While teams are just beginning spring practices, we're already looking forward to the regular season. Sure, it is still a good six months away, but it's never too early to think about everything that comes with college football and the games that actually matter.
The LSU Tigers only return 11 starters from last year's squad, but many will say they are more talented this year than last. One thing that does not change is the fact that their schedule is absolutely brutal and they'll have to win several tough games in order to have a shot to return to the national championship.
While every game is important in college football, here are six games that the Tigers must win for them to accomplish all of their goals.