| Tiger Rant|| A Rare Stat - aglandry on 11/5/12 at 7:27 am|
LSU utilizes TE's & RB's in passing game.
Hill- 3 - 12
Cope- 2 - 47
Jacob-2 - 15
Ware-1 - 38
Backs and TE's accounted for 122yds of the 296yds passing for 41% of passing game.Reason for success against Alabama.Poor coaching decisions by coaching staff and so...
| Tiger Rant|| Alabama recruiting vs LSU recruiting(football) - aglandry on 10/24/12 at 4:42 pm|
According to Rivals, Alabama has had the top football recruiting class every year since 2008 except for 2009.In 2009 LSU was second.All things considered, Miles has done well against Saban at 3 wins & 3 losses.Maybe Miles is not as bad a coach as some people think....
| More Sports Board|| Damien Magnifico-Oklahoma Pitcher - aglandry on 4/10/12 at 9:05 pm|
What a pitching performance by that young man against Arkansas tonight.He threw 22 pitches over 100 mph.In the 8th inning he threw 101,102 and another pitch 103.Through 8 inning he threw 92 pitches with 59 for strikes.Taken out in 9th after two outs.Tremendous performance....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Recruiter of the year-D J Durkin of Florida - aglandry on 2/6/12 at 6:25 pm|
DJ Durkins named recruiter of the year by Rivals.Others listed were Dameyune Craig & Odell Higgins from Fla. St.,Jeremy Pruitt & Kirby Smart from Ala,Ed Orgeron from USC,Derick Lewis from Fla.LSU didn't have anyone on the list of top 25....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Jacoby Davis-2014 - aglandry on 1/19/12 at 7:52 am|
Jacoby Davis is a kid that will be a national recruit in 2014.Jacoby ran for 2,406yds on 227 carries.He was 1A-MVP offensive player of the year.Coached by former LSU player Trev Faulk who is head coach at Vermillion Catholic.Hopefully, he will be an LSU Tiger one day.I believe he will be a bigger ve...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Lorenzo Phillips not on 3A All State Team - aglandry on 12/20/11 at 8:58 am|
Noticed that Phillips didn't make 3A All State Team.However,Tremaine Lightfoot of Patterson made the team at LB.Lightfoot is commit of ULL.Interesting to say the least.In fact,Phillips didn't even make honorable mention....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| ESPNU 150 commits for 2011 - aglandry on 1/31/11 at 12:53 pm|
This is based on cur...
| More Sports Board|| Louisiana BB team defeats North Texas & Johnnie Jones - aglandry on 1/28/11 at 7:26 am|
Cajuns outrun NORTH TEXAS,93-88.What a shocker....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Current # of commits to SEC Teams - aglandry on 12/22/10 at 9:30 am|
I wonder if Jadeveon Clowney is going to SC since they already have 26 commits.May indicate he is headed somewhere other than SC....
| Tiger Rant|| Tolliver on Two QB system - aglandry on 10/13/10 at 1:42 pm|
"I really like it," Tolliver said."I'm thinking it's hard for the opponent to prepare for.They don't know if Jordon's going to run or throw.. And Jarrett, he has tremendous accuracy on his ball. He can get it out of his hand quick, something like how Brett Farve does. That's one good thing about him...
| Tiger Rant|| Suggested Pilot Program for Miles & Crowton. - aglandry on 10/7/10 at 11:39 am|
Since they can't make a definitive decision on whether or not it would be best for Crowton to be on the sidelines or in the booth, I suggest that Crowton spend one half on the sidelines and the other half in the booth and assess results.Heard Crowton on Sports Monday say that with inexperienced QB's...
| Tiger Rant|| Glenn Guilbeau - aglandry on 9/20/10 at 7:16 am|
Glenn's article is a must read. The first article by him that isn't pro-Saban or anti-LSU.Article entitled "Picky LSU fans missing the point,"is right on point. Google dailyadvertiser.com...
| More Sports Board|| So Much For Stars - aglandry on 9/9/10 at 11:48 am|
Everyone is always pointing to all the 5* players on teams.Looking at Boise St. recruiting for the last 3 years reveals:(Rivals)
2010- 1 4*
2009- 11 3*
2008- 5 3*
The highest rated player in the last three years was a 4*....
| Tiger Rant|| Miles comment on OL - aglandry on 9/1/10 at 8:35 am|
"I think they are more physical," said Miles a former Michigan guard."I think they are a little bit younger, but maybe more athletic. I like this line, and this line is working hard and coming together. This offensive line has real chemistry."...
