Red shirt junior Justin McMillian attempts a pass during a drill at LSU fall camp. McMillian, a Texas native, is one of two scholarship quarterbacks that have decided to transfer from LSU in the past week. (Photo courtesy of LSU Sports)

Then there were two

BATON ROUGE -- Despite all of the rhetoric coming out of Baton Rouge that the quarterback race was not settled and all four scholarship players at that position still had a shot at being named the

Houston Astros’ shortstop Carlos Correa makes a play on a ground ball in Wednesday night’s 12-1 win over the Colorado Rockies. (Photo courtesy of MLB)

Astros blast Rockies; remain on top

HOUSTON -- With the prospect of losing their ninth consecutive home game and their two game lead over the Oakland Athletics, the Houston Astros did what true champions do; win big.

New Orleans rookie and former Louisiana Tech running back Boston Scott races for the open field against the Jacksonville Jaguars in this past Friday’s pre-season win. Scott is battling several other running backs for a spot on the 53 man roster that must be decided by the Saints before September 1. (Photo courtesy of the Advocate)

Focusing on us

NEW ORLEANS -- With the upcoming second pre-season game against the Arizona Cardinals Friday night, head coach Sean Payton is adamant about focusing on his team first and foremost.


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