College Football

Ed Orgeron
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Kristian Garic
March 06, 2019 - 7:58 pm
Coming off a really strong year and a Fiesta Bowl win, momentum is building in the right direction for Coach Ed Orgeron and the LSU Tigers as they begin spring football practice. The Tigers had a solid recruiting class, and now Coach O and the staff begin molding the 2019 LSU squad, that has a...
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Kristian Garic
February 06, 2019 - 3:02 pm
The LSU Tigers went into this National Signing Day hoping to add to their defensive line and cap off an already very impressive 2019 recruiting class. The prize recruit on this second signing day is Amite defensive tackle Ishmael Sopsher. The Alabama Crimson Tide plucked Sopsher from LSU. Ed...
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Nov 3, 2018; Baton Rouge, LA, USA; LSU Tigers head coach Ed Orgeron cheers on his players during warmup drills before their game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Tiger Stadium.
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Chris Miller
January 30, 2019 - 6:15 pm
LSU and football head coach Ed Orgeron are close to finalizing a contract extension, The Advocate reports. Coach O's current deal is set to expire at the end of 2021. He just completed his second full season as the Fighting Tigers' head coach, after taking over in the middle of the 2016 season...
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Jan 1, 2019; Glendale, AZ, USA; Louisiana State Tigers quarterback Joe Burrow against the Central Florida Knights in the 2019 Fiesta Bowl at State Farm Stadium.
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Seth Dunlap
January 08, 2019 - 8:03 pm
Last night’s college football national championship game was a showcase in the evolution of modern football. It’s long been held that you need elite quarterback play to compete for championships in the NFL, but you can win a title in college football without a highly touted prospect at that...
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Clemson's Trayvon Mullen celebrates after the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Alabama, Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, in Santa Clara, Calif. Clemson beat Alabama 44-16. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
January 08, 2019 - 10:23 am
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Clemson finished No. 1 in The Associated Press poll for the third time after routing Alabama in the national championship game. The Tigers received all 61 first-place votes. The Crimson Tide, which was trying to become just the third team to go wire-to-wire as the No. 1...
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Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney kisses the championship trophy after the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Alabama, Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, in Santa Clara, Calif. Clemson beat Alabama 44-16. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
January 08, 2019 - 1:12 am
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Dabo Swinney kissed the championship trophy and proclaimed this Clemson team the greatest of all time. He's got a case. With stunning ease — and a freshman quarterback — Clemson toppled college football's greatest dynasty again to become the first perfect playoff champion...
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Clemson's Tee Higgins (5) celebrates his touchdown catch during the second half of the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Alabama, Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
January 07, 2019 - 10:13 pm
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the College Football Playoff national championship (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Trevor Lawrence threw his third touchdown pass of the game to give Clemson a 44-16 lead going into the fourth quarter of the national championship game. The Tigers scored 30...
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January 04, 2019 - 8:52 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson have arrived in Northern California, where they will play for the College Football National championship a long way from home. The Tigers were first to arrive at Mineta San Jose International Airport on Friday at about 4:15. Clemson, South...
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Kristian Garic
December 31, 2018 - 3:39 pm
Are you ready to see Alabama and Clemson in the national title game for the third time in four years? To be honest, I am not! I might watch the game, but I might not. We can all pan the college football playoff format and say it’s awful, and while that might be true, the bigger problem is college...
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