Week 12 PREVIEW: What to Watch this Weekend

CFB Girl

Less than .03 separates the top three teams in the BCS standings.  As a result, this weekend Kansas State, Oregon and Notre Dame not only need to remain undefeated, but also must try to impress upon voters and computers exactly where they should fall within that small margin of differentiation. 8:00 pm on ESPN:#1 Kansas [...]

LSU Tigers 2012

Cornerback Tyrann Mathieu

LSU 2011 Statistics (SEC) The Tigers play on a grass field at Tiger Stadium (seats 92,400) Les Miles is in his 8th year as the head coach at LSU.  Last year LSU went 13-1 and while they defeated Alabama in the regular season, they lost to them in the BCS National Championship game. Last year [...]

Week 3 What to Watch For: LSU vs Mississippi State

Chris Relf

No. 3 LSU at No. 25 Mississippi State Analysts will refer to the fact that is one of only two games between match ups between ranked teams.  The response to that is that rankings are meaningless until October. LSU’s quarterback Jarrett Lee.  Jordan Jefferson was supposed to be the Senior QB, but he was arrested [...]

What We Learned in Week 1

What we learned from Week 1 in some of the close and/or high quality match ups #3 Oregon vs #4 LSU.  LSU wins  40-27.  If you’re a college football girl reader then you aren’t at all surprised that Oregon lost to LSU.  In fact, you expected it.  Why? 1) Their offensive line.  Last year they [...]

Update on Eligibility of Players: Tennessee, Alabama & LSU

Tennessee's Janzen Jackson (courtesy Getty Images)

Tennessee Safety Jansen Jackson:  8/24/2011 Derek Dooley announced that troubled Tennessee defensive back Janzen Jackson was dismissed from the Volunteers football team.  How this impacts them?  Jackson was third on the team in tackles last year (first out of all defensive backs) and tied for first on the team with 5 interceptions.  This could open up Tennessee’s [...]

LSU 2011

LSU Quarterback Jordan Jefferson

LSU 2010 Statistics (SEC) The Tigers play on a grass field at Tiger Stadium (seats 92,400) Les Miles is in his 7th year as the head coach at LSU.  He went 11-2 last year and while his LSU teams have always lost at least two games in a season, they still won a national championship [...]

LSU 2010

LSU (2009 Statistics) Les Miles is in his 6th year as Head Coach.  Some have questioned his tenure at LSU despite his coaching them to a title in 2007, turning down a head coaching position at his alma mater, Michigan, and having a respectable 17-9 record in the last two years. The defense has been [...]