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LSU pitcher/tight end Nick Storz decides to focus on football full-time

LSU pitcher/tight end Nick Storz has decided to end his baseball career in order to focus on playing football full-time for the Tigers. Injuries have limited his appearances on the mound.

LSU QB talk heats up in January

  LSU formally introduces Peetz as OC and Mangas as passing game coordinator

Former LSU RB Chris Curry commits to Utah

Burrow: Ready, starting week 1 is the goal

REPORT: LSU senior LB Ray Thornton has entered the transfer portal

OPINION: LSU will get back to their winning ways in 2021

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LSU OT Austin Deculus decides to play for 5th year

He’s back: Burrow arrives at Bengals facility Monday

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5 former LSU players named All-Pro

31 former LSU players appear on NFL playoff rosters

REPORT: Former LSU DC Bo Pelini set to receive $4M payment from Tigers

LSU’s top target for DC, Marcus Freeman, chooses Notre Dame

LSU is still in the market for a defensive coordinator to replace Bo Pelini. Notre Dame announced Marcus Freeman will be the new defensive coordinator for the Fighting Irish.

LSU senior WR Jontre Kirklin returning for another season

The Tigers received more good news for the offense as senior wide receiver Jontre Kirklin announced via Instagram that he would be returning for another season.

LSU adds 4-star CB to 2022 class

The LSU Tigers have added four-star cornerback JaDarian Rhym for the class of 2022.

Vikings star WR Jefferson named Second Team All-Pro, finalist for Rookie of the Year

Former star LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson’s first year in the NFL has been one for the record books, as he’s continued to make a name for himself in his rookie season with the Minnesota Vikings.

  REPORT: LSU CB coach Corey Raymond offered position at Texas

Marcus Freeman interviews for LSU defensive coordinator position

Joe Burrow ‘on track’ to play in 2021 opener

LSU hires Panthers QB coach Jake Peetz as OC, Mangas as passing game coordinator

4 Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists have ties to Louisiana

Orgeron starts interviewing candidates for LSU coordinator positions

Orgeron: LSU All-SEC Freshman TE Arik Gilbert has officially entered transfer portal

LSU All-SEC Freshman tight end Arik Gilbert has officially entered the NCAA Transfer Portal, head coach Ed Orgeron said during an interview with 104.5 ESPN Radio on Tuesday, Jan. 5.

LSU’s Jefferson, Lewis named starters on PFF’s 2020 NFL All-Rookie Team; 1 Saints player also on squad

Former LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson and guard Damien Lewis have been named starters on PFF’s 2020 NFL All-Rookie Team. Saints tight end Adam Trautman also earned a spot.

LSU DE Glen Logan announces return in 2021

LSU defensive end Glen Logan announced he will join some of his teammates on the defensive line in returning to play for the Tigers again next season.

REPORT: Freeman, Peetz to interview for LSU coordinators

With the NFL and college football season all but over, minus the playoffs and National Championship game, LSU head coach Ed Orgeron will begin the interview process to replace half of the on-field coaching staff.

LSU LB Jabril Cox declares for 2021 NFL Draft

LSU senior linebacker Jabril Cox announced via Twitter on Sunday, Jan. 3, that he is officially declaring for the 2021 NFL Draft.

LSU senior DE Andre Anthony returning for another season

LSU football has done a nice job lately re-recruiting its roster and making sure veteran players return. Senior defensive end Andre Anthony announced via Twitter that he would be returning for another season in Baton Rouge.

Former LSU WR Justin Jefferson sets NFL record for receiving yards by a rookie

Former LSU star wide receiver Justin Jefferson set an NFL record for most receiving yards by a rookie with the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, Jan. 3.

LSU punter Von Rosenberg to enter NFL Draft

LSU senior punter Zach Von Rosenberg announced on Sunday, Jan. 3 via Twitter that he would be forgoing his sixth year of eligibility to enter the NFL Draft.

