#Louisiana State News

LSU Morning Rush: A tale of two Kirk Herbstreit's

It was just Saturday morning on ESPN's 'College Game Day' where college football analyst and color commentator Kirk Herbstreit questioned the heart of the LSU football program. "What I see is individuality", Herbstreit said. "I see guys that quit. I see guys who don't want to play for the LSU brand, that's very new."
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Report: Wide Receiver Koy Moore has entered the transfer portal

LSU has lost a player to the transfer portal. Koy Moore, a four-star prospect out of Metairie, Louisiana, has entered the transfer portal, per 247Sports. Moore had five receptions for 71 yards this season. He hasn’t recorded a catch since the Central Michigan game back in September. Last season, he had 22 receptions for 177 yards. Moore never reached paydirt in his 17 games with the Tigers.

Is Ole Miss vs LSU an audition for Lane Kiffin?

LSU rolls into Oxford this Saturday with a burden off of their chest: they know when Ed Orgeron will be leaving the program. Having beaten Florida, I’m really confused on to how to gauge this team moving forward in terms of their upside and their desperation. Will these kids play hard for their departing coach?

Where LSU opponents rank after week 7 in USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll

The LSU Tigers won their first game against a ranked opponent in their third attempt of the year. After losing to a ranked Auburn Tigers and Kentucky Wildcats squads, the Bayou Bengals were able to withstand the offensive onslaught of the No. 17 ranked Florida Gators on Saturday. The Tigers face their fourth ranked opponent in as many games with the Ole Miss Rebels, who were able to survive in Knoxville.
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Could Odell Beckham Jr be on his way out of Cleveland after the season?

Odell could potentially be moving on from Cleveland. It was reported on Thursday morning that Odell Beckham Jr. could be leaving the Browns as early as next season, per ‘The Athletic.’ Beckham Jr. is under contract until 2023. It’s unclear as to whether or not this would be a trade or just simply a cut of the former LSU wide receiver.

Paul Finebaum: Ed Orgeron staying at LSU is virtually impossible

Highly-regarded radio host and SEC Network personality Paul Finebaum had some blunt and direct words about Ed Orgeron and his job stability at LSU. LSU has been trending downward since Orgeron took LSU to a national championship in 2019 — or should I say Joe Burow took LSU to a national championship in 2019. The Tigers are 8-8 since that title game and 3-4 this season. ESPN’s FPI projects LSU to finish 4-8 this year.

Joe Burrow taken to hospital with throat contusion

Cincinnati Bengals and former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow was taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon for a throat contusion. It’s not known when Burrow sustained the injury, but in the Bengals game against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, Burrow had to be checked by trainers after he scrambled on a third down and was hit hard by Packers safety Darnell Savage.

Where LSU opponents rank in the week 6 USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll

Another Saturday has come and gone, the LSU Tigers had an opportunity to knock off a top 25 team that came into the game undefeated. Unfortunately for the Bayou Bengals, the team was never in the game against the Kentucky Wildcats. Once they scored their first touchdown of the game, they led wire-to-wire. The Tigers were able to put points on the board but not until after UK built a 35-7 lead in the third quarter.