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LSU’s fate rests in how quickly they can improve defensively

It's going to be a long season if the Tigers can't defend better than they did against Mississippi State.

JaCoby Stevens set to wear No. 7; Curry and Clark will wear No. 18

LSU trending toward running back by committee

Tigers embrace change for upcoming 2020 season

Big 12 officially announces it is moving forward with fall football

Big Ten officially announces postponement of fall football; myocarditis reportedly greatly influenced decision

Former Nicholls State RB Dalton Hilliard Jr. dies at 29

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REPORT: Big Ten cancels its 2020 college football season

Former LSU RB Derrius Guice released from Washington following arrest on domestic violence charges

OFFICIAL: SEC presidents adopt plan to play conference-only, 10-game football schedule

SWAC postpones fall sports schedule until spring

Southern AD Roman Banks still hopeful New Orleans hosts Bayou Classic

  Nicholls Athletic Director Jonathan Terrell ready to continue Colonels success

Mississippi coaches unite in Jackson to push for change of state flag

Mike Leach, Lane Kiffin, and several coaches & athletic directors from Mississippi's eight public universities urged lawmakers to remove flag Thursday.

Joe Burrow named SEC Male Athlete of the Year

Former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow has been named the SEC Roy F. Kramer Male Athlete of the Year

  LSU’s 2021 recruiting class holds nationwide appeal

LSU's latest commit hails from Ohio

Juan’s World: Is it the Scheme or the QB?

Juan's World: QB or Scheme gets LSU Success

Clyde Edwards-Helaire should be perfect fit in Kansas City

2020 NFL DRAFT: Alabama S Shyheim Carter, Kentwood native, signs with NY Jets as undrafted rookie free agent

  Tulane adjusting to ‘new normal’ of college football

Quarterback competition underway at Tulane spring practice

  LSU Football: Hyping up the Tigers

  President Trump congratulates LSU’s football team on national title during White House visit

  Ed Orgeron, coaching staff to earn big payday for LSU’s national championship victory

In addition to winning the hearts of fans, LSU’s coaching staff will receive financial bonuses for leading the Tigers to a national championship victory.

Juan’s World: LSU Wins the Natty

LSU Tigers win National Champinship

How to watch, stream, listen to LSU-Clemson National Championship game

Here is how you can watch the LSU Tigers play in the biggest college football game of the season no matter where you live.

EYE ON THE TITLE: Four players from LSU’s lackluster Curley Hallman-era reflect on 2019 Tigers season

While the atmosphere at Tiger Stadium has been raucous for nearly the last 20 years, things weren’t always good in Death Valley. WAFB 9sports anchor Jacques Doucet sat down with four former LSU players who played during the program’s lackluster years of the early 1990s.

  EYE ON THE TITLE: Lloyd Cushenberry III known by his parents as a gentle giant whose dream is coming true

One of the “big” reasons LSU has had such a prolific season offensively is the man in the middle of the line.

EYE ON THE TITLE: Former LSU QBs Flynn, Mauck believe Burrow has blue-chip to win National Championship

Since the turn of the century, just two quarterbacks have led the Tigers to a national championship: 2007′s Matt Flynn, And 2003′s Matt Mauck. And both of them want Joe Burrow to

EYE ON THE TITLE: Patrick Queen, parents, and coaches reflect on LSU LB’s legendary career at Livonia High School

Before LSU linebacker Patrick Queen was tackling opposing players underneath the lights of Tiger Stadium, he was shining as a running back under the Friday night lights for the Livonia High Wild Cats.

Joe Burrow meets Drew Brees for the first time: ‘You were my idol growing up'

Louisiana’s two favorite quarterbacks, LSU’s Heisman Trophy-winning Joe Burrow and New Orleans Saints’ Super Bowl XLIV MVP Drew Brees, met in person for the first time on Sunday, Jan. 12.

