Coach O receives commitment from top JUCO offensive tackle in th - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports, Social

Coach O receives commitment from top JUCO offensive tackle in the country

Orgeron's class of 2018 now holds 19 commitments. Source: Mark LaGrange Orgeron's class of 2018 now holds 19 commitments. Source: Mark LaGrange
(WVUE) -

LSU Head Coach Ed Orgeron pulled in a huge commitment Thursday night from the nation's No. 1 JUCO offensive tackle prospect. Badare Traore.

Traore's verbal commitment makes him the 19th player in the class of 2018 for the Tigers. Traore is 6-foot-8 and 315 pounds. Traore attends New York's ASA College. He'll be on LSU's campus this January.

Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

  • SportsMore>>

  • After Further Review: Sloppy wins still count for Saints

    After Further Review: Sloppy wins still count for Saints

    I usually leave a Saints game with an overall theme or feeling about what I just observed on the field. It typically jumps out at me right away and this column is written. But after Sunday I was left with kind of a blah emotion. Their effort against the Jets was kind of weird. It certainly wasn’t an overly impressive victory to celebrate, but nonetheless, a win in the NFL by double digits is nothing they have to apologize for. Dodging a bullet may be the more accurate descript...

    more>>

    I usually leave a Saints game with an overall theme or feeling about what I just observed on the field. It typically jumps out at me right away and this column is written. But after Sunday I was left with kind of a blah emotion. Their effort against the Jets was kind of weird. It certainly wasn’t an overly impressive victory to celebrate, but nonetheless, a win in the NFL by double digits is nothing they have to apologize for. Dodging a bullet may be the more accurate descript...

    more>>
  • Juan's World: Saints ground Jets, look to Falcons rematch

    Juan's World: Saints ground Jets, look to Falcons rematch

    The Saints meet up with the Falcons on Christmas Eve. Source: Mark LaGrangeThe Saints meet up with the Falcons on Christmas Eve. Source: Mark LaGrange

    Welcome in to Juan's World and as you know, this blog that I do is strictly an opinion piece with a few facts sprinkled in here and there. So, with that in mind, I'm under the opinion that the Saints should've been 'expected' to look past the Jets to next weeks rematch with the Falcons. How could they not look ahead to Atlanta coming to the dome next Sunday. And before you go all 'One Game at a Time' on me, think for a second. You're supposed to beat the Jets, who came in 5-8 and wi...

    more>>

    Welcome in to Juan's World and as you know, this blog that I do is strictly an opinion piece with a few facts sprinkled in here and there. So, with that in mind, I'm under the opinion that the Saints should've been 'expected' to look past the Jets to next weeks rematch with the Falcons. How could they not look ahead to Atlanta coming to the dome next Sunday. And before you go all 'One Game at a Time' on me, think for a second. You're supposed to beat the Jets, who came in 5-8 and wi...

    more>>
  • Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson to put team up for sale

    Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson to put team up for sale

    Sunday, December 17 2017 10:20 PM EST2017-12-18 03:20:31 GMT

    Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced Sunday that he will put the franchise up for sale at the end of this season.

    more>>

    Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced Sunday that he will put the franchise up for sale at the end of this season.

    more>>
Powered by Frankly