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Bradley Dale Peveto is returning to LSU as the Tigers special teams coordinator.Peveto joined the Tigers in 2005 serving as the special teams coordinator and linebackers coach before being promoted inMore >>
Peveto joined the Tigers in 2005 serving as the special teams coordinator and linebackers coach before being promoted in 2008 to co-defensive coordinator and linebackers coach.More >>
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Former Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis and New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan will be guest speakers at this year's LSU Football Coaches Clinic.The clinic will be held at the PeteMore >>
Former Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis and New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan will be guest speakers at this year's LSU Football Coaches Clinic.More >>
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU says it has granted reserve quarterback Stephen Rivers' request to transfer after he graduates this spring, allowing him to play wherever he wants next fall. Rivers, theMore >>
LSU says it has granted reserve quarterback Stephen Rivers' request to transfer after he graduates this spring, allowing him to play wherever he wants next fall.More >>
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After a surprising end to the 2014 recruiting trail that earned LSU the number two ranked class in the nation, the momentum hasn't stopped for the Tigers.Les Miles and LSU added two more verbal commitmentsMore >>
After a surprising end to the 2014 recruiting trail that earned LSU the number two ranked class in the nation, momentum hasn't stopped for the Tigers.More >>
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With LSU's baseball team taking the diamond last week and the basketball team trying to make one of the post-season tournaments, I have to ask, is it too early to start talking LSU and SEC football? Nah,More >>
While you might be surprised at who has the toughest schedule in the SEC, the team with the weakest schedule should be no surprise at all.More >>
From LSU Sports
TAMPA – The
LSU football team put in a full day on Thursday as the Tigers spent the morning
traveling to the bowl site from Baton Rouge, followed by a two-hour practice
and then capped off the day with the Outback Bowl Welcome Dinner.
started early on Thursday as the Tigers departed Baton Rouge at 9 a.m. After a
one-hour and 30-minute flight, LSU arrived in Tampa at 11:30 and they were on
the practice field at the University of Tampa by 2 p.m.
capped their day with a series of meetings followed by an all-you-can eat
steak, chicken and ribs dinner courtesy of Outback Steakhouse. LSU and Iowa
combined to eat nearly 5,000 pounds of food, including 750 pounds of steak, 750
pounds of chicken and 900 pounds of ribs. There were also 1,600 coconut shrimp
and 160 bloomin' onions served to the teams.
"It was a
good first day," LSU coach Les Miles said following dinner. "We had a really
good practice today in some terrific weather followed by a great meal served by
the Tampa weather and all that the city has to offer make it an attractive bowl
destination for both his team and LSU fans.
here is great," Miles said. "I would hope that our LSU fans show up and cheer
on the Tigers. I can tell you that there's plenty of sunshine, the stadium is
as nice a venue as you'll find during bowl season and Tampa is a great
destination city. This is going to be a great game and I hope there's a lot of
purple and gold in the seats."
that while Tampa is a great city, his team is here to win a football game. The
Tigers, who are making their 14th straight bowl appearance, are 5-3
in bowl games under Miles.
focused and we are here to play a game," Miles said. "This is not just a
vacation in Tampa for us. This team is motivated by the chance at winning a 10th
game and to come away with a bowl championship."
schedule has the Tigers with a morning workout followed by a trip to Busch