The LSU Tigers (2-1) continued to build off their win over McNeese State as they dominated the Chippewas 42-21. Max Johnson and the offense were clicking on all cylinders in the passing game as Johnson threw five touchdowns on 26-of-35 passes for 372 yards.
LSU and Caesar’s Sportsbook announced Friday that they have entered into a multi-year sponsorship agreement, making Louisiana’s flagship state university the first in the Southeastern Conference to enter a financial partnership with a gambling company.
The No. 5 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft, Ja’Marr Chase earned Pepsi’s Zero Sugar Rookie of the Week the NFL announced. Chase the 2019 Fred Biletnikoff Award winner and former LSU Tiger had a breakout game in the Bengals Week One win over the Minnesota Vikings.
McNeese entered Saturday’s game against LSU wanting to show some improvement from last week’s season-opening loss to West Florida, and going up against a powerful Tiger squad that was looking to get back on track from their loss to UCLA last week, the Cowboys battled from start to finish in a 34-7 loss.
The LSU Tigers got a much-needed boost to their backfield on Tuesday, Sept. 7 as former Oklahoma Sooner and Tiger Tre’ Bradford enrolled in class at LSU and rejoined the Tigers, according to 247Sports Billy Embody.
The game many in Louisiana have been waiting on, especially the Orgeron family, is nearly here. Saturday, LSU will host the McNeese Cowboys pitting father against son, but it seems like just yesterday Coach O was in the Blue and Gold cheering on Cody in the spring.
Leading up to the second game of the season against LSU, McNeese football head coach Frank Wilson and quarterback Cody Orgeron met with the media for a press conference. Watch their press conferences below.
New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara landed on NFL Network’s Top 100 list on Sunday, August 22 as they revealed the top players from No. 40-11. Kamara came in at No. 14, he was previously ranked at No. 42.
The New Orleans Saints landed five players in the first batch of NFL Network’s top 100 rankings released on Sunday, August 15, LSU also had three players included. NFL Network released the bottom 60 players of the list 100-41.
The LSU Tigers enter the 2021 with high expectations after finishing the 2020 season with a 5-5 record and going unranked in the final Coaches Poll and AP Top 25. The 2021 USA Today Preseason Coaches poll has the Tigers ranked No. 13.