LSU Football

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WWL Newsroom
October 22, 2019 - 9:08 pm
LSU head coach Ed Orgeron is the 30th highest-paid coach in the NCAA and the ninth highest paid in the SEC at four million a year according to the annual USA Today salary report. The Tigers are the number two team in the nation and Coach O is raking in the plaudits, but USA Today LSU writer Glenn...
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WWL Newsroom
October 22, 2019 - 1:02 pm
Could LSU take top ranking in college football next week? A victory over ninth-ranked Auburn would be the third win over a top-ten opponent for the Bayou Bengals this season. The current number one team, Alabama, has not yet played any teams ranked higher that the Top 20. AP Top 25 voter and...
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LSU Tigers wide receiver Terrace Marshall Jr. (6) makes a touchdown reception against the Texas Longhorns in the second half at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium.
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Amos Morale III
October 21, 2019 - 3:29 pm
One of Joe Burrow’s top targets, receiver Terrace Marshall Jr., could be ready to play for the Tigers Saturday afternoon when LSU hosts No. 9 Auburn at 2:30 p.m. in Tiger Stadium. Marshall, who’s missed the Tigers’ last three games after suffering an injury in LSU’s 66-38 win against Vanderbilt, is...
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Associated Press
October 20, 2019 - 1:22 pm
A sluggish start in Starkville Saturday didn't hurt LSU's image at all, as 16 of those who vote for the AP Top 25 think the Tigers are the best team in the country. The Purple and Gold still have a strong second place in the poll. Tulane, however, suffered a costly second loss and lost all but one...
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Louisiana State Tigers quarterback Joe Burrow (9) passes against the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the second quarter at Davis Wade Stadium.
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Amos Morale III
October 19, 2019 - 6:15 pm
Joe Burrow’s dominant season continued as he broke more records in LSU’s 36-13 win against Mississippi State. The Tigers moved to 7-0 on the season as Burrow broke the school record for passing touchdowns in a season. Burrow threw four touchdown passes against the Bulldogs putting his total at 29...
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Kristian Garic
October 19, 2019 - 10:05 am
Wounded animals are dangerous when backed into a corner. LSU has turned from the hunter to the hunted, after soundly beating Florida and vaulting to No. 2 in the polls. Mississippi State is the wounded animal, and knocking off a top 2 ranked LSU team would make their season. State has some in-...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 18, 2019 - 12:06 pm
They have crunched the numbers on alcohol sales at the LSU - Florida game last Saturday in Tiger Stadium, and they are some big numbers. Beer and wine outsold everything else. LSU says fans bought nearly 55,000 servings of beer and wine. Water and soda were second at just shy of 53,000 sold. Hot...
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Don Ames
October 17, 2019 - 9:16 pm
The Alabama student who allegedly called in a false bomb threat to Tiger Stadium during Saturday’s game has been released from East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a 100,000 dollar bond. It’s currently unclear what charges Connor Croll will face, but legal analyst Tim Meche expects Croll’s defense to...
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Florida Gators quarterback Kyle Trask (11) shakes hands with LSU Tigers quarterback Joe Burrow (9) at the end of their game at Tiger Stadium.
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Amos Morale III
October 16, 2019 - 1:36 pm
LSU earned a 42-28 win against then seventh-ranked Florida Saturday night in Tiger Stadium. The No. 2 Tigers also scored a win in the ratings as the 7 p.m. matchup was the most watched college football game on ESPN in nearly two years. The telecast averaged 6.45 million viewers and peaked at 7.428...
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LSU Tigers quarterback Joe Burrow (9) celebrates a touchdown with tight end Thaddeus Moss (81) in the second half against the Florida Gators at Tiger Stadium.
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Amos Morale III
October 15, 2019 - 6:54 pm
After LSU’s 42-28 win against Florida Saturday, Tigers quarterback Joe Burrow spoke to his teammates in the locker room. Burrow, who was named the Davey O’Brien Foundation’s National Quarterback of the Week after his three touchdown performance against the Gators, told LSU to not let being good...
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