The Sports Blogs @ SportsNOLA.com SportsNOLA.com provides news on all New Orleans sports including the Saints, Hornets, LSU Tigers, Tulane Green Wave, High School Sports and everything in between. http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs.html Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:55:57 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb Almost There But Still Work To Do To Save the Fair Grounds http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/george-pepis/607878-almost-there-but-still-work-to-do-to-save-the-fair-grounds.html http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/george-pepis/607878-almost-there-but-still-work-to-do-to-save-the-fair-grounds.html


That little daily double of bashing CDI that I initiated right here on sportsNOLA.com has started to pay off.

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greekgod504@yahoo.com (George Pepis) George Pepis' Blog Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:10:48 +0000
Recruiting: KArr's Tyrin Ferguson commits to Oregon State http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/rene-nadeau/607866-recruiting-karrs-tyrin-ferguson-commits-to-oregon-state.html http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/rene-nadeau/607866-recruiting-karrs-tyrin-ferguson-commits-to-oregon-state.html The Oregon State Beavers are not a normal visitor to the New Orleans metro area on the recruiting trail.

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tigers42@cox.net (Rene Nadeau) Rene Nadeau's Blog Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:01:29 +0000
Bustin' Out: Worst Saints Draft Decisions http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/rene-nadeau/607836-bustin-out-worst-saints-draft-decisions.html http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/rene-nadeau/607836-bustin-out-worst-saints-draft-decisions.html No one will say that Ricky Williams was a bad NFL player, but the way the Saints gained the right to draft him was a bad call.


The NFL Draft is designed to be the foundation of the future for teams. General managers and head coaches scour the countryside coast to coast hoping to uncover the next Hall of Famer.

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tigers42@cox.net (Rene Nadeau) Rene Nadeau's Blog Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:33:55 +0000
Grateful Gator Returns to New Orleans for Zurich Classic Title Defense http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jimmy-headricks-blog/607823-grateful-gator-returns-to-new-orleans-for-zurich-classic-title-defense.html http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jimmy-headricks-blog/607823-grateful-gator-returns-to-new-orleans-for-zurich-classic-title-defense.html


Local junior golfer Madeline Gordon, now a high school student, has done a story on the reigning champion at the Zurich Classic with a personal interview at Media Day the last four years.

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pga1916@aol.com (Jimmy Headrick) Jimmy Headrick's Blog Tue, 22 Apr 2014 02:43:37 +0000
My Early Look at the 2014 Kentucky Derby's Prime Contenders http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/george-pepis/607696-my-early-look-at-the-2014-kentucky-derbys-prime-contenders.html http://www.sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/george-pepis/607696-my-early-look-at-the-2014-kentucky-derbys-prime-contenders.html Constitution, who picked up his third win in as many starts by winning the Florida Derby, will not be part of this year's Run for the Roses.


With a little over two weeks away from the 2014 renewal of the Kentucky Derby, it is definitely time to break down the contenders.

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greekgod504@yahoo.com (George Pepis) George Pepis' Blog Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:36:16 +0000