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  Donated ticket keeps 86-year-old LSU fan’s 433-game attendance streak alive

  What fans need to know before LSU season opener

  Coach O expects DE Neil Farrell to get playing time against Bulldogs

  LSU tickets hard to come by this year with stadium capacity limited

  Stevens doesn’t think LSU creating own energy will be a problem

  THE 25%: Reduced capacity fans will have to do the work of 100,000 to uphold Death Valley’s reputation

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  Coach O talks team energy, Myles Brennan, & running backs during radio show

EYE ON THE TIGERS: LSU looks to replace and repeat

  EYE ON THE TIGERS: LSU is missing pieces but still has talent

EYE ON THE TIGERS: LSU’s fight against COVID-19

EYE ON THE TIGERS: LSU fan hasn’t missed a game in 66 years, but COVID-19 to end 433-game streak

  EYE ON THE TIGERS: LSU faces unique challenges this season

Orgeron points out concerns as LSU heads into season-opener against Mississippi State

The LSU Tigers are finally kicking off their 2020 season against Mississippi State in Tiger Stadium and they sit as a 16.5-point favorite to beat the Bulldogs for the 19th time in 21 meetings.

Eye on the Tigers - 2020 Vision

The 9Sports team provided a special report previewing LSU football in 2020, ahead of Saturday’s season-opener against Mississippi State in Tiger Stadium.

LSU picked by media to finish second in SEC West

LSU has been picked by sports journalists to finish second in the SEC West and tied for second in the league. The Tigers received seven first-place votes to be the SEC champion.

  ONE TEAM, ONE CHANNEL: LSU starts defending 2019 national title on WAFB-TV

The first LSU football game of the 2020 season is finally upon us and you can watch it on WAFB-TV.

  LSU players ready to turn the page to new season

SEC to use wearable technology to enhance COVID-19 contact tracing

  LSU running back says he’s dedicating game against Miss. St. to Remy Hidalgo

  Lunch with Coach O: LSU vs Miss. St. Preview

  ’Without LSU, I wouldn’t be where I am’ - QB Danny Etling still surviving in the NFL

LSU remains No. 6 and Louisiana-Lafayette still No. 19 in AP Top 25 Poll; big changes in Coaches Poll

  ’60 Minutes’ profile on LSU head coach Ed Orgeron airs on WAFB-TV

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron, who is no stranger to the limelight after leading the Tigers to their fourth national championship in January, appeared in a segment on "60 Minutes on Sunday, Sept. 20.

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

LSU has announced the names of the players who have been given the honor of wearing its No. 7 and No. 18 jerseys. JaCoby Stevens will wear No. 7, while Chris Curry and Damone Clark will wear No. 18.

SEC announces policy for canceled and rescheduled games

The Southeastern Conference released policies for football game cancellations, rescheduling of games and no-contest declarations for the 2020 season.

Former LSU stars make big plays in ‘Battle of Ohio’

Three former LSU football players were all over the field for the Browns-Bengals matchup in Cleveland for the “Battle of Ohio.” Joe Burrow threw his first NFL touchdown pass in the game.

La. Sports Hall of Fame announces 2021 induction class

There is quite the class for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame for 2021 with big names all over the place. One of those big names is former East Ascension and LSU superstar defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey.

  LSU seeing increase in COVID-19 testing after making it a requirement for students to get priority football tickets

As students get back into the swing of the semester, LSU is taking a whole new approach in order to encourage students to get tested for COVID-19.

8 LSU players named to preseason All-SEC team

Despite losing many players from its national championship team, LSU has plenty of talent on the 2020 squad, as eight Tigers have been named to the preseason All-SEC team.

  LSU athletic director says Coach O was being ‘too transparent’ in discussing COVID-19 cases among football players

A day after LSU football head coach Ed Orgeron revealed “most” of his players tested positive for COVID-19 at some point, Athletic Director Scott Woodward says the coach was being “a bit too transparent."

  Fans enthusiastic for season, as Coach O holds first radio show of 2020 football season

The first Ed Orgeron Show of the 2020 football season was held Wednesday, September 16 at TJ Ribs on South Acadian, and just like most things during this pandemic, it was very different from previous years.

  LSU holds news conference on COVID-19, football gameday procedures

LSU Interim President Tom Galligan and other top university officials held a virtual news conference about the number of cases of COVID-19 on campus and how the school is working to mitigate the spread of the virus.

LSU DT Nelson Jenkins says he’s ‘staying at LSU,’ after opting out for season

The carousel that has been the 2020 LSU football roster continues to revolve, as another player who had decided to opt out for the season has chosen to return.

  LSU announces changes for student tickets for this football season

LSU has released important information regarding tickets for this football season, which will of course be rather unusual due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

  Orgeron talks about strength of team, especially defense, and ongoing COVID-19 fight

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron had lots of good things to say about the Tiger defense under new coordinator Bo Pelini and several other topics during a Zoom conference with sports journalists on Tuesday, September 15.

