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Saints, Panthers square off for NFC South lead

New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram (22) carries on a touchdown run against Green Bay Packers cornerback Davon House (31) in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. The Saints won 44-23. (AP Photo/Rogelio Solis)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints have to find a way to win on the road if they plan to take over first place in the NFC South.

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Davis power Pelicans past Magic, 101-84

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) slam dunks in front of Orlando Magic forward Kyle O'Quinn (2) and forward Tobias Harris (12) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With 7-footer Omer Asik joining 6-10 All-Star Anthony Davis, the New Orleans Pelicans figured they would have a formidable frontcourt this season.

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ULL, LSU, Southern players earn LSWA honors

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Two offensive explosions and a stellar defensive effort earned football players from Louisiana-Lafayette, LSU and Southern University this week’s Louisiana College Player of the Week honors as given by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association on Monday.

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Sun Belt reprimands La.-Lafayette, Arkansas St.

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Sun Belt Conference Commissioner Karl Benson says members of the Louisiana-Lafayette and Arkansas State football teams are being reprimanded for unsportsmanlike conduct during their game last week, and that the officiating crew will be disciplined.

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Fishery council divides red snapper quota

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Reef Fish Amendment 40, a move in the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council to divide the annual recreational red snapper quota in the Gulf’s vast federal waters between private anglers and “for-hire” charter boat operations, passed by a 10-7 vote in the final hours of the council’s quarterly meeting last week in Mobile, Alabama.

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