Posted October 27, 2011 on
PLAYERS: D.J. Howard
CLEMSON - D.J. Howard will make his first career start Saturday night at Bobby Dodd Stadium. What will it mean for Clemson's high-powered offense? CUTigers publisher Roy Philpott takes a closer look.

Reserve DE Mingo putting up starter numbers

LSU's Barkevious Mingo tries to appreciate football fans' preoccupation with his unusual name, although being asked about it almost weekly is getting a little old for him. Yet, there's a vicious cycle going on this season. The more Mingo makes big plays for No. 1 LSU, the more his name gets out there. Although the 6-foot-5, 240-pound Mingo is a reserve defensive end...

LSU-Bama attempting record-setting gumbo

When Les Miles’ No. 1 LSU Tigers take on Nick Saban’s No. 2 Alabama Crimson Tide on Nov. 5, it will no doubt be the most-watched college football game on television. The last time two top-ranked college football teams played each other during the regular season was in 2006, when No. 1 Ohio State beat No. 2 Michigan, 42-39. “It's been a couple of weeks there's been...

Waiting in the wings

Sophomore Barkevious Mingo plays a key role for the LSU defense coming off the bench as a wildcard. He is tied for the team lead with 4 sacks and leads the Tigers with 7.5 tackles for loss for -34 yards.

Video: Lee gets some rest

With a bye this weekend, Jarrett Lee looks to get some rest while preparing for Alabama. The quarterback talks about the hype surrounding next week's game, what kind of defense the LSU offense will be up against and some of the main skills he has learned this far from Quarterbacks Coach Steve Kragthorpe.

Johnson, Turner at SEC Basketball Media Day

HOOVER, Ala. - LSU men's basketball Coach Trent Johnson and sophomore Ralston Turner took part Thursday in SEC Basketball media days at the Wynfrey Hotel.

Injury to cost Clemson’s leading rusher a start

The question is, will it cost him a whole game? Running back Andre Ellington suffered an ankle injury in No. 6 Clemson’s win over North Carolina Saturday, and will not start this weekend’s game against Georgia Tech.  That start will go instead to sophomore D.J. Howard, who is currently third on the Tigers in rushing…
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