1. LSU Tigers Take a Backseat To the New Orleans Saints

    Head Coach Sean Payton has officially led the New Orleans Saints out of the 40-plus years of wandering the gridiron wilderness...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 302 reads 6 comments

  2. LSU Not the Center of the Universe: Life Goes On

    As much as it pains me to close my heart on the 2009-10 LSU football season—and the "what could have been" scenarios…the bottom line is that the Tigers were who we all thought they’d be...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 609 reads 19 comments

  3. Capital One Bowl: College Football Icon vs. The Mad Hatter

    The 2010 BCS bowls have some intriguing matchups to say the least. Alabama against Texas is most likely the most intriguing and for all the marbles—that’s hard to argue...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 449 reads 1 comments

  4. Putting the LSU Loss to Ole Miss in Perspective

    To say that Coach Miles has taken some heat over the last few days would be an understatement. Irate fans, disgruntled alums, and overall nausea filled the hearts of all who follow LSU with the passion that only LSU people do; I was one of them...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 719 reads 10 comments

  5. LSU: Tear in the Eye of the Tigers

    I found myself almost despondent after having watched the LSU Tigers brush back the pesky Bulldogs of La. Tech. Most likely, this was one of the least exciting games I’ve ever seen the Tigers play...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 1,096 reads 10 comments

  6. Bama Tops Tigers: So Close but So Far Away

    What must be a morning of not only bruised bodies are bruised hearts of the LSU Tigers after losing to Alabama yesterday...players, coaches, and fans...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 359 reads 6 comments

  7. LSU Beats Bama: Crystal Ball Glows Purple and Gold

    Call it what you want. A gut feeling, intuition, or taking a trip down myopic lane … I’m calling my shot across the bow of USS Saban. LSU beats the Tide this weekend...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 494 reads 46 comments

  8. Les in the Hat Is More than Saban in Bama Nation

    Bama Clones are already raiding Bleacher Report like fat kids would an abandoned doughnut shop—lobbing their gibberish on how "mediocre" LSU is...and ever will be with coach Les Miles at the helm...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 1,443 reads 35 comments

  9. Dear Coach Miles: A Letter to Les

    Dear Coach, I am writing this letter as one of many who represent Tiger Nation. Those of us who faithfully follow our beloved LSU in most every sport. But like most, the football program holds a very special place in our heart...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about over 4 years ago 2,012 reads 49 comments

  10. Is LSU Merely Another Speed Bump for the Florida Scoring Machine?

    Head long into the media hype, LSU and Florida will meet in Death Valley this Saturday with both teams expecting a win. Florida—the media darlings from preseason on with Urban Meyer, Tim Tebow and Co...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 436 reads 6 comments

  11. LSU's Mantra: The Way of Bamboo

    Thus far this season, LSU Nation has been waiting for the way of the Tiger to emanate from what would be most arguably one of the most talented teams in the entire country...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 962 reads 16 comments

  12. Tigers Still Growing as LSU Beats Vandy

    Ugly is such a subjective word. What’s ugly to some may be pretty to others. LSU’s victory over Vanderbilt in week two will be scrutinized subjectively, but with much to be thankful ...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 851 reads 27 comments

  13. Tiger Report Card: Week One…Where's My Red Pen?

    Well…a win is a win as they say, and Tiger Nation will take it, but a few red flags are still waving. First off, hats off to the Washington Huskies. They played a solid, tough game...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 885 reads 21 comments

  14. Huskies Looking for R-E-S-P-E-C-T

    Anyone in Tiger Land that caught the media luncheon for the University of Washington knows that the Huskies have a new coach at the reigns with Coach Steve Sarkisian. Coach Sarkisian; although being one of the youngest NCAA Div...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 333 reads 19 comments

  15. Nine Ways to Know Your Game 'Buddy' Is a Loser

    You waited years for season tickets. You’ve tailgated with friends…only having to ’man-the-gate’ when it’s time for the game...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 128 reads 5 comments

  16. Bengal Banter: A Perfect Tiger Gumbo...LSU Style

    What is a gumbo…you may ask? Louisianans are obviously very familiar with this savory, prominent state dish, and although there are thousands of recipes that call for all types of ingredients, ...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 674 reads 12 comments

  17. Bengal Banter: Two Words That Tell the Final Tale

    Like any college football preseason, "experts" roll out their logical, well-thought beliefs on how and who, will roam among the elite to contend for the crystal ball? Tebow, Texas.....

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 464 reads 13 comments

  18. Bengle Banter: Heads or Tails?

    Tiger Nation is awake and alert…fall practice for the 2009 football season is underway. As Coach Miles undertakes his fifth year at LSU, there are still sizable question marks that loom on the horizon...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about almost 5 years ago 181 reads 6 comments

  19. Bengal Banter: Bill Gates, Starbucks, Sasquatch, and the Space Needle

    If you check any of the LSU Tiger Football web sites, you’ll find official countdowns have already begun. Dandy Don’s site is my favorite to keep up with all things Tiger; 98 days and counting...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about 5 years ago 367 reads 5 comments

  20. Bengal Banter: Hollywood Goes to LSU

    "Goin’ to the picture-show," was one of the greatest statements that my paw-paw would say that sent my happy meter well past overload. I absolutely loved to go to the movies…especially with my grandfather...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about 5 years ago 1,123 reads 0 comments

  21. Bengal Banter: Three Teams LSU Fans Love to Hate

    LSU football traditions run deep and wide on the bayou. From the Tiger Band performing "Hold that Tiger," the legendary tailgaitin’ parties, to the hometown white jerseys...LSU fans can’t get enough of LSU Football...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about 5 years ago 1,158 reads 22 comments

  22. City of Angels: No Heaven for an LSU Aficionado

    In the sleepy little town of St. Francisville, Louisiana, I often remember as a kid, the times sitting under the carport of a simple little house on Pine Street, listening to my Paw Paw tell stories...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about 5 years ago 468 reads 12 comments

  23. Kansas City 'Tigers' Pick LSU's Jackson

    The Kasas City Chiefs are fast becoming the next home away from home for many LSU star players in the NFL. Glenn Dorsey, Rudy Niswanger, Dwayne Bowe, and Travis Daniels will be seeing a familiar face this fall...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about 5 years ago 213 reads 4 comments

  24. LSU Spring Game 2009: What Do We Know Now?

    Super Tiger Weekend created a big metaphorical cloud of dust this weekend on the campus of LSU by showcasing many Tiger programs which included the LSU baseball, softball, tennis, and track programs...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about 5 years ago 1,451 reads 12 comments

  25. LSU Football Under the Micro-Scope: Five Tigers Clawing Their Way Up

    Spelling "Team" with an "I" is one of the first no-no’s you learn when playing a group sport. Star Treks’ Spock said it best: “the needs of the many, outweigh the needs of the few...

    Dale  Weaver Written by Dale Weaver about 5 years ago 365 reads 2 comments