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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
BATON ROUGE – Steve Ensminger, a former LSU quarterback and longtime assistant coach for the Tigers, has been promoted to offensive coordinator at his alma mater, head coach Ed Orgeron announced on Wednesday afternoon.
To My LSU Family, My commitment to LSU in November of 2012 was one of the best decisions of my life. My five years at LSU has provided me with so many important life lessons that I will carry with me on my next journey.
BATON ROUGE – Greedy Williams added another honor to his list of 2017 accomplishments as the LSU rookie earned a spot on the Football Writers Association of American Freshman All-America team, the organization announced on Monday.
LSU and Matt Canada have mutually agreed to end his employment as the LSU football offensive coordinator, according to head Coach Ed Orgeron.
To the LSU Family – I use the word Family because that is what we are – a diverse group of individuals bonded together by our common passion for Tiger football. My own passion stemmed from a childhood of games in Death Valley, radio broadcasts by Jim Hawthorne, and Purple and Gold gear for every Christmas and birthday.
BATON ROUGE – Dave Aranda, widely considered one of the top defensive minds in college football, has been given a contract extension and will remain LSU's defensive coordinator, head coach Ed Orgeron announced on Thursday.
BATON ROUGE – LSU football will be well represented in the NFL Playoffs as 24 former Tigers are on rosters of teams that made the post season.