If you believe the preseason hype, the LSU Tigers have only an outside chance of winning the 2013 BCS National Championship.
Tell that to somebody who cares about misguided hype. Tiger fans are simply smarter than that. You'd be a fool to count LSU out of the hunt—but then again, you have to admit that the Tigers have their work cut out for 'em.
Simply put, the odds are stacked heavily against LSU next season. Having to overcome 13 junior departures with the toughest SEC schedule is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to 2013's challenges for the Tigers.
With that in mind, here are LSU's biggest roadblocks en route to Pasadena, Calif.