| Tiger Rant|| Help needed to restore old/worn football (LSU memorabilia) - JPLSU1981 on 6/6/14 at 8:54 pm|
I'm hoping someone on the rant can help me or at least point me in the direction of someone locally in BR that can help me with this.
When I was a senior at LSU (2003), I went around and got all the current coaches/AD/chancellor to sign a football so that I could have a unique piece of memorabili...
| Tiger Rant|| Replica title/BCS trophies on sale til June30th ($109) - JPLSU1981 on 6/4/14 at 5:48 pm|
Found this sale online today, this a pretty Good price IMO, if you're looking for a Father's Day gift...these usually run $150 or so. I already had 2003...
| Tiger Rant|| Ok, first adversity in 3 weeks, let's Hope LSU responds tonight - JPLSU1981 on 6/2/14 at 10:11 am|
We all know the situation: PM certainly made some head-scratching decisions at best and single-handedly gave the game away at worst. It was a Tough loss, this regional should be over, Houston has been given new life, momentum has clearly shifted.
ALL THAT SAID, It simply is what it is. Sunday is...
| Tiger Rant|| With ULL loss, LSU now has longest current winning streak in country - JPLSU1981 on 5/31/14 at 8:25 am|
Not sure why it shows us with a 10-game win streak on NCAA (our win streak is at 9), but nonetheless ULL had the longest win streak in the nation before losing yesterday. LSU takes over longest current streak. (Omaha is #3.....
| Tiger Rant|| Ever seen PM and Javi this mad? - JPLSU1981 on 5/30/14 at 11:23 pm|
Watching Florida pull off the hidden ball trick tonight reminded me of 2008 UC Irvine....if you wanna get fired up, watch this video [link=(http://youtu.be/brfWfv53uNs)]LINK[/link]
It's a lot easier and funnier/interesting to watch now knowing what we did to them in games2 and 3....love PM and Ja...
| Tiger Rant|| Step-by-Step instructions How to Watch ESPN3 Regional Games on your TV - JPLSU1981 on 5/27/14 at 1:32 pm|
[img]https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRaKXSAADeAITIHx_e7s4QSrfTHNeqenzkkpjat1Lh9zQjKYAB5yIGEIciS[/img] [b][u]OR[/u][/b] [img]https://encrypted-tbn3.gs...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU-ULL National Championship Series Possible - JPLSU1981 on 5/27/14 at 10:19 am|
I know there are some people that get annoyed with ULL, but I would love to see an all-Louisiana championship series.
Obviously a long way to go until that point and both teams certainly have their work cut out for them, but wouldn't that be something if it played out that way? I think it'd be aw...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Looking ahead: I need 2 SuperRegional Champions Club Series Tix - JPLSU1981 on 5/26/14 at 7:19 pm|
I know it's too early, but want to go ahead and get the word out....I need 2 SR ticket books, champions club. Gold seats would be fine too, but prefer Champions Club seats.
| Tiger Rant|| LSU's post-SECTourney Resume for a National Seed - JPLSU1981 on 5/25/14 at 7:18 pm|
-LSU RPI #9 (Rice #7, Ole Miss #13, Miami #15)
-LSU SEC tournament champions (wins over #8 Vandy, Arky, Arky, #3 Florida)
-LSU has won its last 8 games, outscoring its opponents 87-8 in those 8 straight wins.
-LSU is 9-1 in its last 10 games and is 24-6 in its last 30 games
-LSU is arguably the ...
| Tiger Rant|| Wanna get pumped about Postseason Baseball? Watch these LSU baseball memories - JPLSU1981 on 5/25/14 at 11:21 am|
-2014 Florida SEC tourney [link=(http://youtu.be/fvA_fQtzAsk)]LINK[/link]
-2014 TexasA&M regular season [link=(http://youtu.be/mwRr-iayUqU)]LINK[/link]
-1996 Miami Championship Game [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJbOyYPr-2E)]LINK[/link]
-2009 Texas Championship Game1 [link=(http://www.y...
| Tiger Rant|| PM and conference tournaments - JPLSU1981 on 5/23/14 at 2:28 pm|
-Mainieri/NotreDame won the BigEast tournament in 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006
-Mainieri/LSU won the SEC tournament in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014 (we didn't make the SEC tourney in 2007 and 2011 and went 1-2 in the 2012 SECt)
Soooo....Paul Mainieri and his teams have won 10 of 11 confe...
| SEC Rant|| 3 straight championship game losses for SEC - JPLSU1981 on 4/19/14 at 8:50 pm|
SIAP, but this hit me the other day...don't like the recent trend, although the positive is that there's rarely a championship game in any men's sport these days that doesn't at least involve an SEC team.
We need to put an end to this in June (CWS) and In January....
