Economist says LSU’s national championship season was a boost to Baton Rouge’s economy

Economists say LSU'S national championship season has already put a little extra money in many of your pockets.

Former Mississippi State, Wenonah High School player killed in Birmingham

No college or conference will have more players in Super Bowl LIV than LSU and SEC

How to watch, stream, and listen to the regular season debut of Zion Williamson

TODAY: Zion Williamson to make long awaited debut against the Spurs

LSU linebacker Jacob Phillips to sign autographs at Dick’s Sporting Goods Wednesday

LSU wins nailbiter over Florida; improves to 6-0 in SEC play

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Ohio steakhouse names new, crawfish-topped dish in honor of Joe Burrow

REPORT: Joe Burrow has signed with the same agency that represents Drew Brees

Nah, fam: Louisville basketball ‘Gat the W’ against Duke

Burrow on NFL Draft: ‘Whoever wants to pay me money’

  LSU Tigers celebrate national championship win with parade, fanfare

LSU gymnastics remains unbeaten with win over Auburn

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

The LSU Tigers met President Donald Trump as part of the team’s victory celebration at the White House on Friday, Jan. 17.

  Video of LSU players dancing to ‘Get The Gat’ at White House goes viral

A video has gone viral just hours after the LSU national championship team’s visit to the White House. on Jan. 17.

  LSU tight end Thaddeus Moss becomes 9th Tiger to declare for NFL draft

LSU redshirt junior tight end announced Friday, Jan. 17 that he has declared for the 2020 NFL draft.

  LSU fans offered opportunity to take photos with Coaches’ Trophy

The AFCA Coaches’ Trophy - Presented by: Amway was in the WAFB studios Friday afternoon but LSU fans will get a chance to see it up close and personal for themselves.

  LSU linebacker K’Lavon Chaisson declares for NFL draft

Travis Etienne returning to Clemson for senior season

Ingram drops career-high 49 as Pelicans outlast Jazz in OT

  LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda officially named new Baylor head coach

Arrest warrant issued for OBJ following alleged contact with security guard at Superdome

LSU WBB mounts comeback but falls short against No. 10 Mississippi State

  It’s official: Panthers hire Joe Brady as youngest offensive coordinator in NFL

Brady will work under the Panthers’ new head coach, Matt Rhule.

  LSU fans in Baton Rouge get their picture taken with national championship trophy

Lots of LSU fans in Baton Rouge took advantage of a photo opp with the national championship trophy.

Lyft donating to Carley McCord scholarship fund for every ride taken during LSU championship parade

In honor of Carley McCord, the sports journalist who was killed in a small plane crash in Lafayette on Dec. 28, 2019 while on the way to the Peach Bowl, Lyft is donating to a scholarship fund created after her death for every ride taken during LSU’s championship victory parade.

New Roads to hold special parade for LSU’s Patrick Queen

LSU linebacker Patrick Queen will receive a key to the city in a special ceremony in New Roads on Sunday, Jan. 19.

LSU DB Kary Vincent Jr. decides to stay for senior season

LSU safety Kary Vincent Jr. has decided to return for his senior season.

Will it rain on LSU’s parade?

LSU’s celebration for winning the National Championship title is probably going to a wet one. The challenge remains predicting exact timing of rains.

LSU Women’s Basketball faces No. 10 Miss. State in big road test

The LSU Women’s Basketball team (13-3), led by coach Nikki Fargas and Anaya Mitchell will travel to “StarkVegas” to face No. 10 Mississippi State (15-2) on Jan. 16.

Frank Wilson hired as McNeese head football coach

Former Texas-San Antonio head coach Frank Wilson has been hired as the next head football coach of the McNeese State University Cowboys football team.

  Former LSU football players believe OBJ was ‘caught up in the moment’ after video shows him giving out cash

Did former LSU star receiver, Odell Beckham Jr., cross the line?

