivera after nine seasons, according to a statement released by team owner David Tepper.

Jordan honored with NFC Defensive Player of the Week for his dominating effort against the Falcons

Jordan racked up 4 sacks against Atlanta

’You’d love our QB this year’: LSU fan plants Tiger Stadium sod on late father’s grave

Some fans took to eBay or Insta with their Tiger Stadium sod, but one fan decided to put it to eternal use.

Williams, Days power LSU past New Orleans 90-54

Both Emmitt Williams and Darius Days registered double-doubles to lead LSU to a 90-54 victory against New Orleans

Coach Odums, players preview SWAC championship against Alcorn State

Southern head coach Dawson Odums met with the media to preview the upcoming SWAC championship game against Alcorn State.

LSU remains at No. 2 in the College Football Playoff rankings

The Tigers are No. 1 in the AP poll

Source: Saints sign LB Manti Te’o

Source: Te'o returning to Saints

You can order a Joey ‘Burriteaux’ at this Baton Rouge restaurant

The Joe Burrow madness surrounds Baton Rouge just days before the SEC Championship game and one local restaurant is offering a burrito with a twist.

  Burreaux billboards go up around Baton Rouge

You know how Louisianans are with their billboards.

  Jeff Duncan: Saints defense saving the day

Remember when the New Orleans Saints were all offense and no defense, when they had to score 30 points or more just to ensure a win?Well, thankfully, those days are long gone. The Saints no longer are Drew Brees and the 11 defensive dwarfs.

Saints take over the 1-seed in the NFC

Saints, Niners, and Seahawks all own 10-2 records

  LSU hits practice field to start preps to face Georgia in SEC championship game

LSU returned to its indoor facility for practice Monday to begin preparations for its sixth conference championship appearance in program history.

Orgeron says LSU is in ‘good shape’ to keep Joe Brady in Baton Rouge

LSU is averaging 48 points a game

Hundreds flock to get piece of history from Tiger Stadium

You could’ve sworn it was Black Friday, as it was an absolute mad dash to get a little piece of Tiger Stadium; all the sod was gone after 20 minutes.

LSU men’s basketball set to host UNO

The LSU men’s basketball team will host Southland Conference favorite UNO in the PMAC Tuesday, December 3 at 8 p.m.

  Coach Orgeron meets with media to preview SEC Championship Week

LSU and Georgia meet in the 2019 SEC Championship Game

A Seahawks win on MNF would move the Saints up to the 1-seed in the NFC

Saints host the Niners this Sunday

Saints open as 3-point favorites over the Niners

Saints and Niners are both 10-2

LSU completes perfect regular season; gets ready for SEC championship game

The 2019 LSU Tigers have given fans of the program and everyone involved with it quite the gift this season, finishing the regular season undefeated after Saturday night’s win over Texas A&M.

Chris Paul leads Thunder past Pelicans, 107-104

Chris Paul scored seven of his 16 points in a late 12-0 run in the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 107-104 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans

  LSU absolutely dominates Texas A&M to finish regular season, 12-0

LSU held the Aggies to a 169 yards of total offense

LSU holds firm to No. 1 in Garland Gillen’s AP rankings

Tigers are also No. 1 in the national AP poll

LSU holds No. 1 spot in AP, Coaches polls after dismantling Texas A&M

LSU left nothing to chance in the AP and Coaches polls rankings by dismantling Texas A&M in Tiger Stadium for the regular season finale Saturday night.

  Joe ’Burreaux’ sets more records as No. 2 LSU dominates Texas A&M

No. 2 LSU scored four first half touchdowns on its way to annihilating Texas A&M on another record-breaking night for quarterback Joe “Burreaux.”

GAME UPDATES: No. 2 LSU hosts Texas A&M

The No. 2 LSU Tigers hosted the Texas A&M Aggies in Tiger Stadium for the regular season finale and proceded to dominate the game from start to finish.

Southern holds on to defeat Grambling in 46th annual Bayou Classic

The Southern Jaguars are facing the Grambling State Tigers in the 46th annual Bayou Classic in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

Southeastern overcomes 17 point deficit; tops Villanova in first round of FCS playoffs

The Southeastern Louisiana Lions are hosting the Villanova Wildcats in Strawberry Stadium in the first round of the FCS playoffs.

No. 15 Auburn stuns No. 5 Alabama 48-45 in 2019 Iron Bowl

Book the 2019 Iron Bowl as another one for the ages.

Nicholls State defeats North Dakota 24-6 in first round of FCS playoffs

The Nicholls State Colonels are hosting the North Dakota Fighting Hawks in Guidry Stadium in the first round of the FCS playoffs.