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Outback Bowl, 2 tix for sale Sec243 - JPLSU1981 on 12/12/13 at 5:37 pm|
2 tix in LSU section 243 row T. $80 face OBO
Should receive the tickets from LSU next week. These tix are right next to my 2 seats...
| Tiger Rant|| Does anyone have an early A&M line? - JPLSU1981 on 11/11/13 at 11:13 am|
We were discussing on way home from Tuscaloosa....I would expect LSU -2 but not real sure what to expect...
| More Sports Board|| Texas-TCU has resumed on FS2 and FoxSp SW - JPLSU1981 on 10/26/13 at 10:45 pm|
[quote]#TCU players coming out on the field to warm up. #Longhorns and #HornedFrogs expected to resume play between 11 pm and 11:30 pm.
| SEC Rant|| Any chance Tenn hangs with Oregon? - JPLSU1981 on 9/9/13 at 2:32 pm|
I see Tenn is +2500 ML this weekend...thinking of throwing $10 on it.
| Tiger Rant|| LSU up to #8 in both polls - JPLSU1981 on 9/8/13 at 12:18 pm|
LSU hops FSU/Florida/USCe in coaches poll (went from #11 to #8)...LSU hops USCe in AP poll (went from #9 to #8)
[link=(http://sports-ak.espn.go.com/college-football/rankings)]ESPN - all polls[/link]
[b]USA Today Poll [/b]
RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Alabama (58) 1-0 1545
2 Oregon (1) 2-0 1447...
| SEC Rant|| Manny Diaz (question for State fans) - JPLSU1981 on 9/7/13 at 11:43 pm|
What were y'all's thoughts on Diaz? He's quickly becoming the scapegoat at Texas tonight...there was a time when I thought he would have a bright future just based in my perception of what he was doing at State.
Is he a good DC? In over his head at Texas?
I realize Mack brown is the main probl...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone have "The Tailgater" (Dish satellite/receiver)? - JPLSU1981 on 9/5/13 at 11:02 am|
I ordered it on Amazon yesterday, it's coming in Friday. Anyone have this... any tips/tricks/advice? We've always used over-the-air at the tailgate, this will be our first year with satellite. (I don't have a Dish account yet, calling tomorrow to set it up once I get the equipment). My main concern ...
| More Sports Board|| No Thursday night college football on ESPN this week? - JPLSU1981 on 9/3/13 at 12:15 pm|
Seems weird....when was the last time during the season there wasnt a Thursday night ESPN game?...
| O-T Lounge|| Someone help me find a date - JPLSU1981 on 8/24/13 at 4:42 pm|
I'm having a little dry spell here recently. :(
(And FWIW, when I say "date" I don't mean dinner+movie)...
| O-T Lounge|| When, if ever, was your last visit to Splash? - JPLSU1981 on 8/2/13 at 6:27 pm|
And give details of why you ended up there.
FWIW, my last visit there was after Bama-LSU 2012 to drink the sorrows away....
| Movie/TV Board|| Watched some political movies the last few days - JPLSU1981 on 7/30/13 at 3:52 pm|
Game Change - 2008 Presidential race ObamaVMccain
Recount - 2000 Presidential race BushVGore
Nixon - Watergate/Nixon
Too Big to Fail - the 2008 financial collapse
What are yalls thoughts on the above movies? I enjoyed them all. My least favorite of the four was Game Change ... I thou...
| SEC Rant|| Agree or Disagree? - Remove Bama, and LSU is back-to-back BCS champs - JPLSU1981 on 7/18/13 at 11:11 am|
Obvious hypothetical, but it basically comes down to two games...
1. Would LSU have beaten Oklahoma State in the 2011 BCSCG?
2. Would LSU have beeaten Georgia in the 2012 SECCG?
(in all likelihood LSU - along with about 6 other SEC teams - would have beaten Notre Dame in the 2012 BCSCG)
| Tiger Rant|| LSU football since 2000 - JPLSU1981 on 7/5/13 at 4:28 pm|
Overall record: 133-37 (.782)
SEC Record: 75-29 (.721)
5 BCS appearances
4 BCS wins (Illinois, Oklahoma, Notre Dame, Ohio State)
3 BCSCG appearances
2 BCS titles (Oklahoma, Ohio State)
5 SECCG appearances
4 SEC titles (Tennessee, Georgia, Tennessee, Georgia)
5 SEC West titles
13 bowl appear...
| SEC Rant|| ESPN (Chris Low): SEC records 2010-2012 - JPLSU1981 on 6/26/13 at 12:24 pm|
[quote]SEC three-year records
We’ll start with the Western Division and come back later today with the Eastern Division. Keep in mind that Texas A&M’s overall record only reflects the one season in the SEC, and we’ve only listed the 2012 season under the Aggies’ conference record.
| O-T Lounge|| Did you know it costs $1.4 billion per yr to run the White House? - JPLSU1981 on 6/24/13 at 5:52 pm|
This is not meant to be a Rep vs Dem or bash Obama thread , more of a "holy frick the White House/Presidential expenses are astronomical" thread
[quote]A book about presidential perks recently revealed that taxpayers spend about $1.4 billion paying for the staffing, housing, transportation and ent...
| More Sports Board|| The uncaught third strike in baseball - JPLSU1981 on 6/17/13 at 12:58 pm|
How do you feel about this rule? Personally, I've never liked it. It's been around for as long as I've been a baseball fan, but I often-times find myself wondering who the hell ever came up with it and what purpose that it serves. I've always considered it somewhat unfair and simply strange that a s...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU vs UCLA, Sunday 7pm (ESPN2) - JPLSU1981 on 6/10/13 at 11:25 pm|
[quote]LSU vs UCLA, #ESPN2, 8ET. [/quote]
Official bracket: [link=(http://www.ncaa.com/interactive-bracket/baseball/d1)]LINK[/link]...
| Tiger Rant|| Flashback 2009, Omaha World Herald: "LSU is Omaha's team" - JPLSU1981 on 6/9/13 at 8:48 pm|
Another thread got me digging in some of my saved old newspapers, and took a pic of this article from the Omaha World Herald in 2009: