LSU Football News: February 2010
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February 28th - 24th in reverse chronological order
Shreveport Times 10 items of urgency facing LSU
Opelousas Daily World Devery Henderson living the dream
NFL Trindon Holliday misses 4.23 in 40, but he’s still plenty fast
AZ Red Report Draft prospect interview: Keiland Williams
The Advocate Alma mater’s pull brings Ensminger back to Tigers
Shreveport Times Miles delays spring drills for new hire
LSU Sports Spring practice pushed to Monday
LSU Sports LSU grad Steve Ensminger named Tight Ends Coach
Times Picayune LSU set to open spring
Shreveport Times Les Miles has running game on his brain
The Advocate Miles: Spring will be tough
Shreveport Times LSU moves Russell Shepard to wide receiver
Tiger Rag Miles previews spring football
Times Picayune LSU will have more players at the NFL combine than any other school
The Advocate Ex-Tigers try to improve draft stock
New Orleans North Carolina has stable of 2011 NFL prospects
Houma Today SEC has pipeline to NFL
NBC Sports Big Ten talks expansion, but not all on board
Knoxville News Sentinel Kiffin opens up about departure
Vanderbilt Sports Vanderbilt's Coach Johnson joins thousands at Bennett Memorial Wednesday
Go Blue Michigan provides update on NCAA Investigation
Sports Illustrated Infractions will hurt embattled Rodriguez more than Michigan
CBS SportsLine Enough is enough: NCAA must make sickle cell testing mandatory
NCAA News Dallas suburb Frisco wins bid to host site of the 2010 Division I championship
Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Rivals LSU looks to turn the tide in SEC West
New Orleans LSU seeks improvement in several spots in spring football practice
The Advocate LSU spring football capsule
ESPN LSU looking for 'right' combination up front
LSU Reveille Recruiting: Spencer Ware has big plans off the football field
Houston Chronicle Brandon LaFell's NFL draft diary: Getting ready for the combine
Nashville City Paper Titans' Kevin Mawae ready to test free agent market
College Football News North Carolina offseason lookback & lookaheads
Tide Sports Alabama's Junior Day brings in some of nation’s top prospects
Columbus Ledger Auburn set to begin spring practice March 24 | Gene Chizik talks spring practice, ...
Miss. State Athletics Mississippi State sets spring practice dates
Ole Miss Sports Harris leaves Ole Miss team
Arkansas Razorbacks Coach Petrino interview
Associated Press Mascotless Ole Miss to vote on Col Reb successor
Gainesville Sun New coaches bolster Florida's recruiting efforts
Chattanooga Times Georgia gets center pledge
Lexington Herald Kentucky's new football coaches have a history
NCAA News NCAA football attendance plateaus after record run | .pdf Attendance Report
College Football News ACC offseason lookback & lookaheads
College Football News MAC offseason lookback & lookaheads
LA Tech Sports Louisiana Tech announces additions to coaching staff
Los Angeles Times Trojans players appear unfazed
CBS SportsLine Another witness says Leavitt did not strike player
Monday, February 22, 2010
The Advocate Miles, Tigers begin spring practice Friday
LSU Sports Third-annual Etta James meet set for March 5
Gainesville Sun Florida's Drayton looking forward to coaching backs
Rivals Sitting in spring could hurt QBs come fall
College Football News Big Ten offseason lookback & lookaheads
The Oregonian Oregon receiver Jamere Holland dismissed from football team
New York Times For USC, the squirming begins
Sunday, February 21, 2010
The Advocate LSU gets pledge from St. James WR Alonzo Lewis
Galveston Daily News LB Trevon Randle commits to LSU
Times Picayune Tigers get a pair of 2011 committments on Junior Day
The Advocate Show takes journey through LSU’s history
Macon Telegraph Linebackers Coach Warren Belin growing into role at Georgia | Interview
College Football News WAC offseason lookback & lookaheads
Rivals Who should be the preseason All-America QB?
Associated Press Walter Payton, Jerry Rice highlight Black College Hall class
New York Times NCAA ends hearing about USC infractions | Meeting with infractions committee ends
Saturday, February 20, 2010
ESPN LSU's Shepard, Randle facing big springs
Ole Miss Sports Bennie F. Abram dies after collapsing during routine conditioning at Ole Miss
Opelika-Auburn News Chizik, staff given raises
Arkansas News Ryan Mallett’s injury is mixed bag
Gainesville Sun Florida dismisses DT Brown following arrest
Athens Banner-Herald Warren Belin will coach Georgia's inside LBs
College Football News Pac 10 schedule breakdown
College Football News Big 12 South schedule breakdown
Rivals Miami looks for more with slew of veterans
Rivals San Diego State still struggling to climb MWC
Sporting News Top 5 QBs next season? Mallett leads the way
Los Angeles Times USC's hearing continues before NCAA committee
Friday, February 19, 2010
The Advocate LSU football hosts juniors on Saturday
New Orleans Two LSU football commitments to take other visits
The Advocate Universities to fight cuts
The Tennessean Rajaan Bennett, Vanderbilt's top-rated football signee, dies
Vanderbilt Sports Vanderbilt signee Rajaan Bennett killed in shooting Thursday
Tuscaloosa News Tide defensive back Robby Green suspended
Miss. State Athletics Mississippi State extends Mullen contract
Arkansas Razorbacks Successful surgery for Mallett
The Tennessean Former Titans linebacker Peter Sirmon joins Vols as assistant
Athens Banner-Herald Switching gears: Georgia's Samuel returns to roots at linebacker
Rivals Mailbag: Is this Georgia's year?
