LSU Football

September 14, 2017 - 7:07 am
By GLENN GUILBEAU | Tiger Rag Featured Columnist Statistically, LSU will play one of the best defenses in the nation on Saturday as New Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham’s unit is No. 1 in the SEC and No. 4 nationally in passing yards allowed with 89 a game. State is also No. 2...
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September 12, 2017 - 6:41 pm
By JAMES MORAN | Tiger Rag Associate Editor There’s nothing that can fully prepare a player for his first trip into a hostile Southeastern Conference environment, especially one known for the incessant clanging of thousands of cowbells. Under Ed Orgeron, LSU has come up with the next best thing...
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September 10, 2017 - 2:11 pm
LSU turned in an impressive performance Saturday night in Tiger Stadium. LSU thumped Chattanooga, 45-10 as Derrius Guice ran for 102 yards and two touchdowns. D.J. Chark returned a punt 65 yards for a score, and Danny Etling found receivers more than 25 yards downfield four times and finished with...
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September 10, 2017 - 6:09 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU coach Ed Orgeron didn't hesitate to utter the words "concerned," or "unacceptable," after the 12th-ranked Tigers' latest lopsided victory. He's been in major college football long enough to know that penalties, untimely execution errors and an anemic kicking game can...
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Terrill Weil,
September 09, 2017 - 11:05 pm
By JAMES MORAN | Tiger Rag Associate Editor Ed Orgeron first came to Tiger Stadium on a recruiting visit. He remembers being on the sidelines as the Tigers administered a 77-0 thrashing of Rice on Sept. 24, 1977. His first game inside Death Valley as LSU’s full-fledged head coach would be equally...
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September 09, 2017 - 5:23 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU coach Ed Orgeron didn't have to wait long to see what a number of his new recruits could do. He may very well see a lot more of his youngest players on Saturday, when the 12th-ranked Tigers (1-0) open their home slate against Chattanooga (0-1) of the NCAA's second-tier...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 08, 2017 - 8:53 pm
LSU fans going to Tiger Stadium will find some new things at Saturday's game. "There will be many noticeable changes in and around Tiger Stadium," LSU's Communications Director Michael Bonnette said. Among the new offerings, a variety of food. "New menu items include Creole Gumbo Nachos, Crawfish...
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