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Byrd to PUP

Saints safety Jairus Byrd on PUP

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton today announced Jairus Byrd, the team's major free-agent acquisition this offseason, has been placed on the "physically unable to perform" list.

Payton said Byrd is ahead of schedule in his recovery from back surgery during the offseason. The coach said he expects Byrd to get enough practice in to be ready to go when the season
Neighbor Killed

Cops: Man shoots neighbor in the groin, kills him

Cops say a man shot and killed his neighbor this morning after the neighbor repeatedly kicked the shooter's front door in Jefferson Parish. "A witness told investigators the suspect and victim, who live next door to each other, have been at odds for quite some time... Read more
AM or PM?

Different personality traits for early birds and night owls

What kind of person are you, an early bird or a night owl?  A study done at the University of Barcelona, Spain, found the differences. Read more...
Tarpon Rodeo

Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo the 'Mardi Gras of Grand Isle'

The annual Grand Isle International Tarpon Rodeo is underway. Thousands of people are expected descend on coastal town to enjoy the festivities. Read more...
Sex Offender

Kenner PD wants to know who sex offender may have contacted online

Kenner Police recently arrested a man on charges of violating that law, and want to know if he contacted anyone else online. Read more...
Common Core

BESE effort to hire lawyer faces Jindal resistance

The state education board has hit a roadblock from Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration in its efforts to hire a law firm to pursue a possible lawsuit against the governor. Read more...
Car Burglaries

A rash of auto burglaries

The Sheriff of Livingston Parish is warning residents to lock up their vehicles and watch out for thieves. Read more...
Tarpon Rodeo

Grand Isle prepares for its busiest weekend

Thousands will descend on Grand Isle this weekend for this year's International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo. The town bills the rodeo that began in 1928 as the "oldest fishing tournament in the United States." It runs from Thursday through Saturday.  Read more...
Camp Begins!

Fans excited as Saints report to camp in WV

Your New Orleans Saints report to training camp today. The Who Dat Nation expects good things this season. Read more...
Saints Stuff

Saints gear flying off shelves as training camp starts

The New Orleans Saints report to football camp in West Virginia today and the Black and Gold nation is already stocking up on their gear for the mega-hyped 2014 season. Lauren "FleurtyGirl" LeBlanc is the owner of a popular Saints fan shop in New Orleans.  Read more...
Carjacking Date

Cops: Woman met man for 'date' to carjack him

A man says he met a woman on social media and went to meet her for a date, but it turned out to be a set up for a carjacking. According to an NOPD wanted poster: An Armed Carjacking occurred in the 2200 block of St. Anthony St.  Read more...
Get Away!

Summer is almost over. Have you taken your vacation yet?

You should most definitely get away to replenish your mind and body. A report shows that 61 percent of workers admit to working during their supposed time off. However, experts say taking that true vacation - as in cutting off all ties with the office - allows the body to... Read more
Extortion Case

Interpreter allegedly stole thousands from illegal immigrants

A Houma woman faces federal and state charges after allegedly cheating illegal immigrants out of thousands of dollars. Investigators say the Terrebonne Parish employee was allegedly pulling off a scam with promises to bribe officials into letting the immigrants stay in the U.S.  Read more...
Bourbon Street

Bourbon St. shooting suspect appears in court

The only suspect arrested so far in connection with a deadly gunfight on New Orleans' Bourbon Street has made a brief court appearance with new lawyers. Read more...
Nude Pictures

School administrator allegedly sent nude pictures to teen

A middle school administrator is under arrest amid allegations he was exchanging naked pictures with a teenage girl over Facebook. The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's office says 42-year-old Edwin Chastang of Baker was arrested... Read more
Bourbon Street

Bourbon St. shooting suspect due in court today

Accused Bourbon Street shooter Trung Le is due to appear today before a judge at New Orleans Criminal Court. He is being held without bond for one charge of first degree murder. Read more...
Jindal Response

Governor's office responds to new Common Core suit

The governor's office has responded to the latest legal action over the Common Core debate. A lawsuit filed Tuesday claims Bobby Jindal overstepped his authority when he canceled the testing contract for the Common Core.  Read more...
Victim Found

Bleeding victim found after fleeing hospital

New Orleans cops say they have found a gunshot victim who walked out of the hospital before doctors were done treating him. "Isiah Miller fled University Hospital against doctor's orders. He was being treated for a gunshot wound... Read more
Body Found

