by
28 Comments
During the third quarter of the LSU-Alabama game, sideline reporter Jamie Erdahl said on the CBS broadcast that cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. went up to coach Ed Orgeron to have a talk about him guarding Devonta Smith more.

After the game, Orgeron was asked about that conversation and why Stingley Jr. wasn't on Smith earlier in the game.

Filed Under: LSU Football

Comments

28 Comments
user avatar
He had a want to make it happen
Reply19 months
user avatar
ToasteDBU!
Reply19 months
user avatar
What? It was difficult to see a guy move around with an 18 inch "6" on his chest??? Put #24 on #6 and just sort the rest out. Good God, Coach O. How stupid do you think we are?
Reply19 months
user avatar
He’s used to dealing with 18 year olds and coonasses... he’ll make a great politician.
19 months
user avatar
That’s total BS. You find a way. This coaching staff has lost it.
Reply19 months
user avatar
They rushed four down lineman all night long. Even after an embarrassing 1st quarter Bo kept doing the exact same thing. Good lord what a joke. This guy can not coach against the modern offenses. He is a has been that doesn’t understand today’s concepts. Horrible hire and horrible contract!
Reply19 months
user avatar
Thank you. I have been screaming about this. Just like last game he kept rushing 3 down linemen to the right of the center on every 3rd down The guy is a joke of a coach. We need an elite d coordinator like mike elko
19 months
user avatar
In other words, not only is our defenses be scheme ineffective and clearly confusing at hell, it doesn’t even allow for one guy to stay to simply line up in front of another guy. Unreal. Can I make millions for being terrible at my job?
Reply19 months
user avatar
LSU has played like this for a long time. Stingley didn't follow receivers around last year, and neither did Fulton. Each corner played a side of the field. Alabama was moving Smith around to line up against Flott. They did the same thing to Stingley last year. Teams that don't have incompetent offensive coaches do that. That's what LSU did a lot last year. Remember Jefferson playing one on one in the slot with a safety last year against Oklahoma to the tune of 4 touchdowns in the first half? It happens. Rather than complaining about a CB following Alabama's best receiver around (which hardly happens in college football, and even some of the best in the NFL don't do it, ahem, Stephen Gilmore) people should be complaining about how poor Cordale Flott has been this season. It looked like I could've beat him running verticals last night. Just horrible, horrible play.
Reply19 months
user avatar
Shhh. Rational thoughts not allowed.
19 months
user avatar
This man is spitting
19 months
user avatar
Take some of this back. Bellichck made a career of the philosophy of taking the offense’s best player out of the game and make them beat you another way. Should have taken a 3rd sting CB at the lime with Smith just to jam him off the line every play. Then have Sting 1 on 1 with safety help. Bama still wins but you take a couple of scores off the board by preventing the big play. LSU made it too easy.
19 months
user avatar
breaking news LSU coaching staff has opt out
Reply19 months
user avatar
Stingley didn't want to cover Smith all over. Coach just said that so sting didn't look soft.
Reply19 months
user avatar
Are u illiterate or just really slow? U clearly didnt read the article above.
19 months
user avatar
nola is a stupid MFer.
19 months
user avatar
When a college defense doesn’t have the “know how” to keep one DB locked on one WR, you know you have huge problems. O and Bo have destroyed a once proud LSU tradition.
Reply19 months
user avatar
Wouldn’t have helped. Smitty beat Stingley like a drum too
Reply19 months
user avatar
One catch in the second half, Smith was the drum in the second half!
19 months
user avatar
That’s the dumbest shite I have ever heard. This dumb dumb isn’ta competent coach
Reply19 months
user avatar
I mean..I just don’t have the words for this horse shite.. embarrassing..
Reply19 months
user avatar
Falls on O more than anybody. We keep passing blame on the coordinators when the final decisions come from the HC
Reply19 months
user avatar
It's a testament to how bad our defensive planning is if we can't prepare to have our #1 DB cover their #1 WR 100% of the time.
Reply19 months
user avatar
Ah, well he was moving around a lot. Question answered
Reply19 months
user avatar
This staff sounds incredibly incompetent
Reply19 months
user avatar
Well they’ve simplified the defense as much as possible because the players weren’t getting it. I’m sure that prevented Stingly from covering Smith more. There was really nothing we could do tonight. We’ve got to get rid of Pellini.
19 months
user avatar
You're telling me no pelini's defense is more complicated that dave fookin Aranda's. That's bullshitee. Maybe pelini just cant coach
19 months
Popular Stories
logoFollow TigerDroppings for LSU Football News
Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to get the latest updates on LSU Football and Recruiting.

FacebookTwitterInstagram