Sports Illustrated NCAA hearing may have greater impact on USC's past than future
CBS SportsLine USC's day in court comes with future in balance | Carroll, Garrett meet with NCAA panel
Times Picayune New Sugar Bowl president David Melius eager to begin term
Rivals Former DII player Veldheer hopes to hear name on draft day
Louisville Courier Black History Month - Dec. 19, 1965: Nat Northington signs Kentucky scholarship
NCAA News Dungy pleased with minority coaches hires; says recruiting reforms needed
Thursday, February 18, 2010
LSU Sports LSU to begin spring practice next week
LSU Sports Daniel Graff granted sixth season
Tiger Weekly Marlon Favorite joins Saints late, wins Super Bowl
Arkansas Razorbacks Ryan Mallett injury update
Gainesville Sun Florida notebook: Rainey moving to slot position
LA Tech Sports Louisiana Tech hires Tony Franklin as offensive coordinator
Sports Illustrated Forget expansion -- it's time for full-blown conference realignment
Rivals Air Force aims for bigger things in 2010
College Football News Ten defensive stars about to explode
Los Angeles Times USC goes before NCAA infractions committee | Timeline of USC troubles
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Tiger Rag Class of 2010 Recap
Memphis Sports Don Yanowsky returns as Memphis special teams coordinator and tight ends coach
College Football News SEC West team-by-team schedule breakdown
College Football News SEC East team-by-team schedule breakdown
Rivals JC transfers could make instant impact
Sports Illustrated Florida, Boise State top revised 2007 class recruiting rankings
Los Angeles Times USC's coming day in 'court' probably won't be pleasant
Los Angeles Times Whatever NCAA imposes on USC probably won't be unprecedented
Gator Zone Rivals names Stan Drayton as a top position coach hire
Gainesville Sun Gators picking up a kicker
Tuesday, February 16, 2010
LSU Reveille Governor Jindal to release initial fiscal budget
College Football News Year of the Tiger?
Arkansas Razorbacks Arkansas honored in Little Rock
Orlando Sentinel Florida's Urban Meyer finally stepping back from program
Florida Today Florida suspends freshman football player after arrest
The Tennessean Boise State's Petersen assesses Derek Dooley, Justin Wilcox
Athens Banner-Herald Georgia snags Herrera
College Football News Ten offensive stars about to explode
Associated Press Nebraska gives coach Bo Pelini a pay raise to $2.1 million
Texas Sports Colt McCoy honored with Davey O'Brien Award
Monday, February 15, 2010
New Orleans Class of 2011 update for LSU, Texas
Gainesville Sun Florida defensive lineman Gary Brown arrested on domestic battery charges
The Tennessean Tennessee receiver Austin Rogers won't try for another season
Athens Banner-Herald As UGA forced to cut, sports dollars soar
CBS SportsLine Phillips interview: Joker touches on past, present, future in Lexington
Rivals Grid bits: Taunting rule could change
Orlando Sentinel Jimbo Fisher strives to be "the voice" of the Seminoles
NBC Sports JoePa’s goal is to keep making an impact
Milwaukee Journal Big Ten, big plans, big gains
Denver Post Colorado should jump into Pac-10 if terms work
Sunday, February 14, 2010
Mobile Press-Register Miles: SEC offers best path to national championship
LSU Sports LSU players take part in Buddy Ball
Opelika-Auburn News Auburn's early commits reeled in big names
Orlando Sentinel Urban Meyer, Gators continue NFL trend with Teryl Austin as defensive coordinator
Macon Telegraph Georgia quarterbacks ready for starting battle
Chattanooga Times Randy Sanders, Tee Martin like Kentucky reunion
Lexington Herald Five fresh faces for Kentucky football
Arkansas News Preseason polls and flops
Los Angeles Times Mike Garrett, USC have own case to make | Garrett opens up, just a bit
Monroe News Star Eddie Robinson Museum opening highlights influence on those who followed
Rivals Roundtable: Is expansion a real possibility?
