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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

  Joe Burrow calls Lowe’s employees in his hometown to thank them for working during COVID-19 pandemic

Joe Burrow appears in new Nerf commercial with NFL stars

SEC announces 2020 Football Media Days lineup

  LSU safety Jacoby Stevens inspires youth at Glasgow Middle School

LSU, FSU schedule 2022 season-opener in Superdome

Burrow Road? Developer seeks to rename road after LSU QB, newspaper reports

Continued Coverage

16 LSU Tigers invited to 2020 NFL Combine

  Joe Burrow’s journey to franchise-changing quarterback

LSU LB Donte Starks posts to Instagram about suspension

LSU Football: Hyping up the Tigers

  After LSU fan starts GoFundMe to buy Clemson mascot new outfit, money raised will be used to save wild tigers worldwide

  Baby named after Joe Burrow delivered at Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

  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.

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

To celebrate LSU’s recent national championship win over Clemson, linebacker Jacob Phillips will be signing autographs for fans Wednesday, Jan. 22.

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

A steakhouse in Ohio has already rolled out the red carpet and brought out the fine china for the likely arrival of LSU’s Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Joe Burrow.

  LSU Tigers celebrate national championship win with parade, fanfare

The LSU football team celebrated with the Baton Rouge community with a parade and much fanfare after the team’s national championship game win.

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

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

  LSU fans offered opportunity to take photos with Coaches’ Trophy

  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 fans in Baton Rouge get their picture taken with 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.

  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.

  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.

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.

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.

  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.

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!

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 - 9Sports previews the chase for LSU’s fourth national title

WAFB 9Sports previews the final showdown of the college football season between the No. 1 LSU Tigers and the No. 3 Clemson Tigers in the national championship.

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.

Justin Jefferson and Ja’Marr Chase ready to finish off one more goal this season

Chase starred at Rummel, and Jefferson at Destrehan

‘It’s a road game’: Clemson prepared to face hostile environment in Superdome on Monday

The Clemson Tigers enter Monday’s game practically as the visitors in this year’s national title game against LSU.

  LSU players look relaxed, exude confidence during media day; practice in Saints indoor facility

Members of the media were given the opportunity to question coaches and players from LSU and Clemson

Clemson, LSU enjoy Media Day ahead of national title game

Players from both Clemson and LSU were asked about practicing everything from Monday’s big matchup to Tony the Tiger. For many of the players, they’re simply just ready to play.

LSU, Clemson players participate in media day ahead of Monday night matchup

LSU and Clemson players took part in Saturday’s media day ahead of their big match-up Monday night.

  LSU departs campus and arrives in New Orleans after short drive

The LSU football team practiced on Friday, Jan. 10 and then boarded buses for the short drive to New Orleans.

  A look back at the construction of the Superdome

Down in New Orleans, the WAFB team is ready to bring you all the LSU action all weekend long. That includes WAFB’s Matt Houston, who took a deep dive into the history of venue where LSU will make its stand, a place to find saints and watch miracles happen: the iconic Superdome.

  LSU gear flying off shelves ahead of national championship

Fans getting ready for the game are probably looking for LSU gear to show off their Tiger pride.

  Baton Rouge bakeries cranking out purple and gold treats for National Championship

If you’ve already got your purple and gold Tigers outfit all set, you probably also need to make sure you’ve got all the baked goods to support the Tigers.

  LSU cancels classes on Jan. 13 and 14 for National Championship game

It looks like dreams do come true for LSU students and staff.

  Gov. Edwards visits with LSU football before National Championship game

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards took the time to visit with the LSU football team before they departed for New Orleans on Friday, Jan. 10.

  Tips for LSU fans to prevent vocal problems before National Championship

LSU fans are sure to be cheering loudly at Monday’s (Jan. 13) National Championship game against Clemson, so health experts are offering some tips on how to prevent vocal problems before they even start.

TRAFFIC: What you need to know for LSU vs. Clemson

The following traffic restrictions, vehicle limitations, and road closures will be put in place for the upcoming weekend related to the College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship game at the Mercedes Benz Superdome on Jan. 13.

  Fans ready to jam ahead of national championship game in New Orleans

As New Orleans gets ready to host the College Football National Championship Game on Monday night, fans can also get the full experience this weekend in New Orleans