They said the Saints could not win on the road., They said the Saints could not win in the cold. They were wrong. A stingy defense and strong running game give the Saints their first ever road playoff win and sets up a return trip to Seattle.
The McNeese Cowboys have one more regular season football game left. The Pokes travel to Beaumont Saturday to take on the Lamar Cardinals. It should be an easy win for the Cowboys and set the team up for a home p[layoff game. tickets for that playoff game can be reserved now.
The Cowboys loss to Southeastern last week was a heart breaker. It resulted in a drop in the polls for the Pokes who now will need some help to win the Southland Conference. There is some good news as the pokes travel this week to take on the Lumberjacks of Stephen F Austin.
After years of debate, the LHSAA has decided to have separate playoffs in high school football -- one for private schools, and one for public schools. This could change state championships in Louisiana forever.