BREAKING: DeRidder football coach steps down, son to take over

DERIDDER — After nine years at the helm of the DeRidder Dragons, and 32 years in coaching overall, Eric Parmley is calling it quits.

Lemoine named tops in Class 1A

Elton running back Marcus Lemoine led the way for Southwest Louisiana on the 2014 Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 1A all-state football team, picking up the Offensive MVP honor.

McNeese's Everett earns top honor

The Associated Press has recognized a McNeese State offensive lineman as a Football Championship Subdivision all-American for the second straight year.

Players know risks, rewards of football

Football is a violent sport.

It is not meant for everyone.

Players know risks, rewards of football

Football is a violent sport.

It is not meant for everyone.

Players are bigger, stronger and faster than ever before, making for greater impacts.

Committee gets it right, Big 12 doesn't

Just to clarify, it was never in the College Football Playoff selection committee’s mission statement that it would accommodate every team that THOUGHT it should be to be in the inaugural four-team playoff.

Sorry, Baylor. You too, TCU.