Saints offense has fast start, strong finish

Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Saints running back Khiry Robinson picks up yards against the Minnesota Vikings during the fourth quarter Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Despite scoring fewer points Sunday than in any home game since the 2010 regular season finale, the Saints saw one huge positive offensively in their 20-9 victory against Minnesota. They started fast and finished strong. New Orleans scored touchdowns… Continue reading →

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Terrance Broadway is the Cajuns’ leading man

Advocate photo by Brad Kemp -- UL-Lafayette quarterback Terrance Broadway poses at Cajun Field

In the weeks before he embarks on the most important season of his career, Ragin’ Cajuns senior quarterback Terrance Broadway clowned on the sideline at practice. As the second-unit offense and defense worked on the field, Broadway stared blankly into space as… Continue reading →

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Greg Hackney catches Angler of Year

Photo courtesy Bassmaster -- Greg Hackney

ESCANABA, Mich. —Greg Hackney has claimed a spot among bass fishing’s immortals Monday. The Gonzales touring pro angler brought in a five smallmouth bass limit weighing 17 pounds, 2 ounces — a stringer that gave him a 35-4 total, a weight that was… Continue reading →

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