LSU junior OG Ed Ingram decides to return for another season

The LSU offensive line is shaping up nicely for 2021, as another player has decided to return for another season in Baton Rouge. Junior guard Ed Ingram is the latest to let it be known he’s not done playing for the Purple and Gold.

  LSU OG Chasen Hines says he’s returning next season

LSU junior offensive guard Chasen Hines has announced his plans to play for the Tigers again next season. He played in nine games this past season.

LSU receives commitment from 3-star OG Kimo Makaneole

The offensive line is an area of concern for the LSU football team but it is the area possibly getting some help with the commitment for the class of 2021.

2 LSU defensive linemen announce their return for 2021

LSU junior defensive lineman Ali Gaye and senior defensive end Neil Farrell Jr. have both decided to return for the Tigers next season. Both made their announcements on social media Thursday, Dec. 31.

LSU CB Derek Stingley Jr. named first team All-American by AFCA

LSU cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. has been named a first team All-American by the America Football Coaches Association (AFCA). It is the second straight year the sophomore defensive back from Baton Rouge has earned the honor.

  John Battle enjoys life as a Steeler, reflects back on numerous LSU memories

Former LSU defensive back John Battle feels blessed, currently a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers. In a recent interview, he shared thoughts on his current happiness, while also reflecting back on the numerous memories from LSU he’ll always cherish.

LSU FB Tory Carter announces he’s not returning for another season

LSU senior fullback Tory Carter could have returned to the Tigers for one more season but announced Wednesday, Dec. 30, on social media that he is now preparing for the NFL and an opportunity at pro football.

LSU K Cade York named FWAA second team All-American

LSU record-setting placekicker Cade York has been named an All-American by the Football Writers Association of America, the organization announced Wednesday, Dec. 30.

REPORT: LSU WR Racey McMath declares for NFL Draft

LSU senior wide receiver Racey McMath has declared for the 2021 NFL Draft, Geaux247 reported it has confirmed from sources. According to Geaux247, Brody Miller with The Athletic was the first to report the news.

LSU’s York, Ricks earn AP All-America honors; Alabama’s Smith and Moses, both from WAFB viewing area, also on list

LSU sophomore kicker Cade York and freshman cornerback Eli Ricks have been named All-Americans by the Associated Press. York was named to the second team and Ricks to the third team.

Karr WR Aaron Anderson commits to LSU, his ‘dream school’

Anderson is the 7th commitment for LSU’s 2022 class

Joe Burrow posts video of himself walking just 3 weeks after knee surgery

Former LSU and current Cincinnati Bengals rookie quarterback Joe Burrow appears to be healing well after season-ending knee surgery.

  ’No pub!’ - Ensminger is a true LSU Tiger

In an age of people clamoring for Instagram likes and making efforts to “build their brand,” Steve Ensminger is a man who has no interest in self-promotion.

  LSU offensive coordinator Steve Ensminger retires from on-field coaching, transitions into analyst role

LSU offensive coordinator Steve Ensminger announced his retirement from field coaching and will transition into an analyst role, the university has reported.

LSU’s York, Stingley named 1st-Team All-SEC by coaches; Amite’s DeVonta Smith named SEC Offensive Player of the Year

LSU’s record-setting placekicker Cade York and cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. have been named first-team All-SEC by the league’s coaches, the SEC announced Tuesday, Dec. 22.

  LSU, defensive coordinator Bo Pelini mutually agree to part ways; Bill Johnson, Bill Busch, Scott Linehan also leaving

The LSU football program and defensive coordinator Bo Pelini have mutually agreed to part ways after just one season, the university has announced. It has also been learned defensive coaches Bill Busch and Bill Johnson will not return.

  LSU has trio of QBs with valuable SEC experience

The quarterback position at LSU is suddenly crowded after three guys got their shot during the 2020 season. The trio was able to gain some valuable SEC experience this year.

5 Saints, 4 former LSU players make Pro Bowl

The NFL Pro Bowl has been announced and the New Orleans Saints have five players that made the roster. Four other players are former LSU Tigers.

