In today’s Advocate, a one-stop shop for sports coverage in Louisiana, find stories on LSU spring football and the New Orleans Saints free agency.

LSU spring football

As Michael Divinity, the highly recruited ex-John Ehret star, prepares for his first LSU spring football practice Monday, here’s a look at his family, his roots and the hardships he’s endured to get where he is today:

As Michael Divinity prepares for LSU, his family puts pieces back together after losing Marrero home

New deals reached with LSU coaches:

LSU, Cam Cameron agree to new deal; Ed Orgeron to be new recruiting coordinator, source says

Saints free agency

Free agency opens in the NFL this week, and the Saints have clear needs:

Saints may take slow, steady approach to add talent in free agency and the draft

From Nick Underhill, analysis on the Saints’ needs and how the team can spend creatively in free agency:

Help wanted: Nick Underhill breaks down Saints’ needs, looks at who will be on free agent market

Nick Underhill: Saints remain close to salary cap, but can still spend in free agency with a little creativity