  AUDIO: Joe Burrow tells podcast he took money from Odell Beckham Jr. after National Championship win

LSU is investigating a viral incident that happened after the football team’s national championship victory on Jan. 13.

  Former Saints star Steve Gleason presented with Congressional Gold Medal

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, announced that a date has been set for a ceremony to award former Saints player and ASL advocate Steve Gleason with the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest honor Congress can bestow on a civilian.

Clyde Edwards-Helaire announces for NFL Draft

Following a wave of six others, LSU’s Clyde Edwards-Helaire has declared he’ll enter the 2020 NFL Draft.

  2019 Warrick Dunn Award recipient announced

The annual Sportsline Player of the Year Awards banquet was held Wednesday, Jan. 15 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge.

LSU’s Jacob Phillips declares for NFL Draft

Seven total players declared for the 2020 NFL Draft as of Wednesday night (Jan. 15).

  National Champions LSU football will visit the White House

A White House official confirms that the LSU football team will be visiting the White House on Friday, Jan. 17.

LSU’s Saahdiq Charles declares for NFL Draft

LSU’s starting left tackle Saahdiq Charles has declared for the 2020 NFL Draft.

LSU’s Justin Jefferson declares for 2020 NFL Draft

LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson announced on Twitter Wednesday, Jan. 15 that he’s declaring for the NFL Draft, just two days after the Tigers won the national championship against Clemson in New Orleans.

Lloyd Cushenberry declares for the NFL Draft

LSU football player Lloyd Cushenberry has announced he will be declaring for the 2020 NFL Draft.

Patrick Queen declares for the NFL Draft

LSU football player Patrick Queen has declared for the 2020 NFL Draft.

Grant Delpit declares for the NFL Draft

LSU safety Grant Delpit has taken to social media to announce he’s leaving the program for the NFL Draft.

Pelicans tweet Zion Williamson is ready to make NBA debut in New Orleans following injury

According to a Tweet from the Pelicans Zion Williamson is expected to make his debut at home.

Raising Cane’s to offer buy one, get on free combos to celebrate LSU’s CFP National Championship victory

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers will celebrate Coach Ed Orgeron and LSU’s College Football Playoff National Championship victory by giving away free box combos to customers in Louisiana.

LSU softball picked to finish No. 3 in the SEC

The 2020 SEC Softball Preseason Coache’s Poll was released Wednesday, Jan. 15 and league coaches have predicted the LSU softball team to finish third.

Former Southern University player elected to NFL Hall of Fame

The 15 person slate for the class of 2020 was revealed live today Jan. 15 on the NFL Network’s “Good Morning Football."

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly announces retirement from NFL

In a tweet from Panthers Twitter account, Kuechly revealed his decision to retire in a heartfelt announcement.

Carolina Panthers hire LSU passing coordinator Joe Brady as offensive coordinator

The Carolina Panthers have hired LSU’s passing coordinator Joe Brady as the team’s next offensive coordinator. The team formally announced the hire Thursday morning.

  Here’s how many people watched LSU dominate Clemson

ESPN, the cable TV network that aired the College Football Playoff National Championship game, has released the TV viewing data from its telecast of LSU’s dominant victory over Clemson.

  Here’s where you can buy LSU National Champions gear

LSU has won the College Football Playoff National Championship! Here’s where you can get championship LSU gear in Louisiana.

No one is more proud of the LSU Tigers than Coach O’s mom

Just down the bayou in Larose, you'll find Coco Orgeron sitting on her front yard bench like it was any other day.

  Celebs, former LSU players react to historic football season, championship win

It has been a wild ride watching LSU win the national championship. Some loyal fans seem to think this video was the fire players needed to make it happen.

  LSU returns to Baton Rouge after national championship victory

The national champions have returned!

  Baton Rouge fans still celebrating LSU’s national championship win

The cheering continued at the LSU campus on Tuesday as the Tigers returned home from New Orleans.

  Are the 2019 LSU Tigers the best team in college football history?

