METAIRIE, La. (AP) - While Saints coaches hoped former first-round draft pick Cameron Jordan would emerge as an elite pass rusher this season, they didn't expect Junior Galette to start. Now the pair comprise best pass-rushing tandem the Saints have had in years, combining for 20 1/2 sacks through 13 games. The Saints play at St. Louis on Sunday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Paced by junior Orlando Bradford's four touchdowns, Calvary Baptist defeated Archbishop Hannan, 62-7 to capture the 2013 LHSAA Division III State Championship Thursday. Capturing their first football state championship in school history, Calvary Baptist scored on the second play from scrimmage on a 26-yard touchdown run by Bradford to grab a 6-0 lead.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Chick-fil-A Bowl president Gary Stokan wants to set the record straight: His bowl always wanted Duke. Speaking Thursday during a news conference at the Blue Devils' team headquarters, Stokan shot down rumors that he would have preferred another ACC team in his bowl.
HOUSTON (AP) - The National Women's Soccer League has announced the addition of its first expansion team - the Houston Dash. The team will be owned and operated by the Houston Dynamo of MLS and will begin play in the 2014 season.
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