DECATUR — Behind a stellar defense that had five interceptions and a stellar offensive performance in the first half, 10th-ranked Jones College raced past East Central Community College 33-13 in the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference South Division opener at Bailey Stad…

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — New Orleans Saints top cornerback Marshon Lattimore, the 11th overall draft choice in 2017, has agreed to a five-year extension worth in the range of $97 million, a person familiar with the situation said.

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jameis Winston and the hurricane-displaced Saints looked right at home in northeast Florida — no doubt to the delight of fans rebuilding homes and lives back in New Orleans.

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STARKVILLE (AP) — Last week, former Philadelphia standout Lideatrick Griffin’s 70-yard kickoff return in the fourth quarter sparked a 20-point comeback for Mississippi State in an eventual win over Louisiana Tech.

With just 1:49 remaining in the game, the Mississippi Delta Trojans knocked a go-ahead field goal through the uprights at Jim Randall Stadium in Moorhead, Miss. The kick gave MDCC a two-point advantage, and eventually, the win, 16-14. 

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DECATUR — Behind a stellar defense that had five interceptions and a stellar offensive performance in the first half, 10th-ranked Jones College raced past East Central Community College 33-13 in the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference South Division opener at Bailey Stad…

AP

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — New Orleans Saints top cornerback Marshon Lattimore, the 11th overall draft choice in 2017, has agreed to a five-year extension worth in the range of $97 million, a person familiar with the situation said.

AP

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jameis Winston and the hurricane-displaced Saints looked right at home in northeast Florida — no doubt to the delight of fans rebuilding homes and lives back in New Orleans.

AP

STARKVILLE (AP) — Last week, former Philadelphia standout Lideatrick Griffin’s 70-yard kickoff return in the fourth quarter sparked a 20-point comeback for Mississippi State in an eventual win over Louisiana Tech.

With just 1:49 remaining in the game, the Mississippi Delta Trojans knocked a go-ahead field goal through the uprights at Jim Randall Stadium in Moorhead, Miss. The kick gave MDCC a two-point advantage, and eventually, the win, 16-14. 

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MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Jake Bentley threw two touchdown passes and new head coach Kane Wommack didn't have to wait long to get his first victory as South Alabama spotted Southern Mississippi an early lead before scoring 31 straight points in a season-opening 31-7 win over the Golden Eagles on S…

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STARKVILLE (AP) — Early in the fourth quarter, with his team down 20 points at home to a non-Power 5 opponent, Mississippi State head coach Mike Leach may have heard the lyrics to an old Talking Heads song sponging around in his brain, wondering, how did we get here?

SCOOBA – In their long-awaited return to the gridiron, the Lions of East Mississippi Community College used a strong defensive effort to post a season-opening 32-7 home victory over East Central Community College during Thursday’s MACCC football action played at EMCC’s Sullivan-Windham Field.

The Meridian Community College men’s soccer team is receiving early recognition, the kind it’s been waiting on for two decades.

While most people who have followed my column and writings over the years won’t be terribly surprised by my top 10 Braves, especially the top three, the one that comes in at No. 4 may catch a few by surprise, mostly because of those who are ranked below him. But remember this is MY list of a…

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Whether or not the temporarily hurricane-displaced New Orleans Saints extend their playoff streak to a fifth season, there'll be no shortage of intrigue surrounding their first season in 15 years without all-time leading passer Drew Brees.

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As if adjusting to life without Drew Brees wasn't enough, the New Orleans Saints will now have to travel from their temporary practice home in Texas to Florida to play their regular-season opener that was originally scheduled for New Orleans.

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The New Orleans Saints are investigating the possibility of remaining in the Dallas area for up to a month and opening their regular season against Green Bay in the Cowboys’ home stadium, coach Sean Payton said.

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The New Orleans Saints are planning to practice at the home of the Dallas Cowboys for three days this week after evacuating because of Hurricane Ida, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Sunday.

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