Football

Odell Beckham Jr.
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Chris Miller
January 16, 2020 - 11:00 am
The New Orleans Police Department has obtained a misdemeanor simple battery warrant for Cleveland Browns and former LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Beckham, 27, was in the LSU locker room at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome during Monday night's post-game celebration of the 42-25 national...
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lsuntrophy
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Chris Miller
January 16, 2020 - 10:49 am
Now that LSU has made its improbable run to the national title, what does this mean for football coach Ed Orgeron's pay? Coach O is far from the highest-paid coach in college football, even with the contract extension he signed last spring. LSU board of supervisors member Jay Blossman tells us...
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LSU
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Chris Miller
January 15, 2020 - 5:21 pm
The LSU athletic department is now checking to see if former player and current Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. handed out real cash to LSU players following Monday night's victory in the College Football National Championship game. When asked about it Tuesday, associate athletic...
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Chris Miller
January 15, 2020 - 4:41 pm
The NFL today announced Bill Vinovich will referee Super Bowl LIV in Miami next month. The league also announced who will comprise the other seven members of the officiating team. Super Bowl assignments are set – Bill Vinovich has been named #SBLIV referee. pic.twitter.com/52iJdkUWe4 — NFL...
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Donald Trump
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Chris Miller
January 15, 2020 - 4:20 pm
The LSU football team will head to the White House to meet President Donald Trump this Friday, The Advocate reports. Mr. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump attended the first half of the College Football Playoff Championship Game Monday night in New Orleans. Last year's champions, Clemson, visited...
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LSU
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Associated Press
January 15, 2020 - 12:09 pm
LSU's national championship game victory against Clemson drew nearly 26 million viewers to ESPN, up slightly from last year's final. ESPN said Tuesday that viewership for the three-game College Football Playoff increased 4% from last season, when Clemson beat Alabama in the championship. The...
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LSU
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Chris Miller
January 14, 2020 - 12:17 pm
The Mercedes-Benz Superdome is a smoke-free building, and not even the players who just won college football's national championship are an exception, apparently. Quarterback Joe Burrow and other players enjoyed a few celebratory puffs back in the LSU locker room, but according to a report cited in...
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Odell Beckham Jr.
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Chris Miller
January 14, 2020 - 11:45 am
Shortly after LSU defeated Clemson 42-25 to win the College Football Playoff Championship Game Monday night, former LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., now with the Cleveland Browns, was seen in this video slapping what appears to be cash into the hands of LSU receiver Justin Jefferson. OBJ...
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Tigers Win!
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Chris Miller
January 14, 2020 - 10:49 am
The final AP Top 25 confirms it's not all a dream for LSU fans: the Fighting Tigers are the national champs. It also shows the gauntlet that LSU had to run on its way to finishing a perfect 15-0. Seven teams that LSU beat in 2019 made the final Top 25. All seven were top ten teams when LSU played...
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LSU
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Jim Hanzo
January 13, 2020 - 9:42 am
LSU and Clemson tie up tonight for College Football's National Championship. We talked to some Ohio State fans who say they are pulling for LSU because of their hometown hero, Joe Burrow. "We came here because we thought Ohio State would be in it," said these tourists. "Joe Burrow is from Ohio, we'...
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