Ed Orgeron

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WWL Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 12:10 pm
Patty Burnaman | WWL First News The LSU Fighting Tigers have done it all: won national championship, met the President, rode in a parade. What’s next for the Tigers and Coach Ed Orgeron? Because of the national championship game just a little over a week ago, Coach O is having a shorter off-season...
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A general view of the Coaches trophy and National Championship trophy on stage prior to the LSU championship trophy presentation at Pete Maravich Assembly Center.
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Amos Morale III
January 18, 2020 - 2:11 pm
LSU celebrated the Tigers' football national championship Saturday with a parade and rally on campus that drew thousands. Baton Rouge Mayor Sharon Weston Broome, Governor Jon Bel Edwards and SEC commissioner Greg Sankey were among the officials who honored the team. Quarterback Joe Burrow presented...
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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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Jim Hanzo
January 14, 2020 - 3:25 pm
While many throughout the state may be showing love for Coach Ed Orgeron, no one is more excited about his success than those in the area where he grew up. Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Lt. Brennan Matherne says the area already bleeds purple and gold. “That’s one thing, so there is a lot of...
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LSU Tigers head coach Ed Orgeron is presented with the national championship trophy after defeating the Clemson Tigers in the College Football Playoff national championship game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Amos Morale III
January 14, 2020 - 1:28 pm
Ed Orgeron said Tuesday morning that he could recall thinking his quarterback was making some grand promises when Joe Burrow claimed LSU would average 40 points per game. The Tigers were installing a new spread offense with first year passing game coordinator Joe Brady collaborating with offensive...
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LSU Tigers celebrate
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January 14, 2020 - 1:17 pm
The excitement after LSU beat Clemson winning the College Football Championship in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome last night spilled into the streets of New Orleans! After beating Clemson by a convincing score of 42-25, fans who had gathered to watch the game in bars put their elation on public...
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Ed Orgeron, LSU Tigers celebrate after national championship
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
January 14, 2020 - 10:46 am
There’s this story about a guy who graduates from high school and doesn’t like the way things go in college, so he quits after just two weeks. His father disapproves but finds his son a job at the company where he works. It’s not one of those cushy “daddy hooked me up” jobs, however. It’s one of...
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Superdome before the national championship
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Kristian Garic
January 13, 2020 - 7:52 am
The hype and buildup is just about over for the College Football National Championship game. LSU and Clemson have had 15 days to study, breakdown, and prepare for one another. Finally, the rubber is about to meet the road. Blitz or play coverage? That’s the biggest question Clemson defensive...
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Ed Orgeron, Dabo Swinney
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WWL Newsroom
January 13, 2020 - 6:07 am
By: Tim Zimmer It’s Tigers vs. Tigers in the National Championship Monday night in the Mercedes Benz Superdome. Which offense has the advantage? Which players will play a key role in determining the winner of the college football final playoff? Here’s a breakdown of each side of the ball, and “x-...
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Jim Hanzo
January 12, 2020 - 9:53 pm
After a long 15-day layoff since winning the Peach Bowl, LSU and Clemson strap on the helmets Monday night in college football’s national championship game. Coach Ed Orgeron says he’s tried to keep the preparation for this game close to what they’ve done all year. "We didn’t talk about going to...
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