  LSU defeats Oklahoma, 63-28 in CFP Semifinal; will now face Clemson

No. 1 LSU (14-0) is headed to its fifth national after defeating No. 4 Oklahoma (13-1) on Dec. 28 in the College Football Playoff Semifinal at Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

Juan’s World: The New Broadway Jeaux

Joe Burrow Heisman winner

HOW TO WATCH: LSU, Southern, UL-Lafayette, Southeastern, and Nicholls games

There are five huge games for Louisiana’s college football teams on Saturday, Dec. 7.

Southern holds on to defeat Grambling in 46th annual Bayou Classic

The Southern Jaguars are facing the Grambling State Tigers in the 46th annual Bayou Classic in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

Southeastern overcomes 17 point deficit; tops Villanova in first round of FCS playoffs

The Southeastern Louisiana Lions are hosting the Villanova Wildcats in Strawberry Stadium in the first round of the FCS playoffs.

Nicholls State defeats North Dakota 24-6 in first round of FCS playoffs

The Nicholls State Colonels are hosting the North Dakota Fighting Hawks in Guidry Stadium in the first round of the FCS playoffs.

SLU head coach Frank Scelfo named SLC’s Coach of the Year

Southeastern football head coach Frank Scelfo has been named the Southland Conference Coach of the Year.

Southeastern and Nicholls host games in first round of FCS playoffs

Southeastern had to wait to find out its fate and the Lions are not only in the FCS playoffs but they will host a first round game.

Ed Orgeron shoulders the blame for defensive mistakes

Ed Orgeron isn't piling on his defense after a rough outing against Ole Miss.

  LSU QB Joe Burrow earns multiple national Player of the Week honors

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow has been racking up honors for his performance in the Tigers’ 46-41 victory over Alabama.

  LSU holds off Alabama to remain undefeated

LSU and Alabama proved to be a heavyweight fight in Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Column: My top five LSU vs. Florida games in last 15 years

Les Miles and Ed Orgeron have had some epic battles against the Gators. These are my top five.

Tulane survives Army with big second half performance

Tulane improves to 4-1 with a huge road win over Army.

LSU dominates Utah State with total team effort

LSU played their best game yet to defeat the Aggies in Tiger Stadium.

Southeastern surges past Northwestern State

Southeastern Louisiana is ranked No. 17 and No. 19 in the nation and is tied for first place with Sam Houston in the Southland Conference.

  Tulane WR Jalen McCleskey earns AAC Offensive Player of the Week

McCleskey delivered the game-winning touchdown in the final 10 seconds of the game to defeat Houston.

  Tulane wins last-second thriller over Houston, 38-31

The Green Wave erased a 21-point first half deficit to beat the Houston Cougars on national television.

LSU shakes off slow start to dominate Northwestern State

LSU shook off a rocky start to shut out Northwestern State in the second half.

  LSU holds off Texas in 45-38 shootout

LSU and Texas's offenses traded big play for big play on a hot night in Austin.

SLU game at Bethune-Cookman cancelled due to Hurricane Dorian

The No. 23 Southeastern Louisiana football team’s scheduled game at Bethune-Cookman on Saturday has been cancelled due to the expected effects of Hurricane Dorian on the Daytona Beach, Florida area.

Southeastern Lions hold media day, looking to all pull in same direction this season

Frank Scelfo is entering his second season at Southeastern and Saturday the Lions hosted media day to introduce their 2019 team.

Southern Jags off and running on first day of practice

The Southern football team hit the field at A.W. Mumford Stadium early Friday morning for day one of preseason practice.

  Colonels heavy favorites to win Southland Conference in 2019

Colonels open their season at Kansas State

Jared Lorenzen dies at age 38

Former UK quarterback Jared Lorenzen has died, WAVE 3 News has learned.

NFL DRAFT: LSU TE Foster Moreau taken No. 137 by the Oakland Raiders

LSU tight end Foster Moreau went in the fourth round at No. 137 overall to the Oakland Raiders in the 2019 NFL Draft.

