Football - Archives 2017

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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.

Ed Orgeron Heads to ESPN "Car Wash"
Football 07/18/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron will travel to Bristol, Connecticut and spend Wednesday on ESPN's campus for the "Car Wash". Orgeron will participate in nearly 25 interviews during his trip to the Worldwide Leader in Sports.

Etling, Key Named to Watch Lists
Football 07/18/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU quarterback Danny Etling has been named to the Wuerffel Trophy Watch list and linebacker Arden Key has been named to the Butkus Award Watch List, the two organizations announced Tuesday.

Guice Added to Paul Hornung Watch List
Football 07/17/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU running back Derrius Guice has been named to the Paul Hornung Award Watch List, the Louisville Sports Commission announced Monday.

Seven Tigers Earn Spot on All-SEC Preseason Teams
Football 07/14/2017

BATON ROUGE Seven members of the LSU football team combined to earn eight spots on the 2017 Preseason All-Southeastern Conference teams, the league office announced Friday following the 2017 SEC Media Days.

Jackson Named to Thorpe Watch List
Football 07/14/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU junior defensive back Donte Jackson has been named to the Jim Thorpe Award Watch List, which honors 45 of the nation's best defensive backs.

Key, Toliver, Clapp Named to Watch Lists
Football 07/13/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU junior center Will Clapp has been named to the Outland Trophy Watch List, while junior linebacker Arden Key and junior cornerback Kevin Toliver II have been named to the Bronko Nagurski Watch List, The Maxwell Football Club announced Thursday.

Clapp Named to Rimington Watch List
Football 07/11/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU junior center Will Clapp has been named to the Rimington Award Watch List.

Guice, Key, Toliver Earn Watch List Mentions
Football 07/10/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU junior running back Derrius Guice and junior linebacker Arden Key were selected to the 81st Maxwell Award Watch List, while Key and junior cornerback Kevin Toliver II were named to the 23rd Chuck Bednarik Award Watch List, The Maxwell Football Club announced Monday.

LSU's SEC Football Media Day Schedule
Football 07/10/2017

BATON ROUGE The unofficial start to football season begins today as LSU head coach Ed Orgeron and three key members of the 2017 Tigers head to Hoover, Alabama for Southeastern Conference Media Days.

SEC Football Media Day Attendees Announced
Football 07/05/2017

BATON ROUGE -- Senior defensive end Christian LaCouture, senior wide receiver D.J. Chark and junior running back Derrius Guice will join LSU Football Head Coach Ed Orgeron at SEC Football Media Day on July 10, it was announced by the league Wednesday afternoon.

Kennison To Join Louisiana Sports Hall Of Fame Saturday
Football 06/19/2017

Best he can remember it was along about his sophomore year at LSU.

Football's Key Has Surgery; Returns to Team Monday
Football 06/04/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU outside linebacker Arden Key will return to the team on Monday, head coach Ed Orgeron announced on Sunday.

Football Signs Texas Tech Transfer WR Jonathan Giles
Football 06/03/2017

BATON ROUGE Jonathan Giles, the leading receiver on Texas Tech's high-powered offense in 2016, has transferred to LSU, head coach Ed Orgeron announced.

Faulk Listed on 2018 College Football HOF Ballot
Football 06/01/2017

BATON ROUGE Kevin Faulk, the leading rusher in LSU history, has been included on the 2018 College Football Hall of Fame ballot, the National Football Foundation and the College Hall of Fame announced on Thursday.

Football at Mississippi St. to Kickoff at 6 p.m.
Football 05/31/2017

DESTIN, Fla. -- LSU Football's Sept. 16 road contest against Mississippi State will kickoff at 6 p.m. CT, it was announced Wednesday from SEC Spring Meetings.

LSU-BYU to Kickoff at 8:30 p.m. CT on ESPN
Football 05/25/2017

The 2017 LSU Football season opener against BYU in Houston, Texas, will kickoff Sept. 2 at 8:30 p.m. CT on ESPN, the Southeastern Conference and ESPN announced Thursday.

Eight Football Players Graduate on Friday
Football 05/12/2017

BATON ROUGE Eight LSU football players, including three members of the 2017 team, received their college degree on Friday as the school held its spring commencement exercise on campus.

LSU Sports Insider Episode 1: Ed Orgeron
Football 05/09/2017


Godchaux, Dupre Round Out NFL Draft; Free Agents Sign
Football 04/29/2017

BATON ROUGE -- Defensive tackle Davon Godchaux and wide receiver Malachi Dupre capped a spectacular 2017 NFL Draft on Saturday, as the seven-round event concluded in Philadelphia.

Pocic, Riley, Beckwith Among NFL Draft Day 2 Picks
Football 04/28/2017

BATON ROUGE -- LSU Football players continues to be grabbed at a record pace in the 2017 NFL Draft, as three more Tigers were selected in the second and third rounds held Friday night in Philadelphia.

Fournette, Adams, White Selected in NFL Draft
Football 04/27/2017

BATON ROUGE -- For the second time in the common-draft era, three LSU Football players were selected in the first round of the NFL Draft.

Play Tigers Looking for a Record-Setting NFL Draft
Football 04/26/2017

PHILADELPHIA LSU has had 38 NFL first round draft picks in school history but that won't last much longer as the Tigers are expected to increase that total by three on Thursday night when the opening round of the NFL Draft is held here on the iconic steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.