Ed Orgeron says the LSU defense must be simplified. Success!

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Get the latest LSU Football news, photos, rankings, lists and more on Bleacher Report LSU fans may not like the fact that their Tigers have to play Florida every season as their cross-divisional Southeastern Conference opponent.

It's not the one Ed Orgeron says he saw in camp.

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LSU coach Ed Orgeron said he wouldn't be surprised if his team's scheduled football game at Florida this Saturday will be postponed. Alabama coach Nick Saban and athletic director Greg Byrne have tested positive for coronavirus, three days before the second-ranked Crimson Tide is set to face No. The University of Florida announced Tuesday five additional football players have tested positive for coronavirus, five days before the Gators are scheduled to host LSU.

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The University of Florida has suspended athletic activities due to an increase in positive coronavirus tests among football players this week, the university announced Tuesday afternoon. LSU and South Carolina will kick off three hours later Oct. 24 than originally announced, the Southeastern Conference announced Friday, one of several changes to its football schedule amid coronavirus-related postponements.

Error! The best five games to watch on this giant college football weekend: The postponement of LSU's game against Florida gave the Tigers extra time to improve their defense. Four key facts to know as LSU visits Missouri on Saturday morning at Faurot Field in Columbia …, Other questions:subscriberservices@theadvocate.com, Pelicans News | The New Orleans Advocate. 72, Glenn Dorsey. Though LSU won’t be playing this weekend, our weekly predictions roll on with an abbreviated version of SEC-only games.

The downward spiral had already begun for the LSU women’s basketball team last season, a month before the coronavirus pandemic finished off their season.

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Sports updates are sent daily. But truth be known, the Tigers and Gators have met every year since 1971, long before the SEC had divisi…. When Ed Orgeron got the LSU job full time at the end of the 2016 season, he received a less than top-tier salary to free up more cash for a big-money staff and an eventual expansion of the program’s cadre of non-coaching analysts. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida coach Dan Mullen, who last week wanted 90,000 fans packed inside the stadium amid a pandemic, says he has tested positive for COVID-19. Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey reportedly sent a strongly worded memo last week to conference coaches and athletics directors threatening fines and possible suspensions for those who do not follow COVID-19 protocols. Alexander: On a strangely quiet weekend, Louisiana football fans 'stop and enjoy it', Florida coach Dan Mullen tests positive for COVID-19; Gators were supposed to play LSU on Saturday, Rabalais: Does history at LSU point to a defensive turnaround under Bo Pelini? COLUMBIA, Mo. Defensive issues plagued No. LSU Sports. The past three days at LSU football practice, true freshman quarterbacks Max Johnson and TJ Finley evenly split first-team reps, preparing for the likelihood one of them would receive their first college start against Florida. — The pass was batted. Stay informed.

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida coach Dan Mullen was given several more chances Monday to clarify any confusion regarding his comments about wanting to pack 90,000 screaming fans inside Florida Field during the coronavirus pandemic. In the seven months since the 2019-20 season came to an abrupt end and the LSU basketball team left Nashville, Tennessee, without playing a game in the Southeastern Conference tournament, uncertainty has reigned for college coaches. LSU football may have dropped out of the rankings this week, but its coach has moved up a spot in the financial rankings. LSU's rivalry game at Florida has been moved back a half hour.

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Fireworks burst over Faurot Field with explosions that were nearly as jarring as the upset that just transpired. Auburn 24 South Carolina 27 Arkansas 35 Ole Miss 31 Tennessee 24 Kentucky 20 Texas A&M 30 Mississippi State 27 Alabama 33 Georgia 24. Rabalais: LSU’s defense vs. Missouri was a debacle. This week: No. It's a Tigers home game, it's just not where you expected it. The Missouri defense rushed down the sideline. The rivalry week began with a plea, a brash call for a packed crowd amid a global pandemic, and it ended, days later, when a coronavirus outbreak forced LSU and Florida to postpone their high-profile football game for a date two months down the line.

Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of excerpts from The Advocate’s upcoming book, “LSU BY THE NUMBERS,” celebrating the best player (and other greats) to wear each number in Tigers football history. Sign up today for our newsletter! There was an error processing your request. For the first time since the 2017 season, LSU football finds itself unranked in the Associated Press and USA Today Coaches Poll rankings after dropping to 1-2 following Saturday's upset loss to Missouri. Football: Schedule | 2019, 2020 commitments | Stats; LSU's Myles Brennan would've been 'doubtful' for the Florida game, Ed Orgeron says Published Oct 14, 2020 at 10:07 am | …

In accordance with Louisiana and Southeastern Conference guidelines, LSU announced Wednesday it will have 1,400 seats available for volleyball matches this fall inside the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. Greg Sankey saved a presentation slide from an athletic directors meeting in mid-July.

Stay in the know about LSU athletics' biggest news headlines. This might be the second fall weekend in half a century — and the first since 9/11 — that almost every major football team in Louisiana didn’t play.

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Terrace Marshall on record pace, but can't lift LSU past Missouri: 'The world's not perfect', After an offseason that was anything but normal, LSU basketball ready for preseason practice, Photos: LSU upset by unranked Missouri, hands Tigers second loss of the season, Three and out: Sports columnist Scott Rabalais dissects LSU's shocking 45-41 loss to Mizzou, Upset again: No. Signup today! — If your power got knocked out by Hurricane Delta and you’re sitting in a hot, dark house somewhere, perhaps be thankful for one small favor: Terrace Marshall's 235 yards were the most by an LSU receiver in nearly two decades, but it was the one yard he couldn't get that sealed the result against Missouri. Sophomore cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. sprained his ankle in a "freak accident" against Missouri and played the rest of the game, LSU coach Ed Orgeron said Monday.