The Advocate: LSU football had the best season of all time. Need proof? Look at path to national title

BY SCOTT RABALAIS JAN 14, 2020 In 2020, perfection has a name. Or, rather, three letters, shouted out defiantly to the world from Bourbon Street and the bayous of Ed

The New York Times: L.S.U. Wins the Title the Way It Won All Season: Behind Joe Burrow

By Billy Witz Jan. 14, 2020 NEW ORLEANS — When Joe Burrow showed up on Louisiana State’s campus less than two years ago, wooed by a crawfish dinner, the irresistible charms

The Advocate: ‘This is for everybody’: LSU caps perfect season with national title win over Clemson

BY BROOKS KUBENA JAN 14, 2020 Cigar clippings were scattered on the locker-room floor, a haze of smoke flooded the air and LSU quarterback Joe Burrow emerged with a stogie

Fortune: MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred Describes His Journey To Baseball’s Top Position

By Jasper Scherer – Rob Manfred, the man who makes Major League Baseball tick, hardly thinks about his legacy as the game’s 10th commissioner. He simply goes to work and

Denise Michaels Named Head of New Sanderson Strategies Group Sports Division

Robert Munson to Partner with SSG Sports as Executive Director and Open Louisiana Office After nearly 25 years representing major U.S. sports, business, political, and non-profit clients, Washington, DC-based Sanderson

Chicago Trib: Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred inspires confidence in future of game

By David Haugh — Not that Chicagoans would blame him, but Commissioner Rob Manfred didn’t spend Thursday in town working out logistics for a potential Red Line World Series. “If

USA Today: Amid fanfare of historic trip, MLB, Cuba aim for common ground

By Jorge L. Ortiz — HAVANA, Cuba – Perhaps buoyed by the goodwill Major League Baseball has engendered in its return to Cuba, Commissioner Rob Manfred is confident a new

NY Post: MLB tries to open Cuba, before another defector puts life at risk

By Joel Sherman — HAVANA – A cockroach had crawled on the table, moving from in front of me toward the commissioner of baseball. After a formal news conference Monday

USA Today: MLB won’t fear going extreme to attract a new generation

By Bob Nightengale — JUPITER, Fla. — OK, maybe it’s a little dramatic for Major League Baseball. Baseball has trouble enough deciding whether the DH should be employed in both

Forbes: Grading MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred After His First Year

By Maury Brown — Today marks the 366th day that Rob Manfred has been the Commissioner of Major League Baseball. After taking over for Bud Selig, many questioned whether Manfred

ESPN: Q&A: Rob Manfred reflects on his 1 year anniversary as MLB commissioner

By Jerry Crasnick — Rob Manfred’s legacy as Major League Baseball’s 10th commissioner is yet to be defined. But in his first 365 days on the job, he crossed off an