Originally posted on Dr. Saturday  |  Last updated 12/28/11
LSU coach Les Miles is a little worried about his team's heft. After the winning the SEC championship, Miles gave his players a week off and some of them came back overweight and out of shape. While no names were named, the amount of players who came back looking like they wanted to eat their way to a national championship prompted Miles to throw a bit of a hissy fit, which included weight checks, dietary restrictions and, of course, lots of good old-fashioned sweating. "He got mad after our last break because we had a lot of people out of shape and overweight," senior safety Brandon Taylor told thetowntalk.com. "He was getting on them hard. He was letting them know that this is the biggest game that you're going to play in so you want to be in the best shape." It seems unfathomable that players would let themselves go with just a month before the BCS national championship game against No. 2 Alabama, the biggest game of their college careers, but it probably was also the first bit ...
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