Body found in search for Northshore missing teen

Police in Gulf Shores, Alabama say they have recovered the body of a juvenile in the Gulf of Mexico. A teenager from Louisiana was caught in the rip current while at the beach Sunday. Read more...
Bomb Hoax Bust

Suspect arrested in bomb scare that closed UL-L campus

Police in Lafayette say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a July 16 bomb threat that closed the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. Read more...
Common Core

Lawsuit filed against Gov. Jindal over Common Core

A group of parents and teachers who support the Common Core education standards have filed a lawsuit against Gov. Bobby Jindal because of his actions against the multi-state standards. Read more...
Meth Cop?

Cop arrested for allegedly making meth

A Golden Meadow cop is under arrest for allegedly making meth. "Officer Ashley Pollard... and his girlfriend, Anna King... were arrested on Monday along with Pollard's brother, Courtney Pollard,"... Read more
Tech Traps

Don't get caught in those technology traps

Technology is supposed to make our lives so much easier. Many of us can't remember what we did before we had that smartphone. But we have all likely gotten sucked into the technology trap of overusing our phone when maybe we shouldn't. Read more...
Woman Killed

Woman shot to death with child in home

Authorities say a Donaldsonville man shot his wife to death, and their six-year-old child in the home when he did it. Read more...
Missing Money

$98,000 in St. Bernard bus money missing

A state audit finds more than $98,000 worth of bus fares that should have been collected during a three-year period in St. Bernard Parish are missing. The new audit casts significant doubt on explanations offered by transit officials.  Read more...
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Byrd to PUP

Saints safety Jairus Byrd on PUP

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton today announced Jairus Byrd, the team's major free-agent acquisition this offseason, has been placed on the "physically unable to perform" list.

Payton said Byrd is ahead of schedule in his recovery from back surgery during the offseason. The coach said he expects Byrd to get enough practice in to be ready to go when the season

Kristian: Saints get to work on 2014 season

Saints players took their conditioning test ahead of Friday's first practice of training camp.  Head coach Sean Payton even decided to put his physical fitness to the test and went through the test with the players. “I just wanted to finish!” Payton joked afterwards. Read More

Deke: Loomis and Payton weigh the variables at Saints camp

If people back home get the idea that the Saints are practicing at a big time facility, they are right.  “This is an incredible place. This is as nice a venue as any team in any sport can be holding camp at,” said Saints Color Analyst Hokie Gajan. Read More

Top issues surrounding the Saints

CORNERBACK QUESTIONS: At 36, Champ Bailey is at a stage of his illustrious career when his age raises questions about his status heading into the season. The Saints are betting the 12-time Pro Bowl cornerback will find elite form again. Read more...

Deke: Saints camp position breakdown: wide receiver

Eleven players will battle for a handful of roster spots at the wide receiver position. The wise veteran Marques Colston is going to be in the mix, top draft pick Brandin Cooks is expected to have an instant impact, and Kenny Stills should be a lock; but the rest of the group is a tossup. Read More

Deke: Bobby and Hokie's key things to watch at Saints camp

There is excitement, optimism and high expectations for all 32 teams in the NFL right now, but realistically, there are the good teams, the bad teams, and the teams that have a chance to be great. What do our resident pros have to say about the Saints? Read More

Video: Saints put Jimmy Graham in the 'Princess Suite'

When Jimmy Graham showed up for Saints Training Camp, the team apparently wanted to get in one last jab for the dispute over whether he is a tight end or wide receiver. "He found himself in the Princess Suite," WWL's Steve Geller reported from West Virginia.  Read more and see video...

Deke: The hay is in the barn at Saints camp

The Cajun Cannon made it here, and now, as they say, "the hay is in the barn."  We are all up here in beautiful West Virginia and tomorrow we will hear from Mickey and Sean. Read More

Kristian: Saints invade White Sulphur Springs

The Saints have arrived in West Virginia. Every player is expected to be at camp on time with no hold-outs, as every player on the team is under contract. The players officially report to camp Thursday and will take a conditioning test and hit the field for the first practice of camp on Friday morning. Read More

Deke: A look at the SEC, Part 5: Mississippi, Missouri and 'Bama

For the final installment of my SEC preview series, let's examine the outlook for the Missouri Tigers, the Rebels out of Ole Miss, and of course, the Alabama Crimson Tide. Read More
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