Found January 07, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Brad Wing
LSU's Brad Wing is unique among punters because he plays a hand in controlling a game. Brett McMurphy says Wing's field position alterations could play a significant part Monday in the BCS title game vs. Alabama.

Recruit's mom not happy with son's college choice

Five-star defensive back Landon Collins committed to Alabama on Thursday night at the Under Armour All-American game. This is a huge get for the Tide, and picking up the Louisiana standout over their championship opponent is a huge story. It wasn’t THE story, however. When Landon made his decision his mother, well, was not pleased [...]

LSU punter adjusts to life of fame in US

When Brad Wing's touchdown run off a fake punt earlier this season was the first to be erased by a new NCAA rule cracking down on unsportsmanlike celebrations earlier, college football fans were outraged. During the Australian-born LSU punter's infamous 52-yard run down the left sideline of his team's blowout victory against Florida in October, he looked back to see...

BCS National Championship: 5 LSU Players You Need To Know

Top-ranked LSU is 13-0 and the SEC champion because Les Miles and his staff have recruited some of the best players in the nation. And they do this every year. Heck, LSU already has a verbal commitment from the top quarterback prospect in Gunner Keil. So much like yesterday's top five players from Alabama, it's equally as tough to pare down LSU to its best five. Tyrann...

Game Day Goulash: Bill O'Brien, Brad Wing, Craig James, and more.

  (Game Day Goulash is SWRT's  all-encompassing Game Day college football extravaganza.)  Our long national nightmare is over.  Penn State finally finds a new head football coach in New England Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien. (ESPN) They're just not that into you. How are former Nittany Lion players taking Penn State's hire of Bill O'...

Jefferson, Lee leading LSU into BCS title game

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer Jarrett Lee kept LSU's championship hopes alive. Jordan Jefferson is trying to see them through to the finish. Lee was the starter early in the season, leading the Tigers to a perfect start. But he struggled mightily when the top-ranked Tigers played Alabama in November, and Jefferson came into...

Miles: Expect 'big boy football' in BCS title game

After a bowl season full of offensive shootouts, LSU coach Les Miles says to expect some "big boy football" when his top-ranked Tigers take on No. 2 Alabama in BCS title game Monday night.

Jets corner Revis has a fan in LSU’s Heisman finalist Mathieu

NEW ORLEANS — Heisman Trophy finalist Tyrann Mathieu had a new number and a new nickname yesterday in practice — but it wasn’t out of fear Alabama was spying on LSU’s workout. In another illustration of how different Les Miles and Nick Saban run their ships, the Tigers had a...

BCS: Les Miles at Media Day

The head coach talks about the impact of freshman players, The Tigers' offense and what he thinks about his critics

Warren, Hamilton lead LSU past Ole Miss

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Justin Hamilton and Storm Warren each had a double-double, and LSU defeated Ole Miss 81-55 in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams Saturday. Hamilton had career highs with 23 points and 16 rebounds. Hamilton made nine of his 12 field goal attempts. Warren matched his season-high with 15 points and collected 11 rebounds. Warren replaced Johnny...

Recruit picks Alabama, his mom picks LSU and the rest of the world judges

Landon Collins woke up Thursday morning on top of the world. The top defensive back product from Geismar (La.) Dutchtown High was all set to announce his collegiate selection and begin moving toward his college career. But by Thursday night, after Collins picked Alabama over his home-state school of LSU, Collins had become a laughing stock. After Collins stated his choice live on...
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