Former LSU star Odell Beckham Jr. hooked up the entire football team with new Beats By Dre headphones as a little National Championship gift.




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Love how much OBJ loves LSU
Reply21 months
TWT
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Good for OBJ! A great Tiger. E Reid put Clemson on the map when he fell asleep during the 4th Q of the Chicken Bowl and assured Clemson it’s first big win. Now we have an opportunity to show the world the real Tiger and override E Reid’s nightmare. He has gone on to embarrass LSU and his family after leaving Tiger Town.
Reply21 months
say what you will about this man, but he is very magnanimous and loves his school.
Reply21 months
I guess it's legal if it fits certain conditions. Beats is probably an OBJ sponsor. These gifts were for the entire staff/team. equal amounts. No one gets less/more. Who knows how it works, but I'm sure they go through the appropriate channels. OBJ is good people. He's passionate, but he cares.
Reply21 months
OBJ is freaking awesome. How many other NFL players do you see giving back to their Alma Mater. Most go on to success and only acknowledge their old school when they are asked about it in an interview. OBJ is and will always be a legend... and Forever LSU.
Reply21 months
Suck him up
21 months
Not a hater on OBJ at all is a great rep for LSU but wonder if this is a Tax Break at some point
Reply21 months
Pencil Dick!
21 months
“Yeah let me spend X dollars so I can save a percentage of X dollars come tax season”. I’m sure that’s why he bought all those headphones and have them away to his alma mater.
21 months
Who cares if it is a tax break or not? Why should that even matter to anyone? It is something nice that he did and also something he didn't have to do. I know u r not a OBJ hater. Maybe he loves his alma mater and wanted to do something nice for the program that helped him get to where he is now.
21 months
I’m glad he does this, can someone explain he can do this but I have the team $20 gift cards to walk ons it a violation? I don’t get the NCAA
Reply21 months
If you made the donation to the team or athletic department, and the cards were for the entire team, I don’t believe that is a violation. Someone correct me if I’m wrong
21 months
I think it is part of the bowl package and as long as the total dollar value for each player package is under a certain amount they can get stuff like this. If the bowl package is worth $1000 these $200 headphones means each player can still get $800 more worth of shit
21 months
I approve of this very kind gesture. OBJ sure does make it hard to dislike him... I truly think he is one of the most misunderstood athletes of our time.
Reply21 months
I too love me some OBJ, but I bet a lot of peeps in NYC and Cleveland would disagree. Geaux Tigas
21 months
I have never used a pair of Beats headphones. Are they any good?
Reply21 months
only if you keep them around your neck...
21 months
They are ok, my kid has Sony they are better
21 months
Yes. I use them when I workout. My ears get a little hot after a while, but the sound is excellent
21 months
I love OBJ. I think he's a really good guy, just kind of unstable sometimes. He seems to be getting it together, though. Very nice gesture.
Reply21 months
OBJ has been a tremendous ambassador for LSU. Respek
Reply21 months
Put some respek on his name
21 months
HC87
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Well done OBJ, well done!
Reply21 months
Big ups to OBJ.....hasn’t forgotten about LSU...
Reply21 months
Shoes and Beats. OBJ keepin these boys swagged
Reply21 months
Didn't Lebron do the same thing? If I remember the note looked similar. It seems like Beats is doing the gifting and the athletes get credit for it.
Reply21 months
What college to Lebron go to?
21 months
He did Ohio St some beats before their playoff game.
21 months
Not being a downer, but how is this legal?
Reply21 months
No worries, I can’t figure out the rules either.
21 months
It’s a part of the bowl package. The total package has to be under a certain amount as a whole that are bowl gifts to the team. Same as when Sony did playstations and surround sound systems to the team. It’s submitted to the school and included in the bowl gift package.
21 months
Has nothing to do with the bowl gift package.
21 months
Here comes Eric Reid...
Reply21 months
What will Reid hand out? Knee Pads?
21 months
Isn't it amazing how quickly events change? TM7 was kicked off the team for his antics now he's an excellent ambassador to the program. Reid was an incredibly mature player and the team leader now he's a cancer in the NFL.
21 months
Eric Reid handing out hammer and sickle flags to wave during the National Anthem.
21 months
Glad to see former players vested in the team’s success. Speaks to the culture built at LSU.
Reply21 months
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