Found December 09, 2011 on
If you're still ******** about the rematch in the BCS National Championship...well it's time to move on and accept it.
We're getting No. 1 LSU and No. 2 Alabama on Jan. 9 in New Orleans.
Does that mean another defensive battle? Or did the two coaches learn something from the first meeting in Tuscaloosa that could mean an entirely different game this time around?
I'm leaning toward the second option.
It all starts with LSU's confidence. You don't get to 13-0 and dominate so many opponents without talent and the belief in those players.
Les Miles believes in his team and the Tigers believe in each other. That's a great combination.
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CEASE AND DESIST
The compliance office at LSU posted a message Thursday that unauthorized use of the moniker and images related to Honey Badger, the nickname for cornerback Tyrann Mathieu, will not be tolerated.
Apparently, the "Honey Badger" does care. Or at least LSU and the NCAA cares. On Thursday, the LSU compliance office issued cease and desist notifications regarding popular "Honey Badger" T-shirts, which reference LSU Heisman Trophy candidate Tyrann Mathieu (thanks to Deadspin for the find). According to LSU and NCAA Bylaw 220.127.116.11, the shirts are illegal because...
NEW YORK -- In what has been an unprecedented week of individual accolades for LSU football, sophomore cornerback Tyrann Mathieu arrived in New York on Friday in preparation for the 77th annual Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation, which will be given to one of five finalists at 7 p.m. CT Saturday.
Odell Beckham, Kenny Hilliard and Brad Wing lead the way for LSU's five player contingent.
BATON ROUGE - The No. 1-ranked LSU football team continues to add to an impressive list of postseason honors earned this week, as head coach Les Miles has been named the SEC Coach of the Year and junior cornerback Morris Claiborne has been selected the SEC Defensive Player of the Year in a vote of the SEC Coaches, it was announced by the league office Wednesday.
LSU defensive back Tyrann Mathieu has won the Chuck Bednarik Award as the nation's top college defensive player. The announcement was made during the College Football Awards show at Disney World. Alabama linebacker Dont'a Hightower and Penn State defensive tackle Devon Still were the other finalists.
ORLANDO, Fla. -- LSU cornerbacks Tyrann Mathieu and Morris Claiborne will be up for several national honors at 8 p.m. CT Thursday as the two along with head coach Les Miles will be attending the 2011 ESPN Home Depot College Football Awards at Walt Disney World's Atlantic Boardwalk Dance Hall in Orlando.
ORLANDO, Fla. -- LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu received the Bednarik Award as the top defensive player in college football, it was announced live on ESPN at Thursday night's awards show.
The school's compliance office has issued cease and desist notifications—with a great headline, by the way—to the makers of several really cool T-shirts, even though the shirts don't mention LSU or Tyrann Mathieu by name. The reason? <a href="http://deadspin.com/5866311/honey-badger-does-care-lsu-is-cracking-down-on-the-proliferation...