1. READ AND REACT
Friday, December 02, 2016
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Monday, November 28, 2016
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Sean Payton Usain Bolted down the Saints sideline to challenge a call. He pumped his fists and shouted across the field as the Saints’ scores mounted. By the end, as his team’s point total approached half a hundred, he even strutted a bit.
Saturday, November 26, 2016
Friday, November 25, 2016
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Amid the rising din of chatter about who LSU’s next football coach will be, a couple of things are getting lost in the noise:
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
It has been a year on this road, a year of unpredictable changes, controversies galore, eras fading out and emerging and crashing into each other.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Ed Orgeron stood way out on the apron of the football field, signaling for his final timeout, with 0:03 showing on the Tiger Stadium clocks.
Friday, November 18, 2016
Thursday, November 17, 2016
They said it couldn’t be done. But after more than a month of waiting, all the delays, posturing, sniping, wheedling, pleading, infighting, calling out and fake cat skeleton bedecking are over.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Short of an actual death penalty for Southern University’s entire athletic program, it’s hard to imagine the NCAA handing down a harsher set of penalties than it did Wednesday for lack of institutional control over the school's long-festering elig…
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
When LSU lost to Auburn in late September to fall to 2-2, it was the end of the Les Miles era and appeared to mark the end of the Tigers’ championship aspirations.
Saturday, November 12, 2016
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — They were tired and they were cold, but when the clocks in Razorback Stadium showed all zeroes, they sprinted across the chilled artificial turf to bring home their prize.
Friday, November 11, 2016
Wednesday, November 09, 2016
On May 25, 1961, President Kennedy stood before Congress and committed the nation to landing men on the moon and returning them safely home.
Monday, November 07, 2016
Saturday, November 05, 2016
ArDarius Stewart took a reverse handoff and looked like he would run for a mile. But LSU’s John Battle closed the green gulf like a heat-seeking missile, throwing Stewart into the Alabama bench for just a gain of 3 yards.
It’s Friday afternoon, and the first order of business as CBS’s production crew sets up the booth in a Southeastern Conference press box is to set up the viewing perch for Verne Lundquist’s wife, Nancy.
Friday, November 04, 2016
Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Notes on a golf scorecard while wondering where Lee Corso will take his LSU and Alabama mascot headgear to be dry cleaned this weekend …
Monday, October 31, 2016
If you follow LSU football, by now you probably know interim coach Ed Orgeron has a label for every day of game week.
Sunday, October 30, 2016
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Joe Alleva’s sixth-floor office in LSU’s athletic administration building is wood-paneled and comfortable. But interestingly, considering the current state of flux within LSU’s centerpiece program, it doesn’t come with a view of Tiger Stadium.
Friday, October 28, 2016
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Ed Orgeron stood in front of a couple of hundred eager faces Tuesday at the New Orleans Quarterback Club, faces that each represent thousands more LSU fans eager to have their Tigers relevant again on the national scene.
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Remember the LSU-Ole Miss series, when the game meant the world to college football and to the careers of the coaches who battled in it?
Friday, October 21, 2016
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Notes on a golf scorecard while thinking about what great golf and football weather is heading our way this weekend:
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Kawann Short punched Drew Brees in the mouth. That’s at least what Brees thought it looked like when he picked himself up off the turf and watched the replay on one of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome’s new giant video boards that each cover more acrea…
Saturday, October 15, 2016
To tell the truth, Ed Orgeron’s "Tell the Truth Monday" looked like it needed to come a couple of days early for LSU.
Friday, October 14, 2016
Thursday, October 13, 2016
So, after more than a week of kerfuffle and recriminations, this is the final equation: a bitter compromise, with LSU and Florida playing their Hurricane Matthew-postponed game Nov. 19 in Tiger Stadium, the Southeastern Conference announced Thursday.