White, Williams, and 10 other former Tigers showcase their talent at LSU Pro Day

LSU will host its annual Pro Day for 12 former Tigers hoping to impress NFL scouts and hear their name called on draft day.

Coach O’s contract extension includes $500K raise, $2M in incentives

LSU officials approved a contract extension for Coach O after the Tigers' 10-3 season and bowl game victory over UCF.

Paralyzed former football player Devon Gales hired as assistant coach at Georgia high school

Former Southern University Cornerback Devon Gales is heading back to the football field almost four years after he was paralyzed during a game.

LSU football begins spring practice on a high note

LSU saw a mix of new and familiar faces return to the field for the start of spring practice.

Ole Miss football forced to vacate 33 wins over six seasons

Ole Miss received the sanctions after being accused of 15 Level I violations under coach Hugh Freeze.

SLU product Robert Alford quickly goes from Falcons to Cardinals

Two days after the Falcons released Robert Alford, the Southeastern and Hammond High product has signed on with the Arizona Cardinals.

LSU finishes strong with top five recruiting class of 2019

The Tigers capped off the 2019 class with one of the top players in Louisiana and the number one prospect in the state of Tennessee.

  Amite’s Ishmael Sopsher signs with Alabama

Tangipahoa Parish’s top recruit is once again heading to Alabama as Amite High defensive tackle Ishmael Sopsher announced Wednesday that he is heading to Tuscaloosa.

LSU adds surprise signing Jay Ward from Georgia

h signing Wednesday as cornerback Jay Ward surprised much of the SEC by choosing the Tigers over Kentucky.

  QB Andrew Robison signs with Nicholls

Andrew Robison’s long year of football limbo has finally come to a close as the Hahnville senior quarterback has signed on to play at Nicholls.

Former LSU Coach makes dramatic movie acting debut in ‘The Challenger Disaster’

Former LSU coach Les Miles will make his return to the college football field in Kansas later this year.

LSU LB Devin White announces he is entering NFL draft

LSU linebacker Devin White will not return for his senior season with the Tigers.

Clemson captures second national title in three years by crushing Alabama

Clemson finishes the season 15-0

Ex-Arkansas QB Cole Kelley transferring to SE Louisiana

Ex-Arkansas QB Cole Kelley transferring to SE Louisiana

Ehlinger’s three touchdown runs help Texas upset Georgia in the Sugar Bowl

Texas finished the season 10-4

  LSU Tigers face UCF Knights in Fiesta Bowl

The LSU Tigers will play for the first time in the Fiesta Bowl Tuesday against a team that hasn’t lost since December 2016.

  Georgia Bulldogs set to take on Texas Longhorns in Sugar Bowl

The Georgia Bulldogs will take on The Texas Longhorns.

Tigers prepare for ‘one of their biggest challenges’ all year

LSU prepares to take on a UCF team that hasn't dropped a game since 2016.

Tigers prepare for up-tempo UCF offense

Grant Delpit and Devin White will have to step up in the absence of six LSU starters on defense.

Alabama outlasts Oklahoma 45-34 to advance to CFP title game

No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Oklahoma enter Saturday’s Orange Bowl and CFP semifinal game as two of the best offenses in college football.

Clemson crushes Notre Dame in College Football Playoff semi-final

Clemson stays undefeated with a 14-0 record

Clyde Edwards-Helaire arrives with his LSU teammates in Arizona for the Fiesta Bowl

Edwards-Helaire and walk-on linebacker Jared Small were involved in a Dec. 22 shooting

Elias Ricks, No. 1 CB in Class of 2020, commits to LSU on Christmas Day

LSU football and head coach Ed Orgeron received a special Christmas present in the form of another top recruit committing to the Tigers.

  LSU ranked No. 4 by two recruiting sites during early signing period

Tigers land at No. 6 in ESPN's rankings

Former LSU quarterback Lowell Narcisse signs with Texas-San Antonio

Narcisse left LSU in August