The story goes that 3-year old Peyton Manning was asked what he wanted to be when he grew up, and he answered without hesitation, “A quarterback,” quickly adding, “like my daddy.”
Peyton Manning’s Hall of Fame football exploits were a family affair 06.05.2019
A noted Michigan Man from Ohio who first made his name in Oklahoma and now toils in Kansas is about to be inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame.
Michigan transplant Les Miles left unique, indelible mark on LSU football 06.04.2019
The temperature was somewhere around frying-pan hot on this August afternoon, the second of Louisiana Tech’s two-a-day football practices, the season still a couple of torturous weeks away, a promised break if you could make it through all the monotony and the steam and the chaos.
Matt Dunigan: Swagger, an arm and Southern charm 06.03.2019
Charles Young watched his daughter, Danielle Scott, grow up to become an indoor volleyball legend who played in an unprecedented five Olympic Games.
Danielle Scott: Louisiana Sports Hall’s first volleyball inductee sets an extraordinary standard 06.02.2019
There is toughness, and then there is rodeo cowboy toughness.
T. Berry Porter: Louisiana’s legendary first rodeo cowboy is a tough act to follow 06.01.2019
Roger Cador stood before a group of students at Istrouma High School a few weeks ago and started doing what he does best.
Legendary Southern coach Roger Cador emerged as one of college baseball’s iconic figures 05.31.2019
LSU sophomore Max Fugler stood silently under the Tiger Stadium goal post, head down and hands on hips on that hot, humid night of September 21, 1957.
Max Fugler: Hero of 1958 LSU national champion squad knew how to win 05.30.2019
Early in his career, Charles Smith was not sure if he would get to 100 wins.
Doing it his way paved Charles Smith’s path to national prominence, state shrine 05.28.2019
When Otis Washington graduated from Xavier University in New Orleans in 1961, he was your typical college graduate. He had no idea what he would do next.
2015 inductee, legendary football coach Otis Washington passes away 05.24.2019
When Marie Gagnard showed up at the USTA National Tennis Center in New York City to officiate her first U.S. Open in 1984, she was feeling lucky to be there.
Trailblazing tennis official Marie Gagnard still proving worthy at 60 05.19.2019