LSU WR Ja’Marr Chase officially declares for 2021 NFL Draft

LSU junior wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase has announced that he has officially declared for the 2021 NFL Draft.He made the announcement via social media on Tuesday.

Orgeron: ‘I think the only way to get ready to play football is to hit’

September 14 was another “Tell the Truth Monday” for the LSU Tigers, and with their regular-season schedule, it usually means plenty of hitting for the Bayou Bengals.

LSU DT Neil Farrell opts back in for 2020 season

LSU defensive lineman Neil Farrell, who became the first Tiger football player to opt out, has returned to the team, head coach Ed Orgeron confirmed Tuesday.

Former LSU QB Joe Burrow runs for TD in first NFL game but Bengals fall to Chargers

Former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow threw for nearly 200 yards and got his first NFL touchdown on an explosive run but it was not enough to lift the Cincinnati Bengals over the Los Angeles Chargers.

LSU ranks No. 6 in AP, No. 5 in Coaches Poll; Louisiana-Lafayette moves into top 25 after upset win

LSU is ranked No. 6 in the AP Top 25 Poll and No. 5 in the week two edition of the Amway Coaches Poll, while Louisiana-Lafayette is also ranked in both polls.

WAFB to rebroadcast historic LSU, Saints games

On Saturday, September 12, fans will be treated to last year’s LSU-Florida matchup in Tiger Stadium.

  Game days under the oak will look different this year after LSU says no tailgating

Game days on Saturdays under the oaks on LSU’s campus will look different this football season.

SEC capacity restrictions announced for all 14 universities; Vandy not allowing fans right now

All of the schools in the SEC plans to have fans in the stands at the beginning of the 2020 college football season except for one. Vanderbilt announced on Friday that fans will not be allowed at games through the end of October.

After playing in front of LSU’s average crowd of 100,842, Joe Burrow will make NFL debut in an empty stadium

There will be no fans in attendance at Paul Brown Stadium when Joe Burrow begins his NFL career with the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, Sept. 13.

  LSU reminds season ticket holders of Fri., Sept. 11 opt-out deadline

LSU is reminding season ticket holders that the deadline to opt out of their tickets for 2020 football campaign is Friday, Sept. 11 at 5 p.m.

Former LSU RB Clyde Edwards-Helaire shines in NFL debut

Former LSU running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire, a rookie with the Kansas City Chiefs, had an explosive NFL debut.

  LSU looks for next 4 wide receivers to step up after loss of last year’s top 2 pass catchers

With the season-opener against Mississippi State right around the corner, many wonder who are the Tigers' two biggest threats in the passing game after they lost the No. 1 and No. 2 targets from last year.

  2 LSU grad transfers look to make big impacts for the 2020 Tigers

While nobody expects to see another Joe Burrow, LSU showed the impact a little-known grad transfer could have on its football program and the Tigers have two new ones that look to play big-time roles in the Tigers' success in 2020.

  ’He can be the best tight end to ever play college football’ - LSU teammates gush over ‘eye candy’ Arik Gilbert

With LSU losing so much offensive firepower from last year’s national championship juggernaut, including Biletnikoff Award winner Ja’Marr Chase recently opting out on the 2020 collegiate season, the Tigers certainly have their share of doubters.

  LSU football season will open at 25% capacity in Tiger Stadium; no tailgating allowed during 2020 season

Officials have announced the allowed seating capacity for LSU football games at Tiger Stadium during the 2020 college football season.

  LSU athletic director Scott Woodward talks about game day changes

So, what will Tiger Stadium look like when LSU opens up its season in late September? LSU athletic director Scott Woodward talked about what promises to be a football season like none other.

LSU DE Ray Parker suspended indefinitely; arrested on battery, criminal damage charges

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron announced Wednesday, Sept. 9 he has suspended defensive end Ray Parker indefinitely from the team for violating team rules.

Former LSU QB Joe Burrow named Bengals captain

Former LSU and now rookie NFL quarterback Joe Burrow has been named one of the seven captains for the Cincinnati Bengals.

LSU Interim President: 25% capacity likely at Tiger Stadium

LSU Interim President Tom Galligan Wednesday hinted at the likelihood capacity for fans inside Tiger Stadium would be capped at 25%, at least early on in the season.

  Governor says there is no 'difference of opinion’ between him and LSU on Tiger Stadium seating capacity

Governor John Bel Edwards told reporters during a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 8 that he did not know any of any “difference of opinion” between his administration and LSU about the capacity of Tiger Stadium for the 2020 college football season.

'I’m Coming Home’: Former Nicholls St. CB Darren Evans transfers to LSU

Former Nicholls State cornerback Darren Evans is returning to Baton Rouge to play for LSU. He played his prep ball at Glen Oaks.

  Orgeron talks scrimmage, recruiting, and more

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron held his weekly Zoom meeting with sports journalists on Tuesday, September 8 to discuss the latest happenings with the Tigers.

