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Phil Steele, "Stanford Steve" Coughlin and Chris Fallica give their take on the LSU Tigers. What is the best bet for their title odds, season win total and more?
Nobody knows the Tigers and which players are destined for greater things in 2015 than the LSU players themselves. Who do they like this season?
Our reporters are previewing the SEC season this week. We now turn our attention to the coaches who will face the most pressure in 2015.
Offense puts up the flashy numbers, but defense continues to win championships. We look at the five top programs.
Grantland: 2015 Preseason Heisman Watch: The Dak Attack, a Bunch of Bucks, and the Sophomore RB Trio of Your Dreams
For the first time in three years, the previous seasons Heisman Trophy winner wont be back to defend his crown. As a result, this years race is shaping up to be historically wide-open. With the college football season mere days away, its time to heatedly debate the relative merits of the candidates in question, despite the fact that none of them has played a single down yet in 2015. Here, weve spotlighted 10 of them for your reading (dis)pleasure. Enjoy!
After hinting at it for more than a week, LSU coach Les Miles confirmed Monday that Brandon Harris will start at quarterback in Saturday's opener against McNeese State.
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Brandon Harris named LSU’s starting QB, Les Miles announces
David Ching ESPN Staff Writer
At a Monday evening press conference, LSU coach Les Miles called it a foregone conclusion that Brandon Harris will start Saturday's opener against McNeese State. Said he told Harris on Saturday.
Two high-profile summer hires at defensive coordinator, Auburn's Will Muschamp and Texas A&M's John Chavis, face big tests out of the gate.
ESPN'S FPI agrees with Kirk Herbstreit
Some were surprised when Herbstreit picked LSU to win the SEC West, but the Football Power Index also likes the Tigers' chances. ICYMI: Herbie's picks
David Ching ESPN Staff Writer
LSU athletic director Joe Alleva pinch hit for Les Miles at his weekly luncheon. Miles had a headache this morning and was checked out at the hospital as a precautionary measure. Alleva's statement: "Obviously Coach Miles is not here. Hes a little bit under the weather. He was working this morning in his office. He didnt feel very well, he went down to see the trainers, the trainers thought it would be best for him to go to the hospital and get checked out on a precautionary basis. We feel like hes fine. Hell be at practice today and he will be available to all of you after practice.
Here are the SEC reporters' choices for the 2015 SEC defensive player of the year.
Les Miles made it abundantly clear that he hasn't made any long-term decisions about the starting quarterback job.
Herbstreit: LSU will take the SEC WEst
If Kirk Herbstreit's prediction comes true, LSU will be the one big thing you don't see coming in college football this season. Who else could surprise?
College football is back! If youve been too busy to keep pace with our full season preview, or just lost track of time during the most interminable offseason in sports, dont worry: Weve got your back. Consider this your conference-by-conference cram session, outlining the least you need to know about the Power 5 leagues to get back up to speed before Thursday's kickoff.
LSU vs McNeese State Cowboys
Tiger Stadium (LA) - Sat 9/5