REPORTS: LSU RB Chris Curry, DT Nelson Jenkins enter NCAA Transfer Portal

LSU running back Chris Curry and defensive tackle Nelson Jenkins have entered the NCAA Transfer Portal, according to reports.

Former LSU DT Siaki Ika commits to Baylor; rejoins former LSU DC Dave Aranda

Former LSU defensive tackle Siaki Ika, who entered the transfer portal in October, is staying in the South to be coached by a familiar face.

4-star LB Raesjon Davis decommits from LSU

Four-star linebacker Raesjon Davis, one of LSU’s top rated commits for the class of 2021 announced via Twitter on Monday, Dec. 21 that he has decommitted from the Tigers.

REPORT: Chiefs’ Edwards-Helaire out for remainder of regular season; hopes to return for playoffs

Former LSU star running back and now Kansas City rookie Clyde Edwards-Helaire will miss the remainder of the regular season with hopes that he can return for the playoffs, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

  LSU wins shootout against Ole Miss, 53-48; Johnson, Boutte set records

It’s a lot later in the season than usual but LSU and Ole Miss continue their annual rivalry known as the Magnolia Bowl and after a shootout of a game, the Tigers were the ones to hoist the trophy for the fifth straight year.

2022 Edna Karr WR commits to LSU

LSU has added their seventh commitment for the class of 2022 with Edna Karr wide receiver Aaron Anderson who announced his intentions to play for the Tigers on Saturday, Dec. 19.

  LSU looks to avoid first losing season in 21 years

A win for LSU against Ole Miss on Saturday would avoid the first losing season for the Tigers in 21 years, and coming off the high of 2019, the guys on this year’s squad say it’s critical to end the year on a good note.

Star Ole Miss wideout declares for NFL Draft

Star Ole Miss wide receiver Elijah Moore declared for the 2021 NFL Draft on Thursday.

Jarvis Landry calls Ravens CB Marcus Peters “a coward”

Receiver understandably upset about being spit at

  LSU adds 20 players on National Signing Day

The LSU football program is reloading with a new class of recruits that look to help the Tigers return to championship form.

  LSU looks to future with National Signing Day while getting ready to finish season on high note

A pivotal week for LSU football really gets rolling Wednesday for National Signing Day and will culminate with the season finale in Death Valley.

  LSU did nothing to correct problem of athletic officials keeping allegations against athletes in-house, second USA Today article says

The second investigative article in one month by the national newspaper USA Today claims LSU had knowledge top officials in its athletic department violated Title IX policies in the past and did nothing to correct the problem when notified two years ago.

CFP Rankings: Bama, ND, Clemson, & Ohio St. remain top 4; Florida only drops 1 spot after loss to LSU

Not many people are surprised to see Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson, and Ohio State keep their top spots in the College Football Playoff rankings but quite a few could be scratching their heads after seeing Florida fall just one spot after losing to LSU.

  LSU senior S JaCoby Stevens confirms Ole Miss will be last game as Tiger; preps underway for Rebels

Jokes about the Florida Gators and shoe tossing will likely be told for years to come but the LSU Tigers (4-5) must now be concerned about the Ole Miss Rebels (4-4) and senior safety JaCoby Stevens confirmed it will be his last game wearing the Purple and Gold.

  Orgeron talks big win over No. 6 Florida, Early Signing Period, respect for Lane Kiffin, and more

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron met with sports journalists for his weekly Zoom meeting to recap the huge win over then-No. 6 Florida and preview the upcoming matchup against Ole Miss.

LSU QB Max Johnson and kicker Cade York named SEC Players of the Week

After LSU’s 37-34 upset win over No. 6 Florida on Saturday in Gainesville, true freshman quarterback Max Johnson and sophomore kicker Cade York have been named Southeastern Conference Players of the Week.

  UPSET: LSU shocks No. 6 Florida, 37-34

The LSU Tigers traveled to Gainesville, Fla. to take on The No. 6 Gators in “The Swamp” on Saturday, Dec. 12, and left with the upset win.

