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  1. Hahnville's Anthony 'Pooka' Williams is maturing into the leader Tigers need for successRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Anthony "Pooka" Williams is gaining a reputation as one of the most talented players to ever don the purple and gold for the Hahnville Tigers -- and he's only a junior. The 5-foot-10, 170-pound athlete got his nickname from his mother at a young age, and on Friday nights in Tiger Stadium in Boutte, that's the name the fans are chanting.

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  2. So, who is Eagles receiver Paul Turner?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Every summer has its underdog story, the undrafted rookie who doesn't play like one and excites the part of the fan base that takes interest in the decision between the 53rd player on the roster and the first player cut. Turner is that player this summer.

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  3. Philadelphia Daily News Les Bowen columnRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    For the Eagles this summer, the wide receiver who has made the biggest splash is undrafted rookie Paul Turner, an unimposing 5-10, 193-pounder from Louisiana Tech, who ran a 4.55 40 on his pro day. "He's just one of those guys who does everything right," quarterback Sam Bradford said.

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  4. Daily Dawg Tags: What is Barkevious Mingo's value?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Dawgpounddaily

    Spanning the virtual globe to bring you the latest news about the Cleveland Browns and the NFL - these are your Daily Dawg Tags for Tuesday, Aug. 23. The Cleveland Browns are in Tampa Bay today for the first joint practice with the Buccaneers as the two teams prepare to meet in a preseason game Friday. These practices are a great way for the Browns to continue preparing for the season, but let's just hope no one does anything stupid and forgets it is only a practice.

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  5. Saints rookie Vonn Bell thinks he can be a better blitzer than Tyrann MathieuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Times-Picayune

    Despite having veteran starting safeties, Kenny Vaccaro and Jairus Byrd, the New Orleans Saints want safety Vonn Bell to have a role on defense as a rookie. And even though the Saints drafted Bell for his speed and coverage skills, another skill could help the second-round pick see the field this season.

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  6. Turner leading Philadelphia receivers after two preseason gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Concordia Sentinel

    West Monroe product Paul Turner scores a touchdown in the first quarter of Louisiana Tech's blowout victory over Southern in 2015. Turner, an undrafted free agent with the Philadelphia Eagles, is Philly's leading receiver after two preseason games, with nine catches for 78 yards.

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  7. Texans' Alfred Blue returns from shoulder injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Houston Chronicle

    Texans running back Alfred Blue returned to practice Monday after missing both of the first two preseason games with a shoulder injury. "He's dealing with a minor shoulder injury," Texans coach Bill O'Brien said previously.

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  8. T-Bob: Who are LSU's most irreplaceable players?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WWL-AM New Orleans

    The question of who LSU's most irreplaceable player is seems to be obvious. As with almost any question about this LSU team, the answer is Leonard Fournette.

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  9. Cleveland Browns: What is Barkevious Mingo's true value?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dawgpounddaily

    Cleveland Browns outside linebacker Barkevious Mingo is on the roster bubble. Here are some reasons why he will not make the final roster.

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  10. Better Know a Freshman: Edwin AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | And The Valley Shook

    Shakespeare frequently juxtaposes men to beasts, illustrative of humanity against inhumanity. Humans are beings of intellect while beasts are purely emotive.

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  11. LSU Football 2016 Position Preview: Running BacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | And The Valley Shook

    Well, there's possibly the best player in college football here, so yeah. There's that.

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  12. Aussie power: LSU's Josh Growden hopes to continue legacy of 'Down Under' puntersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Advocate

    As far as Josh Growden is concerned, there is no pressure following in the footsteps of the first two Australian punters for the LSU football team. Brad Wing and Jamie Keehn have come and gone, leaving a Down Under legacy that Growden will continue as the Tigers' new punter this season - the sixth in a row that will feature an Aussie at the position.

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  13. A Quick History of Anthony Johnson's Journey to FoxboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Pats Pulpit

    I remember watching 2012 and 2013 tape of the LSU defensive line, right when Johnson's hype was at its apex, the former number one overall HS defensive tackle in the country getting reps in with his talented teammates. In the summer of 2012, Johnson received some stealthy first round draft hype, with many banking on perceived athleticism and progression propelling him to a lofty status.

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  14. Comment on This StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Dallas Morning News

    The Cowboys' star receiver didn't know much about Mississippi State before Dak Prescott became the Bulldogs' star quarterback in 2013. "This man out here from Mississippi State," Bryant said Friday night.

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  15. Paul Turner's road to Eagles included position switch, transfer and aid for his grandmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | PennLive.com

    When Paul Turner thudded into the ground Thursday night at Heinz Field with the ball tucked under his arm, he secured an acrobatic catch that solidified an undrafted rookie as the darling of the Philadelphia Eagles preseason and gave highlight reels across the country a lead clip. The speedy receiver tossed the ball to the ref and jogged back to the huddle.

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  16. Texans vs. Saints Preview: Five Players to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | ToroTimes

    As the Texans approach the second preseason game against the New Orleans Saints, here are five players to keep an eye on: The former LSU Tiger was the leading rusher for the Texans last week against the 49ers with 40 yards on 12 carries. He saw more action with Alfred Blue sidelined with a shoulder injury, and Jonathan Grimes only got one carry during the game.

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  17. In Baton Rouge, fledgling hope that disaster may help heal a wounded cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | The Washington Post

    A resident wades through floodwater at Tiger Manor Apartments near Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. James Tullier's home took on five feet of water in the flood that devastated a wide swath of southern Louisiana this week.

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  18. Romo, Dez, Lee, Claiborne weigh in on Dak Prescott's impressive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Dallas Morning News

    The Cowboys' star receiver didn't know much about Mississippi State before Dak Prescott became the Bulldogs' star quarterback in 2013. "This man out here from Mississippi State," Bryant said Friday night.

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  19. Seimone Augustus becomes first La. native with three Olympic gold medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | WBRZ

    RIO DE JANIERO Former LSU Tigers Seimone Augustus and Sylvia Fowles earned their third straight Olympic gold medals Saturday after the USA women's basketball team defeated Spain 101-72. According to LSU athletics, Augustus is the first Louisianan to win three Olympic gold medals.

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  20. Eagles wide receiver battles tightening up as summer wears onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Morning Call

    Potentially losing Jordan Matthews for the preseason with a knee injury wasn't the worst thing in the world to happen to the Philadelphia Eagles. In fact, Matthews suggested Saturday in his first interview since being felled in practice two weeks ago, it might actually help them in the long run.

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