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This Saturday when the LSU Tigers face the Auburn Tigers in Baton Rouge for an SEC matchup with potential, long-term consequences, the aerial antics between quarterback Zach Mettenberger and wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr will again attempt to take flight.
So far, the two have proven a formidable connection, with Mettenberger's passer rating now ranking third nationally and Beckham generating Heisman hype for the school records he's set so far this season, including being the first LSU player to record back-to-back 100-yard games on receptions since Dwayne Bowe had 111 against Kentucky and then 106 vs. Fresno State on Oct. 14 and 21, 2006.
Athletic ability seems to be a birth rite in Beckham Jr.'s family: his father, Odell Beckham Sr, was a standout running back for the LSU Tigers, and his mother, Heather Van Norman, is one of the Purple and Gold's most highly decorated sprinters, which is no small feat given the illustrious names filling the voluminous scrolls ...
BEST OF MAXIM
Auburn (3-0, 1-0 SEC) at #6 LSU (3-0)
Saturday, 7:45 PM EST, ESPN
Line: LSU -17
We will find out over the course of the next two games how much improved this Auburn team is under Gus Malzahn. So far, the Tigers have won three games and they did it against three teams that could have (and probably would have) beaten the 2012 Tigers. Led by JUCO QB Nick Marshall the Tigers...
Who is the most interesting coach in the SEC? Les Miles. All day. Every day. According this tweet:
@LSUfball coach Les Miles watching son Manny, with son Ben and wife Kathy. It's her birthday! #LSUwin @wafb pic.twitter.com/f35gcm9PQ5
— Jacques Doucet (@JacquesDoucet) September 21, 2013
That is coach Les Miles watching son Manny, with son Ben and wife Kathey. It’s her...
As sixth-ranked LSU began practicing for its Southeastern Conference opener against Auburn, defensive tackle Anthony Johnson had to do a double-take when he saw Les Miles stretching on the field with his players.
''I've never seen coach Miles stretch with us,'' said Johnson, adding that he and his teammates understood the symbolism of their head coach's participation...
LSU and Auburn are both off to 3-0 starts, but there’s still a feeling of unknown surrounding both teams.LSU defeated TCU 37-27 in the season...
The paths of LSU's Zach Mettenberger and Auburn's Nick Marshall will finally intersect after following parallel treks.
Both quarterbacks started their careers at Georgia, got kicked off the team and then headed to a Kansas junior college before landing once again in the Southeastern Conference. Now, Mettenberger will lead No. 6 LSU against Marshall and the visiting Tigers...
Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. All your crystal football are belong to us.
The elephant in the room.
Vanderbilt quarterback Austyn Carta-Samuels has been cleared of involvement of covering up the alleged rape by four former members of the Commodores football team. (SB*Nation)
Building the Perfect Beast?
Matt Hayes looks at how first-year LSU offensive...