Mark Menard

WrestleMania
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Mark Menard
April 07, 2018 - 4:04 pm
It's become a yearly tradition. WWE's WrestleMania spectacle rolls into a major American city and brings a bevy of events in addition to the show itself. But the concentrated influx of professional wrestling fans from all over the world also makes the location a hub for smaller outfits to stage...
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Mark Menard
March 22, 2018 - 6:43 am
Before we take a deep dive into NFL draft history, a quick preface: I was originally tasked with writing about what fans could hope to expect from the #27 pick in the draft, the selection the Saints currently hold in the first round, through the lens of past players taken at that position in the...
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USA Today Sports
Mark Menard
December 14, 2017 - 8:39 am
Saints quarterback Drew Brees joined Bobby Hebert for his weekly "QB To QB" segment on WWL Radio on Wednesday night, saying he and his teammates are rested and ready to attack the final three games of the season after the extended rest period that follows a Thursday night game. "I think it was much...
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Mark Menard
December 07, 2017 - 10:39 am
Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan joined Kristian Garic for an earlier-than-usual edition of the Players Show Tuesday night at Hooters in Metairie; and he wasted no time showing his excitement for this week's matchup against the black-and-gold's fiercest rival, a Thursday night tilt in Atlanta...
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Sean Payton
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Mark Menard
October 31, 2017 - 2:38 am
Saints Coach Sean Payton joined Bobby Hebert and Deke Bellavia for his weekly chat on the Saints Coaches Show Monday night and began by reviewing his team's 20-12 win over the Chicago Bears. Payton stressed how important it was that the Saints opened strong on offense and built an early lead. "...
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Mark Menard
October 27, 2017 - 8:11 am
We're turning the corner for the final stretch, and that means big rivalry games the next couple of weeks will highlight the schedule. This week, it's a recently-minted rivalry that takes center stage when Metairie's "Shrine on Airline" hosts a Catholic League battle between two of the state's top...
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Mark Menard
September 29, 2017 - 6:49 pm
Two of the New Orleans area's best square off at the Shrine on Airline tonight as the John Curtis Patriots battle the Warren Easton Eagles. Curtis comes into the matchup having passed three out of their four tests on the season so far. The Patriots are unbeaten against competition from the state of...
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Mark Menard
September 15, 2017 - 6:43 pm
For the second week in a row, the only true top 10 showdown on the slate will take place in Lafayette. This time it's a class 4A rumble as #1 St. Thomas More hosts #3 Plaquemine The Cougars of STM are enjoying a bonafide renaissance, having made two straight trips to the Superdome the last two...
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