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Perfection! Only it didn't happen.

young@neworleans.com (Jude Young) Jude Young's Blog Fri, 30 Aug 2013 02:43:13 +0000
Quick Take: Saints good but not good enough to beat Packers http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jude-young/588228-quick-take-saints-good-but-not-good-enough-to-beat-packers.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jude-young/588228-quick-take-saints-good-but-not-good-enough-to-beat-packers.html

It was a day of challenges. I had to step up for an injured Ken Trahan to pound out a First Take column blog while the New Orleans Saints needed to stop the 2012 bleeding and bring home their first win at Lambeau Field. One of us succeeded.

young@neworleans.com (Jude Young) Jude Young's Blog Sun, 30 Sep 2012 23:46:06 +0000
Peyton's Place: Broncos, other suitors line up for Manning http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jude-young/582143-peytons-place-broncos-other-suitors-line-up-for-manning.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jude-young/582143-peytons-place-broncos-other-suitors-line-up-for-manning.html

Whether you think the Indianapolis Colts made the right move or not, the fact remains that Peyton Manning will play for another team in 2012 if he is healthy. But what team?

young@neworleans.com (Jude Young) Jude Young's Blog Fri, 09 Mar 2012 19:53:42 +0000
Let's Save the Big 12 (Again): The 2011 Edition http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jude-young/575326-lets-save-the-big-12-again-the-2011-edition.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jude-young/575326-lets-save-the-big-12-again-the-2011-edition.html The in-conference fighting should continue for Texas and Oklahoma.


Since the wild and potentially calamitous conference realignment machine can be stopped in its tracks by keeping the Big 12 alive, most SEC fans would like to see the status quo. Well, after the moves of Texas A&M, Pitt and Syracuse, that is.


young@neworleans.com (Jude Young) Jude Young's Blog Wed, 21 Sep 2011 17:59:11 +0000
Recruiting: Riverside's Gathers commits to St. John's over LSU, others http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jude-young/573856-recruiting-riversides-gathers-commits-to-st-johns-over-lsu-others.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/jude-young/573856-recruiting-riversides-gathers-commits-to-st-johns-over-lsu-others.html Ricardo Gathers (#21)

Ricardo Gathers, a top national basketball talent from Riverside Academy, committed to St. John's, choosing the Big East school over LSU, Texas and Arizona.

young@neworleans.com (Jude Young) Jude Young's Blog Sat, 30 Jul 2011 21:27:18 +0000