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BATON ROUGE - LSU safety Eric Reid picked up a national award on Tuesday as he was named the Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week by the Football Writers Association of America.
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Les Miles says the label ''starter'' means very little at LSU, even in regards to quarterbacks Jarrett Lee and Jordan Jefferson.
Miles is not naming a starter for Saturday night's homecoming contest against nearly six-touchdown underdog Western Kentucky. He says he expects both Lee and Jefferson to play throughout the remainder of the season.
While Lee has started...
Les Miles says the label "starter" means very little at LSU, even in regards to quarterbacks Jarrett Lee and Jordan Jefferson.
"It's not significant to me, nor has it ever been, to name anybody anything," LSU's coach said Monday as the No. 1 Tigers began preparations to host nearly six-touchdown underdog Western Kentucky on Saturday night.
Once again the LSU Tigers are ranked No. 1 by the BCS. For the fourth straight week the Tigers are atop the poll and after defeating Alabama 9-6 in Tuscaloosa and are a good bet to stay there until the BCS Championship game.
But let’s all be honest here, aren’t the BCS rankings just crying, even screaming, for a playoff? Don’t the FBS schools and their leadership owe it...
ESPN’s College GameDay caught some great video after the LSU / Alabama game Saturday night. They caught one Les Miles singing with his team after the game. After watching it maybe he should try out for next years X-Factor, part of the over 30 crew. What would Simon have to say.
In all honesty it was pretty damn awful but was great seeing a coach do this with his team. ...
Les Miles says the label "starter" means very little at LSU, even in regards to quarterbacks Jarrett Lee and Jordan Jefferson. "It's not significant to me, nor has it ever been, to name anybody anything," LSU's coach said Monday as the No. 1 Tigers began preparations to host nearly six-touchdown underdog Western Kentucky on Saturday night.
In what had been billed the Game of the Century, LSU pulled out a hard-fought win to take control of the inside track to the BCS title game.
There is significantly less hype surrounding Saturday night's contest, but Les Miles is quick to point out it's still important.
Miles' top-ranked Tigers look to avoid what would be a shocking letdown and open 10-0 for the first...
LSU head coach Les Miles describes his tumble before the Alabama game, touches on the Western Kentucky offense and talks about how the Tigers are preparing for this upcoming Saturday.
Les Miles spoke with the media twice on Wednesday, once at the SEC teleconference and again following LSU's practice.
Tigers coach Les Miles decides against letting Jarrett Lee and Jordan Jefferson speak to the media
Nov 12, 8:00 PM | Grass of Tiger Stadium
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers vs LSU Tigers Odds
Western Kentucky visits LSU on Saturday, hoping to send the Tigers to a loss while also covering the spread in NCAAF action at Tiger Stadium.
Supporters of the Hilltoppers have seen them go 5-4 and 7-2 ATS so far this season, while the Tigers are at 9-0 and 7-2 ATS...