1. LSU: Over-Matched and Out-Manned, But Dangerous—UConn Up Next at NIT

    Trent Johnson, the 2008-09 SEC Coach of the Year, might be making an early case for a repeat with the returns from the NIT South Region...

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  2. Forget The Heisman; Race For The (Maurice) Clarett Award Really Heating Up

    The Heisman Race is really boring this year. Alabama's Mark Ingram is the only 'hopeful' that would have any hope in any other year but since this year's candidates are so bad from top to bottom I guess there is still a race...

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  3. Trent Johnson's LSU Tigers Look To Bright Future, What About This Year?

    The 2008 - 2009 SEC Coach of the Year, Trent Johnson recently announced the signing of a top ten early recruiting class and looks to be in position to put together a very special squad for the 2011 team...

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  4. Roll Tide, Bambi Died, and the Top Eight Reasons My Weekend Tanked!

    When Bleacher Report’s Alabama Featured Columnist John Fravel asked me to join him at the LSU - Alabama game this weekend I have to admit I thought I was being punk’d...

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  5. Alabama's Evil Genius Meets LSU's Mad Hatter With Everything At Stake (C v C)

    In addition to getting bragging rights, the winner when No. 9 LSU meets No. 3 Alabama in Tuscaloosa this Saturday will be in the driver’s seat to win the SEC West...

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  6. Czar Report: Texas Locks Horns on No. 1 "Destiny" Ranking, but Who's No. 2?

    Despite the current No. 2 BCS ranking, Texas is clearly the best team in the country right now.  After shellacking back-to-back conference opponents on the road @ Missouri (41-7) then No...

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  7. Czar Report, Dominion in Doubt: Texas, UF, Alabama, LSU Control Destiny

    From the Bleacher Report: Who's No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, who cares?   Clearly, Texas can make a case for being one of the best, if not the best, teams in the country after soundly beating Missouri in Columbia, MO on Saturday...

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  8. Doomed By History: What LSU Fans Need To Learn From Nebraska's Solich

    Oct. 18, 2009—From the Bleacher Report: "I will not let Nebraska gravitate into mediocrity," said Steve Pederson, then Athletic Director at the University of Nebraska, after firing head coach Frank Solich in 2003...

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  9. A Rush to Judgment: Should the NFL Ban Rush Limbaugh's Ownership Bid?

    Oct. 13, 2009 from the Bleacher Report: Rush Limbaugh, the controversial conservative talk-radio host, recently confirmed his bid for partial ownership of the St. Louis Rams' NFL franchise. This set off a firestorm of opposition from the likes of Rev..

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  10. The Czar Report: Alabama Winning the War in the SEC West

    October 11, 2009 - From the Bleacher Report: Going into week six with three unbeaten and four top 25 teams, including two in the top four, the SEC West continued to look like the strongest division of any conference in all of college football...

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  11. Florida-LSU: Tebow Could Start and Why That's Good News For LSU

    The national sports media faced its Waterloo on September 26th when its All-Time Hero to the World, Tim Tebow, was hospitalized after his helmet struck teammate Marcus Gilbert's leg during a sack at Kentucky...

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  12. SEC Preview & Poetry For Breast Cancer Awareness Week

    Friday, October 2, 2009: I figured if the NFL could go Pink your ole' Southern Man could pen a little poetry in honor of all the women in our lives. It's also time to take a look at the SEC action for week five...

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  13. Just Win, Baby! Monster Goal Line Stand Allows LSU to Remain Unbeaten

    Sept. 26, 2009 from the Bleacher Report: It has not been easy and it most certainly hasn't been pretty, which is not necessarily a bad thing when you think about where the LSU Tigers are after four weeks of play...

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  14. CFB Czar Declares War: Last One Standing in SEC West for All the Marbles?

    After three weeks of exciting college football action it is hard to argue that there is a better conference than the SEC. Coming into week three the SEC had four teams in the top ten with three of those in the top five and the No...

    Henry  Ball Written by Henry Ball about almost 5 years ago 850 reads 70 comments

  15. I Are One: Why LSU Fans Need to Remember Where We Came from

    I was 10 years old and already a long suffering Tiger fan when LSU hired Jerry Stovall, a legendary player at LSU and in the NFL, who would be the first head coach AM (After McClendon)...

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  16. Was Kentucky HS Coach Responsible For Player's Death?

    9/17/2009 From the Bleacher Report: LOUISVILLE, KY—David Jason Stinson, a 37-year-old former high school football coach was found not guilty today by a jury of his peers...

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  17. Now That You've Seen the Product, Are You Buying the Ole Miss Rebels?

    After finishing 2008 with an impressive win in the Cotton Bowl against Texas Tech and a solid 9-4 (5-3 SEC) record, the excitement in Oxford prior to head coach Houston Nutt’s second stanza has been electric...

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  18. Now That You've Seen the Product, Are You Buying the LSU Tigers?

    Sunday, September 6 - From the Bleacher Report: The preseason take on the Tigers from LSU had been mixed...

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  19. Now That You've Seen the Product, Are You Buying Alabama's Crimson Tide?

    After finishing 2008 with an undefeated regular season Nick Saban’s Tide began his third-year at the helm in Tuscaloosa with expectations sky high. The AP’s Top 25 Poll had the Tide in at No...

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  20. Oregon's Chip Kelly Finds the High Road: What Road is Boise Taking?

    The AP is reporting that Boise State will not discipline junior defensive end Byron Hout for his role in the incident following the No. 14 Bronco’s 19–8 win over No. 16 Oregon...

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  21. CFB Preview—Week One In a NUT Shell

    Thursday, September 03, 2009 - From The Bleacher Report: Today should be a national holiday-the dog days of summer are behind us, The images of Erin Andrews on our TV screens will ...

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  22. Personal Piece: A Love Note To My Georgia Girl

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  23. Some Alabama Fans Need Focus

    Disclaimer: This message is not intended for the vast majority of Tide fans. To those of whom this message does not apply, I wish you a very prosperous year and good tidings! To the rest of ...

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  24. The Ryan Perrilloux Effect: Latest Suspension a Reminder to LSU Fans

    Aug. 23, 2009, from Bleacher Report—On Friday, Aug. 21, Jacksonville State University head football coach Jack Crowe announced a one-game suspension of quarterback Ryan Perrilloux for an undisclosed violation of team rules...

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  25. Obama to Appoint College Football Czar: Southern Man Up to Task

    According to Wendell Goler at Foxnews.com President Barack Obama (our Commander and Sports Fan-in-Chief) has appointed over three dozen ‘Czars’ to manage virtually every aspect of American ...

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