Miles talks about Bolden transfer, waiting on Mills' legal process

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU football head coach Les Miles speaks at the Louisiana High School Coaches Association Coaches Clinic, Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge.

LSU football coach Les Miles, speaking to reporters at the Louisiana High School Coaches Association clinic, said quarterback Rob Bolden plans to transfer because he's going to pursue playing quarterback at a school closer to his home in Michigan. A report has Bolden transferring to Eastern Michigan. Miles says cornerback Jalen Mills, who was hit with a felony … Continue reading →

Rabalais: Putting a bow on LSU’s sports year

Advocate file photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- LSU running back Jeremy Hill runs for a touchdown against Iowa linebacker Christian Kirksey, left, and defensive back John Lowdermilk last season in the Outback Bowl in Tampa, Florida. Hill brought plenty of distractions to the TIgers, but also will be difficult to replace on the field.

How should we remember LSU’s 2013-14 athletic year? There were great highs and bitter lows, but looking back there is a definite “Meh” factor to the whole year. There are at least two sides to every story, and that was true for just about every achievement or disappointment LSU athletics and athletes had this past year. … Continue reading →

Video: Zephyrs' Marisnick eager for another promotion to Miami

Miami Marlins outfielder Jake Marisnick (AP)

Zephyrs outfielder Jake Marisnick, who was interviewed by Advocate contributor Darrell Williams, has bounced up and down from New Orleans to the Major League Miami Marlins in the past last year. Back with New Orleans, Marisnick is eager to play his way into another stint with the Marlins, only this time he wants to stay with the team … Continue reading →

Video: Cam Cameron goes fishing and talks LSU offense

It is a side of LSU offensive coordinator Cam Cameron that few have ever seen. In part one of this two part video, Cameron and LSU recruiting coordinator Frank Wilson and his son go fishing with Captain Andre' Boudreaux at Boudreaux's Marina. He also talks about the toughness of the Tigers' offense, which he says won't change this … Continue reading →

OTAs

Video: Ingram talks Saints OTAs, paintball, summer break

New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram (22) during minicamp at their NFL football training facility in Metairie, La., Thursday, June 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Saints running back Mark Ingram said he wants to get himself into the best shape that he can be when he and his teammates rejoin for training camp next month. Click here to see the video.Continue reading →

LOUISIANA SPORTS HALL OF FAME

Video: Joe Macaluso is in the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame

In this edition of "The Advocate: On The Outside" videoographer Gary Krouse examines the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and its newest member, Advocate outdoors writer Joe Macaluso … Continue reading →

SAINTS OTAs

Video: Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro in his own words

Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- New Orleans Saints strong safety Kenny Vaccaro (32) practices at the New Orleans Saints Training Facility for Organized Team Activities of OTA in Metairie, La. Thursday, May 29, 2014.

Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro talks about a variety of subject, including his second year of offseason training activities with the team and his role on the team. Click here to see the video.Continue reading →

SAINTS OTAs

Video: Ingram was focused on improving, not contract during OTAs

New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram (22) during minicamp at their NFL football training facility in Metairie, La., Thursday, June 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Saints running back Mark Ingram says his main focus during the team's minicamp was trying to get better with every practice instead of worrying about having to play for a new contract after next season. Click here to see the video.Continue reading →

SAINTS OTAs

Video: Cooks enjoys his first OTA's with the Saints

Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- New Orleans Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks (10), right,  practices at the Saints Training Facility during an OTA in Metairie, La. Thursday, June 19, 2014.

Saints first-round pick Brandin Cooks, a receiver from Oregon State, talks to the media about a variety of subjects ranging from learning the team's offense online to the chance to work out with quarterback Drew Brees this summer. Click here to see the video. Continue reading →

SAINTS MINICAMP

Video: Payton says sex is OK for Saints

Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton watches stretches at minicamp at the Saints Training Facility in Metairie, La. Wednesday, June 11, 2014.

Good news for Saints players — it’s OK to be a little naughty during offseason training activities. Coach Sean Payton said as much when asked Thursday afternoon about the World Cup debate regarding extracurricular activities with wives and girlfriends. (Click here to see the video.) Former Saints great Bobby Hebert, a … Continue reading →

TULANE BASEBALL

Video: Tulane welcomes new baseball coach David Pierce

Tulane athletic director Rick Dickson praises the Green Wave's baseball players for their effort last season and welcomes new baseball coach David Pierce. Click here to see the video.Continue reading →