Well finding a decent sports bar in New Orleans should be a lot easier than finding a decent sports team in New Orleans
And if you have that carved in stone, I'll personally salute it once a day, and twice on Sundays.
As for places to watch the SC
game go, try Kabby's in the Hilton Riverside Hotel at the end of Canal Street next to the river. If you don't want to go all the way into New Orleans, the Fox and Hound in the Elmwood Plaza off of Clearview might also work (in an industrial park area, but it's got pool tables, and a ton of different kinds of beer).
Tom at MSY
(awaiting Culpepper and Moss kicking the you-know-what out of the Saints Sunday night. BTW, the Saints game might not be televised locally, still has 6,900 unsold seats.)
"The criminal ineptitude makes you furious"-Bruce Springsteen, after seeing firsthand the damage from Hurricane Katrina