  LSU-Florida Previews: LSU’s losses, Florida student with La. ties chimes in, and former college football players discuss LSU’s current crisis

LSU (3-5) is in the Sunshine State but the Tigers shouldn’t expect a warm reception from the No. 6 Florida Gators (8-1) when the teams face each other in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, also known as “The Swamp,” on Saturday.

  Coach O: ‘Looks like’ Max Johnson will start at QB against Florida but final decision not made

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron gave news of a possible change in the starting lineup at quarterback when the Tigers go into “The Swamp” to face the Florida Gators on Saturday, Dec. 12.

See LSU’s full football schedule; TV schedule updated

LSU will play at Florida on Saturday, Dec. 12 on ESPN. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. LSU will host Ole Miss on Dec. 19 at 2:30 p.m. but the network airing the game has not yet been announced.

I miss LSU football

The year 2020 has been the ultimate mental tug-a-war between being grateful for what you have and being fed up with “the new normal.” There are real problems in the world and while LSU football certainly isn’t one of them, I find myself missing it.

  LSU self-imposes one-year bowl ban for football

LSU Athletics and head coach Ed Orgeron released statements on Wednesday, Dec. 9 regarding the LSU football team not participating in a bowl game this year. LSU will self-impose a one-year postseason ban on its football program for the 2020-21 bowl season.

  ’They’re going to turn this thing around’ - Former LSU center, current Denver Bronco Cushenberry talks Tigers, rookie lessons in NFL & playing against Saints

In a recent interview, former Dutchtown Griffin and LSU Tiger Lloyd Cushenberry talked about LSU’s struggles following up its magical season, the lessons he’s learned during his first season of professional football, and the surreal experience of lining up against the New Orleans Saints.

  LSU TE Arik Gilbert opts out of 2020 season, Orgeron says

LSU freshman tight end Arik Gilbert has decided to opt-out of the remainder of the 2020 season, head coach Ed Orgeron announced during a weekly teleconference Wednesday, Dec. 9.

  Coach O has zero regrets about hyping the 2020 Tigers in the summer

LSU is 3-5 on the season

  Former LSU players react to Orgeron saying Arik Gilbert’s ‘body is hurting;’ comment on state of program

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron appeared on Baton Rouge radio Tuesday morning, acknowledging freshman tight end Arik Gilbert met with him about opting out of the remainder of the season.

  Orgeron talks about what still needs to improve; keys to beating Florida

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron met with sports journalists via Zoom to recap the loss to No. 1 Alabama and preview the upcoming matchup in “The Swamp” against No. 6 Florida. LSU fell 55-17 to the Tide, while Florida is coming off a 31-19 win at Tennessee.

REPORT: LSU TE Arik Gilbert is ‘homesick,’ considering leaving Tigers

LSU true freshman tight end Arik Gilbert is considering leaving the program because he is homesick and missed practice Monday, 247Sports reported it was told by sources.

LSU’s Cade York named Lou Groza semifinalist

LSU sophomore kicker Cade York has been named a semifinalist for the Lou Groza Award, which is presented to the nations top placekicker in college football.

Some former LSU WRs made plays for their teams Sunday but only one made history

Former LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson made history in Minnesota on Sunday, Dec. 6, becoming just the second rookie Vikings receiver to have 1,000 yards in a season.

  LSU defense surrenders 650 total yards in 55-17 loss to No. 1 Alabama

LSU hosted No. 1 Alabama in Tiger Stadium for an SEC West matchup and the Tiger defense struggled to stop the Crimson Tide offense in front of an official crowd of 22,349, with many of those in attendance from the visiting team.

TigerTV Tailgate Show: LSU hosts No. 1 Alabama

LSU has returned to Tiger Stadium, after not playing a home game since late October, to host No. 1 Alabama for a “Saturday Night in Death Valley.” The TigerTV Tailgate show previewing the game will air from 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.