Saints gaining confidence despite defense struggles

November 4, 2015 in Sports

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The streaking New Orleans Saints are not planning on slowing down, even after a defensive performance on Sunday that could have given them pause. Back to […]

Former Mississippi standout Crespino dies at 75

August 6, 2013 in Local Sports, National Sports, News, Obituaries, Sports, Statewide News, Top Stories

Robert “Bobby” Crespino, a tight end and receiver for some of Mississippi’s best football teams from 1958 to 1960, died on Monday, July 29, in Atlanta. He was 75.

Cockrell Funeral Home in Macon, Miss., confirmed Crespino’s death after a lengthy illness, but did not provide details of the illness.

The 6-foot-5, 225-pound Crespino played for three Ole Miss teams that had a combined 29-3-1 record and earned a share of two national championships in 1959 and 1960. He caught 30 passes for 408 yards and four touchdowns in 1960.

New York Giants Touchdown After Winning Super Bowl

February 6, 2012 in National Sports, News, Sports, Top Stories

 Super Bowl Champion Giants Get Parade in New York Today The New York Giants will take the Super Bowl trophy on a parade up the “Canyon of Heroes” in lower […]