Who’s starting for Coach O’s LSU Tigers?

LSU opens their 2020 season against Miss. St. on Sept. 26

With opt outs changing the LSU football roster, who steps in?

WR Terrace Marshall will see a lot more opportunities to shine in 2020

Players with La. connections waived by NFL teams

Several football players with connections to Louisiana were waived by NFL teams on Saturday, September 5.

REPORT: Former LSU CB Tre’Davious White signs 4-yr., $69M extension with Bills

Former LSU cornerback Tre’Davious White will be staying with the Buffalo Bills for a while longer, the team announced via Twitter on Saturday.

GoFundMe set up to help former LSU DL whose new home was destroyed by Hurricane Laura

A teammate of Cecilia native Ramsey Dardar (No. 98) from the Charlie Mac and Jerry Stovall eras, Lyman White, says a GoFundMe account has been set up for Dardar, who lost his house in Lake Charles to Hurricane Laura the day after moving into it.

  ’People literally have nothing’ - Former LSU Tiger Washington driven to help Hurricane Laura victims

Former LSU Tiger Jacory Washington is no stranger to working hard and not expecting much glory. In the wake of Hurricane Laura, the Westlake native is pouring his heart into an unselfish effort.

  Fournette gone but Chark and Chaisson give LSU strong NFL presence in Jacksonville

Star running back Leonard Fournette may have moved on to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers but there’s still a very strong LSU presence in Jacksonville in the form of wide receiver DJ Chark and linebacker K'Lavon Chaisson.

Coach O named to 2020 Dodd Trophy preseason watch list

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron has been named to the Dodd Trophy watch list, the most coveted national coaching award.

  LSU to deliver truckload of supplies to Hurricane Laura victims in SWLA

Another truckload of supplies was loaded up at LSU Thursday, Sept. 3 to be taken to victims of Hurricane Laura in southwest Louisiana.

All About Fans: LSU shows off new helmet tech to help protect players from COVID-19

LSU, in partnership with a Louisiana sports technology startup, has developed new helmet cooling technologies to make customizable air circulation devices for athletic helmets with the goal of helping to protect the players from coronavirus.

  Lamar Jackson, Tom Herman ‘hired,’ and that cocky Foster Moreau - Colin Jeter recalls the many memorable moments of his LSU career

Like most tight ends in recent seasons at LSU, Colin Jeter wasn’t thrown a ton of footballs. Jeter made a total of 23 receptions for 289 yards and two touchdowns during his three-year career as a Tiger.

Former LSU RB Leonard Fournette signing with Bucs after release from Jaguars

Former LSU running back Leonard Fournette is joining the Tampa Bay Bucs after being released from the Jacksonville Jaguars. Fournette tweeted about the move on Wednesday.

  Former LSU LB Lamar Louis hopes to inspire positive change

Former LSU linebacker Lamar Louis is someone who is using his platform to reach others and hopefully influence positive change in society.

  Orgeron reiterates ‘Next Man Up’ philosophy after 2 more players opt out

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron met with sports journalists the day after two more players decided to opt out for the 2020 season and he reiterated the “Next Man Up” philosophy.

WAFB-TV will televise 3 LSU football games during 2020 season, including season opener

Three LSU football games and four other exciting SEC matchups will air on WAFB-TV during the 2020 college football season.

REPORT: LSU DE TK McLendon enters transfer portal

LSU junior defensive end TK McLendon has decided to enter the NCAA Transfer Portal, 247Sports reported it has been told by a source.

  ‘Thank you!’ LSU WR Ja’Marr Chase officially announces his decision to opt out of 2020 season

LSU junior wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase has chosen to opt out of the 2020 college football season and begin preparations for the 2021 NFL Draft.

  REPORT: LSU DT Tyler Shelvin opts out of 2020 season

LSU defensive tackle Tyler Shelvin is the fourth Tiger to opt out of the 2020 football season, the Geaux247 staff reported it has learned from multiple sources.

  ’Maybe the most complicated player in Jaguars history’ - What went wrong for Leonard Fournette in Jacksonville?

There was obviously too much drama for the Jacksonville Jaguars to endure, as the team cut former LSU running back Leonard Fournette on Monday after just three seasons. What exactly went wrong?

Mississippi TE Jalen Shead commits to the Tigers

The LSU football program continued its hot streak on the recruiting trail as it landed three-star tight end Jalen Shead from Mississippi

  LSU football players help collect supplies for Hurricane Laura victims

The day after the LSU football team skipped practice to march through the campus to fight for social justice, senior safety JaCoby Stevens and some of his teammates were doing their part to help those impacted by Hurricane Laura.

  LSU 2021 targets move up Rivals250 rankings

LSU currently has 17 commits in their 2021 class

  ’There’s no love lost between me and that cat’ - LSU great Vincent no fan of former asst. coach Larry Porter

Former LSU running back Justin Vincent said he totally disagreed with running backs coach Larry Porter’s methods and that he was hardly alone in that opinion.