| Tiger Rant|| Can someone explain why SOS "Strength of Schedule" is not considered more? - Tigerik on 11/12/12 at 9:41 pm|
LSU has played 6 ranked teams (5 in a row!) so far this year, defeating 4 of the 6 whose opponents who have a combined higher winning percentage at 78% than the three undefeated teams opponents mentioned as the likely NCG teams in Miami. LSU's opponents have a low total average opponent ranking of ...
| Tiger Rant|| TM7 2011 stats vs Charles Woodson's Heisman Yr. stats - Tigerik on 7/30/12 at 9:00 am|
In watching LSU football over many years, I've not personally witnessed anything more exciting than watching Tyrann Mathieu play special teams and defense. He simply changes the momentum and has kept us in games.
When Michigan's Charles Woodson won the Heisman as the first defensive player in a ...
| Tiger Rant|| LA High School Track results: Looks like LSU guys beat Bama guys - Tigerik on 2/19/12 at 8:53 am|
So much for the star system. per Dandy Don's readers comments:
Jeryl Brazil (LSU football commitment for Class of 2013) won Div.#2 State 55 meter run tying Trindon's old time at 6.26. Derrick Raymond (LSU football signee) won the Div. #1 title beating Landon Collins who finished 3rd. LSU boys ru...
| Tiger Rant|| houston nutt assesses Jarrett Lee. - Tigerik on 1/16/12 at 8:05 am|
"I love his fundamentals, I love his leadership, his intangibles, the management of the game - and he gets the ball out very quick," Nutt said.
| Tiger Rant|| Barrett Jones comments on ESPN about BCS NC Game! - Tigerik on 12/27/11 at 11:00 am|
Just heard Outland Trophy winning tackle for Bama say that although many of the players are looking at this game as "revenge", he sees it more as "RESTORING ORDER"!
He's a great talent and kid, but No comment reveals the attitude of the Bama faithful any more than this, which seems to indicate th...
| Tiger Rant|| Game of the Century now??? - Tigerik on 12/5/11 at 9:47 am|
It appears that the game of the Century is not even the game of the "Last 2 months" now!
What a joke, and a rematch won't settle anything because when LSU wins Ok. St. will say they should have had their shot and they are right.
BCS facebook page says "Every Game Counts",
| Tiger Rant|| Alfred Blue in Arkansas game? - Tigerik on 11/27/11 at 6:51 pm|
Anybody know why Blue didn't get any touches against Arky? Was he hurt?
He's a very exciting runner and would have slashed the razorbacks especially late in the game after they were worn down. I haven't seen anything on this so was just wondering?...
| Tiger Rant|| Vote for LSU on Rivals NCAAF Team Tracker - Tigerik on 4/2/11 at 10:18 am|
[link=(http://rivals.yahoo.com/ncaa/football/teamrankerresults)]Rivals NCAAF Team Tracker[/link]
Vote for the LSU Fighting Tigers on Rivals!...
| Tiger Rant|| The cold hard facts re: TCU vs LSU this year - Tigerik on 11/9/10 at 6:56 am|
TCU has faced 2 ranked opponents, while LSU has faced .. count them 5 and is 4-1 against them.
The combined records of all of TCU's opponents this year is a whopping 43-50. Yes, "Quality" opponents right.
LSU schedule so far is a combined 51-30.
In the words of John McEnroe..."You cannot b...
| Tiger Rant|| Only Trends that truly matter..... - Tigerik on 10/4/10 at 8:35 am|
A lot has been said about how we're looking to "improve" each week and keep getting better to prepare for our tougher portion of this years schedule.
I'm sure I'm stating the obvious, but it sometimes is good to reduce things to their simplest forms to understand what's really happening.
| Tiger Rant|| Vote for LSU Baseball CWS Legends - Tigerik on 3/13/10 at 7:59 am|
[link=(http://www.ncaa.com/cwslegends/index.html)]VOTE Here for CWS Legends[/link]...
| Coaching Changes|| Interesting fact about UGA's offer to Smart.......... - Tigerik on 1/11/10 at 7:29 am|
According to ESPN:
Georgia has been searching for a new defensive coordinator since Dec. 2, when Richt fired longtime coordinator Willie Martinez. Georgia finished 38th in total defense (339.3 yards per game)
Richt fired his coordinator for finishing 38th in total defense. Wonder what he'd ...
| More Sports Board|| Joe McKnight doesn't travel with USC to Bowl game per ESPN - Tigerik on 12/21/09 at 9:26 pm|
Starting running back and leading rusher Joe McKnight did not travel with the Trojans to the Bay Area for Saturday's Emerald Bowl against Boston College, while tight end Anthony McCoy, offensive tackle Tyron Smith and defensive tackle Averell Spicer have been ruled academically ineligible, the schoo...
| Tiger Rant|| How should we slow down the pressure on our QB? - Tigerik on 10/4/09 at 8:01 am|
It's common knowledge that there are many ways to slow down a pass rush on your QB.
There are ways to make a defense pay for applying tremendous pressure on your QB.
* Draw plays
* Screen passes
* Quick passes to your FB (like the UGA TD)
* Throwing the ball away. Come on...
| Tiger Rant|| SEC wants MSU to win the Tourney - Tigerik on 3/15/09 at 2:11 pm|
It's interesting to me that when one team consistently gets 10 or more free throws than all of it's opponents that it could be an attempt to get your third team into the dance for the exposure and $ at stake.
Does anyone know if the conference shares in the $ earned by member teams who make the B...
| Tiger Rant|| Rivals Team Ranker - Please go make your voice heard? - Tigerik on 1/10/09 at 9:29 am|
LSU is unranked in the three major polls at seasons end which anyone with half a brain knows is just a joke. I think it's jealousy and bias myself.
Ga. Tech is still #22 after getting pounded by us. What?
Please go to this site and vote for LSU, and others worthy.
| Tiger Rant|| List of "ranked" Bowl Teams LSU could beat right now! - Tigerik on 1/2/09 at 9:13 am|
I'm not sure where LSU will end up being ranked in the final AP, BCS, USA Today rankings, etc. but I know one thing.
This is "my" list of ranked teams that I feel we would beat in head to head competition. If you look at their schedules it's a joke. These are only teams that have already play...
| Tiger Rant|| It was over when........? - Tigerik on 11/30/08 at 8:17 am|
Speaking of the Arkansas game in particular, but you could make reference to other similar games this year if you'd like.
I believe that the Arkansas game the day after Thanksgiving was over when ........
LSU won the toss and deferred to the second half, again, to put our less than stellar def...