Sandra Bullock opens the door and in steps Ed Orgeron, sporting an Ole Miss pin on his lapel.
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
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.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Monday, October 10, 2016
Joe Alleva tried to play nice with Florida and the Southeastern Conference when it came to rescheduling LSU’s road game Saturday against the Gators with Hurricane Matthew bearing down on Gainesville. All it got LSU’s athletic director and his scho…
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Put aside for a moment the process that led to Saturday’s LSU game at Florida being postponed Thursday because Hurricane Matthew was bearing down on the Sunshine State. Forget for now whether the University of Florida steered the decision process …
Friday, October 07, 2016
Thursday, October 06, 2016
The decision to “postpone” Saturday’s LSU-Florida game was all right in itself. A killer hurricane named Matthew is bearing down on Florida. Imagine if they tried to play a game in Tiger Stadium a day or two after Katrina hit New Orleans, how fool…
Monday, October 03, 2016
Notes on a winning U.S. Ryder Cup scorecard while thinking Arnold Palmer must be smiling somewhere, sipping his namesake drink and looking for someone to join him for 18 holes …
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
In November 1999, LSU rocked the college football world by paying Nick Saban the then king’s ransom-like figure of $1.2 million per year, prying him away from Michigan State, which wouldn’t or couldn’t make a substantial counter offer.
Monday, September 26, 2016
LSU athletic director Joe Alleva said he would consider the rest of the season “an audition” for interim football coach Ed Orgeron to retain the job on a full-time basis, but he added that he doesn’t believe he will have a problem attracting a qua…
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Faced with an onslaught of flood waters that inundated his native Central, former LSU and Atlanta Falcons star center Todd McClure sprung into action, helping to raise money to help his friends and neighbors.
Friday, September 23, 2016
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Friday, September 16, 2016
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
It was just a glimmer, two words, the briefest peek into the post-benching psyche of one Brandon Harris, yet potentially it revealed so much.
Sunday, September 11, 2016
Someone was howling about something after the game Sunday, somewhere deep in the recesses of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Saturday, September 10, 2016
Friday, September 09, 2016
Thursday, September 08, 2016
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
In a profession riddled with scoundrels, Les Miles is one of the good guys. He’s been a pillar of the community during a summer of shootings, protests and floods.
Monday, September 05, 2016
When the story of the Les Miles era at LSU is finally written, when the documentary airs as an “SEC Storied” piece on the SEC Network, the soundtrack for it will have to be Frank Sinatra’s “My Way.”
Saturday, September 03, 2016
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Days before the Wisconsin game, Les Miles was asked whether he would forbid his players from doing the Lambeau Leap.
Friday, September 02, 2016
Thursday, September 01, 2016
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Sunday, August 28, 2016
In this year of polarizing presidential politics, there is something that many of us can reach across the aisle and agree upon: the intoxicating power of college football.