| Tiger Rant|| JJ has more confidence in OL - aglandry on 9/1/10 at 8:23 am|
"I have more confidence in the OL this year.They're bigger and faster, and I think that will help. And I can let myself make mistakes this time," Jefferson said....
| Tiger Rant|| Alleva's Comments - aglandry on 9/1/10 at 8:15 am|
In addition to better results,Alleva, who was the QB and team captain at Lehigh in 1974, said he wants the process to improve."I'd like to see us minimize the amount of mental mistakes we make in a game"Everybody wants to talk about the QB play, but to me the key to the team is not the QB play. Don'...
| Tiger Rant|| Josh Booty didn't walk on water - aglandry on 8/17/10 at 1:44 am|
Everybody thinks Zach Lee was going to be the Savior of LSU football. Many people thought Josh Booty was going to be the Savior of LSU football-didn't happen.Folks, neither one can walk on water so get over it and on with your life.Best of luck to Zack Lee....
| Tiger Rant|| Chemistry no problem for O-Line - aglandry on 8/13/10 at 10:37 am|
Hopefully, last years O-Line problems have been addressed. " I think this offensive line is definitely more chemically together." said Alex Hurst, the new starter at right tackle this season." I think our problem last year is, we had a bunch of guys with different agendas. But Blackwell and Dworaczk...
| Tiger Rant|| Softball team at Florida - aglandry on 4/3/10 at 2:18 pm|
Softball team just lost to Florida 4-1.
Kirsten Shortridge -LP
UPDATE: Florida wins second game 2-1
Trahan- LP(her 1st loss)...
| Tiger Rant|| How many games did LSU lose last year where they were favored ? - aglandry on 3/28/10 at 2:22 pm|
Florida, Alabama and Ole Miss were all favored by the odds makers to beat LSU. Name the teams where LSU was the favorite and got beat during the regular season....
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Football Engine Will be a Ford "Diesel" - aglandry on 3/24/10 at 8:25 am|
"I can tell you right now, he's going to be an awesome running back in the future," said another Tigers running back, Stevan Ridley." He's going to be a great running back for us this year."What you don't realize is how strong he is and how fast he is." Miles said of Ford." He makes very good cuts. ...
| Tiger Rant|| Ben Wilkerson A Major Plus For LSU - aglandry on 3/23/10 at 11:52 am|
The former center and co-winner of the Remington Trophy has returned to the Tigers and is working with the offensive line. O-Line coach Greg Studrawa has leaned on Wilkerson throughtout spring practice to help conduct drills. Perhaps more interestingly, Wilkerson has stayed after practice multiple t...
| Tiger Rant|| O-Line Help - aglandry on 3/10/10 at 9:45 am|
According to the Advocate, former LSU center Ben Wilkerson, who played in NFL from 2005-2008, has been working the Tigers' offensive line. Great news for the Tiger fans. Looks like Les is going to really "Fix" it this time....
| Tiger Rant|| Can OC Make Difference? - aglandry on 2/3/10 at 2:32 pm|
On ESPN they just said Auburn's offense in one year under new OC went from 104th in nation to top 5. Time for a change since we are headed in the opposite direction....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Hunter, Davis & Marsh - aglandry on 1/27/10 at 7:27 am|
Can anyone answer the following:
How many unofficial visits did each take before committing?
How many actually took an official visit?
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Wright & Boone - aglandry on 1/21/10 at 7:44 pm|
Scout predicts Wright & Boone to sign with LSU...
| Tiger Rant|| Don't Blame ranters - aglandry on 1/20/10 at 1:17 pm|
Don't blame ranters for LSU football problems. Very few people get their impression of LSU football from the rant. They get their impression from watching and hearing TV commentators talk about how our O-Line gets dominated or how the coaches just called a stupid play or made a stupid decision. Peo...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Sam Gibson - aglandry on 1/14/10 at 8:53 am|
How is this guy only rated as a 3*? He is one of the best high school players I have seen play this year....
| SEC Rant|| Janzen Jackson - aglandry on 1/12/10 at 8:30 pm|
Looks like his reason for going to Tenn. is leaving town....
| Tiger Rant|| Miles Eager - aglandry on 1/11/10 at 7:58 am|
"It's going to be a little different spring." Miles said. I'm going to re-evaluate every drill, everything. We're going to look at drills that speak to competition. I'm ready for the challenge, and I know we have to run the ball better as a team."When you lose three tailbacks--- and I'm not making e...