Football http://redriverradio.org en Gary Borders: On teaching press box journalism http://redriverradio.org/post/gary-borders-teaching-press-box-journalism <p>For the first time in more than two decades, Commentator Gary Borders covered a football game. But he wasn't filing a story on deadline. He was showing his journalism students how to function in the press box, minus the whiskey shots downed by the sportswriters of yesteryear.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 12:47:29 +0000 Gary Borders 35616 at http://redriverradio.org Gary Borders: On teaching press box journalism Veteran sportswriter Sam King brings 'Tiger Beat' to Shreveport http://redriverradio.org/post/veteran-sportswriter-sam-king-brings-tiger-beat-shreveport <p>The Baton Rouge newspaperman who covered LSU football and basketball for 35 years is coming to Shreveport. From Sam King’s beginnings in the mid-50s at the "State-Times" before it merged with "The Advocate," he’d spend night and day hammering out stories. His signature cigar in his mouth. He’s the author of&nbsp; "Tiger Beat." It’s an illustrated history of LSU’s football and basketball programs through King’s eyes.</p><p></p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 17:52:50 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 32406 at http://redriverradio.org Veteran sportswriter Sam King brings 'Tiger Beat' to Shreveport What Was I Thinking for June 21, 2012 http://redriverradio.org/post/what-was-i-thinking-june-21-2012 <p>Commentator&nbsp;Brian O&#39;Nuanain talks football this morning. No, not the NFL, College or even&nbsp;High School football,&nbsp;but American &quot;Soccer&quot; and the U.S. teams phenomenal performances of late.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 12:35:00 +0000 Brian O' Nuanain 12897 at http://redriverradio.org What Was I Thinking for June 21, 2012