Coach O, Grant Delpit, and Thaddeus Moss weighed-in on a new and very relevant question the Tigers now face.

  The Advocate selling extra copies, special edition posters after LSU’s national championship win

Many LSU fans in Baton Rouge were hoping to get their hands on a copy of Tuesday’s edition of The Advocate.

Ascension Parish president declares LSU Week in the parish

Ascension Parish President Clint Cointment has proclaimed Jan. 13 through 17 as LSU Week.

‘THE GEAUXT’: Joe Burrow graces the cover of Sports Illustrated again

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow graces the cover of Sports Illustrated after LSU’s 42-25 victory over No. 3 Clemson.

  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.

Joe Burrow gifts championship jersey to Michael Thomas

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow gave his championship jersey to Saints player Michael Thomas.

9-year-old LSU superfan from Alabama witnesses national championship win

A young LSU superfan from Alabama got to enjoy the sights and sounds of LSU’s historic national championship in New Orleans.

  No. 1 LSU defeats No. 3 Clemson in CFP National Championship

No. 1 LSU has won its fourth national title in school history by defeating No. 3 Clemson in the College Football Playoff National Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on Jan. 13.

State leaders congratulate LSU on historic national championship victory

Baton Rouge and Louisiana’s top political officials congratulated the LSU football team on their undefeated championship season.

College football honors reporters Edward Aschoff and Carley McCord during 2020 National Championship Game

As reporters gathered in the press box at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome for the College Football National Championship Game, there were two spaces reserved for journalists who died in December.

  GET THE GAT: Watch the national champions locker room celebration

In what has become a tradition for the Tigers, LSU All-American safety Grant Delpit streamed a live video on his Instagram page from the locker room immediately following the team’s national championship victory over Clemson.

VIDEO: Joe Burrow celebrates LSU’s National Championship victory by smoking cigar

Shortly after No. 1 LSU defeated No. 3 Clemson 42-25 in the College Football Playoff National Championship, Joe Burrow apparently celebrated the victory with a well-deserved cigar.

GAME UPDATES: No. 1 LSU defeats No 3 Clemson in CFP National Championship

LIVE game updates for No. 1 LSU (14-0) vs No. 3 Clemson (14-0) in the College Football Playoff National Championship at Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

LSU fan starts GoFundMe to buy Clemson mascot new outfit after numerous jokes about its appearance

Ahead of the College Football Playoff National Championship, there was a lot of talk comparing the LSU and Clemson tiger mascots to each other.

Geaux Tigers: Athens City School District goes purple and gold

Morrison-Gordon Elementary school went purple and gold on Monday, Jan. 13 to show support for Joe Burrow and the LSU Tigers.

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.

LSU fans gear up for National Championship game

LSU is a ghost town several hours ahead of one of the biggest games in LSU history.

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson narrates final LSU hype video ahead of national championship

Former WWE world heavyweight champion and Hollywood star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson narrated the video.

  Head coaches talk for final time before CFP National Championship

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron and Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney answered questions from sports journalists Sunday morning.

ESPN released a playlist for the natty and LSU’s is infinitely better

If the intensity of the pre-game playlist has any bearing on who might take home the national championship Monday night, it’s LSU by a mile - or a thousand.

WATCH: Burrow, Brees, and a lot of gameday hype!

LSU posted several gameday hype videos and trust us, you want to watch them.

Submit your National Championship photos and videos to WAFB

We want to see your National Championship photos and videos!

  Clear bag policy reminders for National Championship game

In the interest of public safety, and in order to speed up entry into A.W. Mumford Stadium, Southern University is implementing a clear bag policy this fall.

  WATCH: LSU basketball team has epic reaction after Skylar Mays sinks turnaround jumper at the buzzer

Fans lept from their seats as members of the LSU basketball team ran onto the floor of the PMAC to celebrate with LSU senior guard Skylar Mays moments after he scored a game-winning buzzer-beater.

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.