1. Tiger Tangents: Grading the SEC APR Style

    The APR reports are out or the Academic Progress Reports for those of you that forgot that college athletes should actually be getting an education as well as playing football. Plus it's nice when they graduate...

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  2. Tiger Tangents: An '09 Sneak Peek at The LSU Wide Receivers

    It's tough to be a WR sometimes. The Tiger WR's had to endure a a rough 2008. With no real passing threat during the season including the threat of playing defense more than they liked due to interceptions, it wasn't a banner year...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 453 reads 7 comments

  3. Tiger Tangents: Revisiting the Tiger Oath

    I don't usually recycle my work, but while Googling this past weekend I came across something I wrote about four years ago in a really weird place. Back then I just started writing for tigerreport...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 272 reads 4 comments

  4. Tiger Tangents: LSU-Washington to Tangle Under the Lights on ESPN

    It was announced by ESPN that the flagship network will televise the LSU Tigers as they travel west to take on the Washington Huskies on Sept. 5 in what will be the season opener for both schools...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 3,738 reads 25 comments

  5. Tiger Tangents | More LSU Tigers Headed to NFL

    In what's become a rite of spring in recent years, the LSU Tigers send another crop of former players to replenish the NFL talent pool. Leading the way was defensive end Tyson Jackson who was drafted third overall by the Kansas City Chiefs...

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  6. Tiger Tangents: My Favorite Gift

    I’m not really a memorabilia collector. I never have been. I have a bunch of LSU T-shirts but that’s about it...

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  7. Tiger Tangents: Drafting the All Time LSU Spring Game

    In my last column I wrote about the fact that LSU's spring game has no imagination. It's basically the 1's and 2's pounding the 3's and scout team into the ground...

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  8. Tiger Tangents | Tigers Spring Forward

    Les Miles may be a little paranoid when it comes to letting the press in on what he’s planning in practice. The press gets little access during practices and just a sliver of time which ...

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  9. Tiger Tangents | LSU Tries To Break Streak On CBS

    CBS is starting to look ahead to the upcoming college football season and target the games they want on their slate. CBS and ESPN are both contracted with the SEC to show their games during the season...

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  10. Tiger Tangents | What If's?

    …”If you can dream - and not make dreams your master; If you can think - and not make thoughts your aim; If you can meet with triumph and disaster And treat those two ...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 594 reads 19 comments

  11. Somebody Convince Me...

    Ok, it’s a big week in the Goar household since “Lost” came back, but sports-wise, I find myself in that transitional period between college football, the NFL, the NBA, and college basketball...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 813 reads 32 comments

  12. Bleacher Creature On Location: The BCS Title Game, Pt. 2

    This article is a continuation of my trip to Miami for the BCS Title Game. We pick up where I left off on the night before the game. You can find Part One here...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 306 reads 16 comments

  13. Bleacher Creature on Location: The BCS Championship Game Preview

    So I'm back this morning. We came in actually kind of early last night, a little after midnight. We have a big day (and night) ahead of us tonight. My buddy Scott is fighting off a little of the brown bottle flu this morning...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 335 reads 8 comments

  14. Bleacher Creature On Location: The BCS Title Game

    5:05 am (CST) I rolled out of bed and hit the shower. Since I packed last night there wasn't much to do. I had a relatively good night's sleep and I'm ready to roll...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 216 reads 11 comments

  15. Justin's Weekly Brain Seepage: The National Championship Edition

    “Party in the city where the heat is on...” Al Pacino told me in Any Given Sunday that life is this game of inches. I usually get sick every year in November or December, but this year I didn’t...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about over 5 years ago 277 reads 16 comments

  16. JWBS Presents: The Annual Bowl Picks Extravaganzpalooza Spectacularrrr

    “He was yelling at me about coffee-flavored coffee, whatever that is, and then he called me a haiku-writing motherf****r. I’m glad he’s dead, I really am.....

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about almost 6 years ago 753 reads 33 comments

  17. Justin's Weekly Brain Seepage: Championship Week

    They grow up so fast... Ever since my daughter’s arrived, I’ve been forced to lie to you in the title of this column. This isn’t the “Weekly” Brain Seepage...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about almost 6 years ago 410 reads 27 comments

  18. Creature Feature-Greg Jansen: Will Vic Koenning End Up In Another Death Valley?

    I'm at it again, getting the great writers of B/R to write my articles for me. Yesterday when rumors were swirling around about John Chavis (former Tenn...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about almost 6 years ago 1,584 reads 4 comments

  19. Creature Feature-Will Shelton: LSU Needs a Volunteer To Coach Defense?

    With college coaching casualties run amuck in 2008, it's widely believed that LSU will add its co-defensive coordinators (Doug Mallory and Bradley Dale Peveto) to the chopping block as well...

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  20. Justin's Weekly Brain Seepage: Week 12

    Wasn’t that the show with Chris Elliot…? Michigan coach Rich Rodriguez told Wolverine fans to “get a life” this week. Yeah Rich, that’s exactly what you want...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about almost 6 years ago 508 reads 15 comments

  21. Did LSU Learn Its Lesson?

    The biggest comeback in LSU history. That’s what LSU’s 40-31 victory over Troy was Saturday night. After trailing 31-3 deep in the third quarter, the Tigers flipped the switch and Troy fell apart...

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  22. Justin's Weekly Brain Seepage: Week 11

    I’m back... How dare I neglect you all to help my newborn daughter along in the first two weeks of her life??!! How selfish! It won’t happen again. Or maybe it will. I don’t know...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about almost 6 years ago 408 reads 35 comments

  23. Justin's Weekly Brain Seepage: Week Nine

    Well, what would you suggest then??? LSU fans should’ve known how Saturday’s game against the Georgia Bulldogs was going to turn out...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about almost 6 years ago 662 reads 27 comments

  24. LSU Football: The Dark Cloud and the Silver Lining

    If I’ve ever done anything in my writing, it’s try to provide the fan’s side of things (especially with LSU) without getting too up or too down after a game...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about almost 6 years ago 834 reads 33 comments

  25. Creature Vs. Creature: A Tiger on LSU-Georgia

    When LSU and Georgia line it up, the matchup rarely lacks importance. Two of the four times LSU reached the SEC Championship game, they’ve faced the Dawgs and split the result...

    Justin  Goar Written by Justin Goar about almost 6 years ago 1,124 reads 49 comments