Football - Archives 2018

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Offense Shines in Football's Second Scrimmage of Spring
Football 03/22/2018

BATON ROUGE The LSU offense had a big day on Thursday as head coach Ed Orgeron put the Tigers through their second scrimmage of the spring here in Tiger Stadium. Thursday's workout was a situational scrimmage and consisted of LSU working on a variety of situations including short-yardage, third-down opportunities, first downs, red zone, and goal line. The scrimmage marked LSU's sixth practice of the spring and also served as the final workout before LSU takes next week off for spring break.

NFL Hall of Famer Gibbs to Headline Football Clinic
Football 03/07/2018

BATON ROUGE Joe Gibbs, who led the Washington Redskins to three Super Bowl titles as head coach, will serve as the headline speaker at this year's LSU Football Coaching Clinic, head coach Ed Orgeron announced.

LSU Football Operations Renovation Renderings Released
Football 03/01/2018

BATON ROUGE LSU released the first set of renderings of renovations to the school's football operations building on Thursday.

Ten Tigers Set to Participate at NFL Combine
Football 03/01/2018

BATON ROUGE Ten LSU football players will be in Indianapolis over the span of the next four days to take part in the biggest job interview for any college football player the NFL Combine.

Ep. 19 LSU Sports Insider: Rick Perry
Football 02/22/2018

Rick Perry, President of LSU Tiger Athletics Foundation, discusses the exciting projects underway, those that are on the horizon, and the impact that TAF members make on the Tigers student-athletes. Hosted by the Voice of the Tigers, Chris Blair.

Football Adds Bill Busch to Staff as Safeties Coach
Football 02/08/2018

BATON ROUGE -- Bill Busch, former co-defensive coordinator at Rutgers, has been hired as the Tigers' safeties coach, LSU Football head coach Ed Orgeron announced Thursday.

Play Orgeron Recaps 2018 National Signing Day
Football 02/07/2018

We are really excited about Ja'Marr Chase and Kelvin Joseph. We want to welcome them to our great Tiger family. They are two of the best players in the state of Louisiana that we have targeted for a long time and two of the best players in the country, and they fit specific positions of need.

SEC Names 53 LSU Student-Athletes to Fall Honor Roll
Athletic Dept. 02/07/2018

BATON ROUGE Fifty-three LSU student-athletes representing four different sports were named to the 2017 Fall Academic Honor Roll, commissioner Greg Sankey announced Wednesday.

Ten Players Invited to NFL Scouting Combine
Football 02/06/2018

BATON ROUGE Ten LSU football players have been invited to take part in the NFL Combine, which begins later this month at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.

Football Spring Game Set for April 21
Football 02/06/2018

BATON ROUGE LSU will play its annual National L Club Spring Game on Saturday, April 21 in Tiger Stadium, head coach Ed Orgeron announce today.

LSU Recognizes 3.0 Student-Athletes
Athletic Dept. 02/05/2018

BATON ROUGE A total of 209 LSU student-athletes have been recognized for finishing the 2017 fall semester with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, the Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes announced Monday.

LSU's Super Bowl Participants & Winners
Football 02/04/2018

The following is a listing of all former LSU football players who were on the roster of an NFL team that participated in a Super Bowl.

Football's Ferguson to Serve on SEC Leadership Council
Football 02/02/2018

BATON ROUGE -- Long snapper Blake Ferguson has been named LSU's representative on the Southeastern Conference Football Leadership Council, the league office announced on Friday.

Who Will Join LSU's List of College, Super Bowl Champs?
Football 02/01/2018

BATON ROUGE Thirteen former LSU football players have won both a national title and Super Bowl. That number is guaranteed to grow by one on Sunday when either Ricky Jean Francois or Donnie Jones win the Super Bowl and join this elite group.

Etling, Key to Take Part in All-Star Challenge
Football 01/30/2018

BATON ROUGE Former LSU standouts Danny Etling and Arden Key will be among 24 players from across the country taking part in the 2018 State Farm All-Star Football Challenge at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on Friday.

Football Leads SEC with 17-Straight Super Bowl Reps
Football 01/30/2018

BATON ROUGE With three former Tigers in this year's Super Bowl, LSU will run its streak of consecutive years with a player in the title game to 17 straight.

LSU Great Kevin Faulk Joins Football Staff
Football 01/24/2018

BATON ROUGE Kevin Faulk, the leading rusher in LSU history and three-time Super Bowl Champion, is returning to his alma mater as Director of Player Development for the Tiger football team, head coach Ed Orgeron announced on Wednesday.

Ep. 18 LSU Sports Insider: Donnie Jones
Football 01/24/2018

Baton Rouge native and former LSU punter Donnie Jones spoke with Voice of the Tigers Chris Blair in this edition of the LSU Sports Insider. Jones and his Philadelphia Eagles won the NFC Championship and will play the Patriots in Super Bowl LII.

Three Tigers to Play in Super Bowl LII
Football 01/22/2018

BATON ROUGE A trio of former LSU football standouts, including two that won national championships with the Tigers, are heading to the Super Bowl as Ricky Jean Francois, Donnie Jones and Jalen Mills will meet when the New England Patriots face the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, February 4 in Minneapolis.

Gilmore Receives Senior Bowl Roster Invitation
Football 01/19/2018

BATON ROUGE LSU defensive lineman Greg Gilmore has been added to the Senior Bowl roster as he becomes the fourth former Tiger set to take part in the premier college football all-star game.

Gage, Herron to Play in NFLPA Collegiate Bowl
Football 01/18/2018

BATON ROUGE A pair of former LSU standouts Russell Gage and Frank Herron will play one final college football game on Saturday as the duo will take part in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl.

Chark, Williams and LaCouture to Play in Senior Bowl
Football 01/16/2018

BATON ROUGE DJ Chark will have some familiar company next week in Mobile, Alabama, as two former LSU teammates Darrel Williams and Christian LaCouture have been added to the Senior Bowl Roster, the organization announced on Tuesday.

Three Former Tigers Named to All-Rookie Team
Football 01/16/2018

BATON ROUGE LSU's three highest draft picks from last year's NFL Draft have been named to the 2017 Pro Football Writers of America All-Rookie Team, the organization announced on Tuesday.

Greg McMahon Named Special Teams Coordinator
Football 01/12/2018

BATON ROUGE LSU added another NFL coaching veteran to its football staff on Friday as Greg McMahon has been named special teams coordinator for the Tigers, head coach Ed Orgeron announced.

Sullivan Named Football's Senior Offensive Assistant
Football 01/11/2018

BATON ROUGE Jerry Sullivan, a 25-year NFL coaching veteran who is considered to be one of the top wide receiver coaches at any level of football, is joining the LSU coaching staff and will serve as a senior offensive assistant and passing game coordinator, head coach Ed Orgeron announced on Thursday.