Football - Archives 2017

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Play Football Continues Preseason with Situational Scrimmage
Football 08/19/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU's third scrimmage of the preseason focused on game situations - including field position, down-and-distance, as well as the two-minute drill and overtime – as the Tigers capped their third week of camp with 70 plays for both the No. 1 and No. 2 units here  Saturday in Tiger Stadium.

'Football Saturdays' to Feature Coach O
Football 08/18/2017

CHARLOTTE – Raycom Sports' multi-Emmy Award-winning summer television series, "Havoline Football Saturdays," continues its 14th season this weekend. The series, with six one-hour episodes, is hosted by Tim Brando and syndicated in over 100 markets throughout the country.

First 'Ed Orgeron Shows' to Air from South Stadium Club
Football 08/17/2017

BATON ROUGE – Due to construction currently taking place at TJ Ribs on South Acadian Thruway, the first three editions of The Ed Orgeron Show will be held in the South Stadium Club at Tiger Stadium.

LSU Announces 'Skyline Club,' Football Ticket Packages
Football 08/16/2017

BATON ROUGE – The new Skyline Club, located atop the south deck of Tiger Stadium (diagram), is among several ticket opportunities being offered to LSU fans for the 2017 season.

LSU Sports Insider Episode 10: John David Moore
Football 08/15/2017

LSU Sports Insider Podcast JD Moore: Senior John David Moore of Ruston, La., sits down and describes what it is like to be an F-back in the LSU offense, his quarterbacks, running backs, and the opportunities as a future architect. Hosted by Voice of the Tigers Chris Blair.

Annual Fan Day to be Part of Spring Game Festivities
Football 08/14/2017

BATON ROUGE – In an effort to improve access and involvement for fans and student-athletes, LSU is moving this year's Fan Day and all future Fan Days to the spring as part of the National L Club Spring Game festivities.

Football Poster, Placard Available to Fans
Football 08/14/2017

BATON ROUGE – The official 2017 LSU football poster along with the popular placard poster are now available for fans to pick up free of charge on the first floor of the LSU Athletic Administration Building.

Football's Scott Elects to Leave the Program
Football 08/14/2017

BATON ROUGE – Backup quarterback Lindsey Scott Jr. has opted to leave LSU and transfer to another program, head coach Ed Orgeron confirmed on Monday.

Play Offense Shines in LSU's Second Preseason Game
Football 08/12/2017

BATON ROUGE – Derrius Guice rushed for 102 yards and a touchdown, while Darrel Williams added 76 yards and a pair of TDs as the Tiger offense put together an impressive performance here during LSU's second "preseason game" of training camp on Saturday afternoon in Tiger Stadium.

Play Football to Hold Second Scrimmage Saturday
Football 08/11/2017

BATON ROUGE – Ed Orgeron will put LSU through its second scrimmage of training camp on Saturday as the Tigers are scheduled for a 100-play workout in Tiger Stadium.

WR Justin Jefferson Joins Football Team
Football 08/09/2017


Play Football Wraps First Week of Camp with Preseason Game
Football 08/05/2017

BATON ROUGE – As part of the plan to get LSU ready its season-opener against BYU, head coach Ed Orgeron and his coaching staff are treating the four Saturday scrimmages in August like preseason games.

Athletics Upgrades Indoor Football Turf, Lighting
Football 08/05/2017

BATON ROUGE – Two upgrades to the LSU Indoor Practice Facility were recently completed prior to fall camp. A new 120-yard turf field and LED lights were installed for the 83,000 square foot indoor venue.

Twenty-Four Student-Athletes Among Summer Graduates
Athletic Dept. 08/04/2017

BATON ROUGE – Twenty-four LSU student-athletes received their college diploma on Friday as the university held its summer commencement at the Maravich Assembly Center.

Billy Cannon Statue Approved by Hall of Fame Committee
Football 08/03/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. -- The LSU Athletic Hall of Fame Committee has unanimously approved a proposal that a statue honoring football legend Dr. Billy Cannon be erected on campus.

Football No. 12 in Preseason Coaches Poll
Football 08/03/2017

BATON ROUGE -- The LSU football team is ranked No. 12 in the preseason Amway Coaches Poll, the USA Today announced Thursday. 

Play Fall Preseason Camp Off to a Fast Start
Football 07/31/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU's first day of training camp under head coach Ed Orgeron was anything but slow as the Tigers bounced from drill to drill during the afternoon session here Monday at the Charles McClendon Practice Facility.

Moore Joins LaCouture as No. 18s in 2017
Football 07/31/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU will have two No. 18s in 2017 as senior J.D. Moore was presented with the jersey at a team meeting on Sunday night.

LSU Sports Insider Episode 9: Dave Aranda
Football 07/31/2017

LSU Football Associate Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator Dave Aranda sits down and discusses the outlook for the 2017 Tiger Defense, players to watch, and the challenges of defending against SEC opponents. Hosted by the Voice of the Tigers, Chris Blair.

Play Orgeron Welcomes Team to Campus for Preseason Camp
Football 07/30/2017

BATON ROUGE – In what may be one of the earliest starts to preseason football practice in school history, LSU reported to campus on Sunday as the Tigers are set to open its first training camp under head coach Ed Orgeron.

LSU to be Featured on SEC Network Takeover
Athletic Dept. 07/29/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU Athletics will take part in the third annual SEC Network Takeover beginning late Saturday and lasting through Sunday night.

LSU Sports Insider Episode 8: Matt Canada
Football 07/28/2017

LSU Football Offensive Coordinator Matt Canada discusses getting settled in Louisiana, the excitement of his first year in Baton Rouge, and what we all can expect to see from the Tigers Offense in 2017. Hosted by the Voice of the Tigers, Chris Blair.

Football Home Opener will be a Night Game
Football 07/25/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU's 2017 home opener against Chattanooga on September 9 will be under the lights in the Tiger Stadium as the game will kickoff at 6:30 p.m. CT, the Southeastern Conference announced on Tuesday.

Key, Guice Named Players to Watch for Walter Camp Award
Football 07/21/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU running back Derrius Guice and linebacker Arden Key have been selected as two of forty "players to watch" for the 2017 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, the Walter Camp Foundation announced Friday.

Guice Named Preseason Candidate for Doak Walker Award
Football 07/20/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU junior running back Derrius Guice has been named a preseason candidate for the 2017 Doak Walker Award, the PwC SMU Athletic Forum released Thursday.