Joe Alleva

Kristian Garic
June 18, 2018 - 10:51 pm
The "Wise Guys" in Vegas (the odds makers) have LSU winning just 7 games in year two under coach Ed Orgeron. How's that stick with you? If you look at the schedule you can see why. The Tigers are currently a three point underdog in the season opener in Dallas against Miami. One odds maker told me...
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May 20, 2018 - 11:23 am
James Moran, associate editor of Tiger Rag Magazine One of the true giants of the LSU universe has passed away at the age of 80. Billy Cannon, the only LSU player to ever win the Heisman Trophy, passed away peacefully at his family home on Sunday morning, the University confirmed. Born in...
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Seth Dunlap
February 25, 2018 - 8:39 pm
LSU basketball coach Will Wade is under investigation by the NCAA for his recruiting tactics, according to a report by Yahoo Sports. LSU's Will Wade drawing scrutiny from NCAA for recruiting tactics, sources tell @PeteThamel : — Yahoo Sports (@...
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January 04, 2018 - 5:23 pm
BATON ROUGE – Dave Aranda, widely considered one of the top defensive minds in college football, has been given a contract extension and will remain LSU’s defensive coordinator, head coach Ed Orgeron announced on Thursday. Aranda, who also serves as LSU’s associate head coach and inside linebackers...
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Deke Bellavia
January 02, 2018 - 6:57 pm
As he worked through the Tigers Citrus Bowl game versus Notre Dame, he has put in one year and 18 days on the job for the LSU football program. That's Matt Canada, who came to LSU a little over a year ago like he was going to be the “savior” of an LSU offense that had been underperforming and...
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December 21, 2017 - 8:23 am
( The head of the Tiger Athletic Foundation is waiting to see what kind of impact the federal tax reform legislation will have on college athletics. TAF President Rick Perry says LSU season ticket sales for their major sports could be impacted since fans will no longer be able to deduct 80...
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November 13, 2017 - 1:19 pm
LSU Athletics Director Joe Alleva says the elimination of a tax break in the GOP tax reform bills could be disastrous for big-time collegiate athletics. LSU and many other schools require donations to purchase tickets to athletic events and Alleva is concerned those donations will go away, if fans...
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LSU Football
October 04, 2017 - 6:20 pm
By JAMES MORAN | Tiger Rag Associate Editor Amid its current crisis, LSU football has been holding more meetings this week than your average Fortune 500 company. Ed Orgeron met Monday with LSU Athletic Director Joe Alleva and his two coordinators, Matt Canada and Dave Aranda, and “laid out...
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Chris Miller
October 03, 2017 - 12:40 pm
After the stunning upset of the LSU Fighting Tigers by the Troy University Trojans of the Sunbelt Conference, it didn't take long for some fans to start calling for head football Coach Ed Orgeron to be sent packing. One fan has already started taking up a collection to buy the coach out. Using the...
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