Is hate too strong a word for how LSU fans feel about Alabama? How about despise? Loathe? Find insufferable? Can’t bear? Sorry. Bad pun. The reasons are many for Tiger fans detest the Crimson Tide. Here’s our take on a seething, simmering top 10.

The Tigers and Tide tangle in prime time at 7 p.m. Saturday at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Scott Rabalais / Advocate sports columnist