Orlando Sentinel Rule limiting head coaches in waiting on the recruiting trail affects Texas, Maryland
Saturday, February 13, 2010
LSU Sports Feb. 12, 2010 Snow Day at LSU
Max Preps Early Top 10 recruiting classes for 2011, LSU No.1
Associated Press Alabama football team to get White House invite
WREG Sports, MS Possible change to Ole Miss tailgating
Gator Zone Florida names Teryl Austin defensive coordinator
ESPN Eddie Robinson Museum fitting tribute | Louisiana museum confronts segregation
Rivals Which top-10 team has the most questions?
Sports Illustrated To make expansion worthwhile, Pac-10 must try to land Texas
NBC Sports Picking apart Pac-10 expansion contenders
Orlando Sentinel Central Florida violation of NCAA phone rules threatened 27 players' eligibility
Orlando Sentinel NCAA gives UCF a heaping helping of BCS justice
Los Angeles Times Pac-10 explores launching TV network
CBS SportsLine New taunting rules could give refs another judgment call
Friday, February 12, 2010
Mobile Press-Register LSU's Les Miles, North Carolina's Butch Davis headlining football coaching clinic
USF Nation Rumor Mill: Coach Larry Scott to LSU?
Athlon Sports Top 25 Classes: No. 6 LSU
Tiger Weekly Tigers land another strong recruiting class
The Advocate Martin: LSU hurting; Expect higher tuition, fewer programs, he says
Times West Virginian Trip to Baton Rouge highlights 2010 WVU schedule
College Football News 2010 Pre-Preseason Rankings: SEC
Chattanooga Times SEC facing QB shuffle
Columbus Ledger Auburn's Aairon Savage fights for another chance to play football
Gainesville Sun Source: Florida hires NFL assistant Teryl Austin as defensive coordinator
The Tennessean Assignments for Derek Dooley's staff are official
Chattanooga Times Georgia trio competing to be next quarterback
The Tennessean Vanderbilt changes football coaches' duties
The State, SC Ellis Johnson's future points to South Carolina
NCAA News Football taunting rule could be tougher by 2011
NCAA News Central Florida penalized for violations in football
Rivals Walk-ons go from no stars to shining stars
Rivals Mailbag: Can Nebraska take the Big 12 title?
Austin Statesman Texas headed to the Big Ten? Not likely
Sports Illustrated Inside Skip Holtz's efforts to save his first recruiting class at USF
Orlando Sentinel Athletes with legal troubles show recruiting much more than talent evaluation
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
LSU Sports Bowden to headline football coaches clinic
LSU Reveille LSU shifts focus to new recruits
Montgomery Advertiser Auburn head coach says QB recruit can handle pressure
ESPN Florida's Steve Addazio is named national recruiter of the year
Kentucky Athletics Tee Martin joins Kentucky's football staff
Shreveport Times Sonny days arrive at Louisiana Tech
Orlando Sentinel Central Florida adjusts football tailgating rules, but some fans remain unhappy
ESPN Media Zone to become in April
Tuesday, February 9, 2010
LSU Sports Miles congratulates Super Bowl champion Saints
Opelika-Auburn News Auburn's Taylor, Luper named top recruiters by Rivals
Rivals Mississippi State turns to Diaz to run defense | Coordinator Carousel
Orlando Sentinel New Gators unfazed by George Edwards' brief coaching stint
The Tennessean In-state talent awaits Derek Dooley's recruiting in 2011
Athens Banner-Herald Gates a good get for Georgia
The State, SC South Carolina recruit could be removed from high school
College Football News SEC recruiting class rankings
Orlando Sentinel A look at five of the biggest defensive coordinator hires
Sports Illustrated With Class of 2010 signed, time to start talking about Class of 2011
USA Today Judge approves O'Bannon's lawsuit against NCAA | NCAA fails to stop lawsuit
Monday, February 8, 2010
Boston Globe Randall Gay rings up another
USA Today Super Bowl XLIV loss bittersweet for Colts RB Joseph Addai
Montgomery Advertiser Early enrollees may be key to this Alabama recruiting class
Montgomery Advertiser Chizik changes Auburn's recruiting strategy with noticeable success
The State, SC Recruiting: Compare and contrast never ends
Sports Xchange Texas vs. Nation: Who scored on golden opportunity?
Rivals Grid bits: Failing to make cut for Combine
Monroe News Star Bastrop recruiting pipeline slows slightly
Orlando Sentinel Bowden loses 12 victories; Florida State loses national title in men's track
Orlando Sentinel Q&A with TCU coach Gary Patterson
Devils Digest Non-conference scheduling has its challenges
Times Picayune The Saints stamp their place in sports history with huge win on NFL's biggest stage
Times Picayune Sean Payton and Drew Brees reach pinnacle of success thanks to a total team effort
USA Today Mardi Gras comes early for Saints' faithful in New Orleans
USA Today Saints stump Colts 31-17 to win franchise's first Super Bowl title
Shreveport Times Gritty Saints capture first Super Bowl title
Associated Press Who Dat Nation: Super Saints become America’s Team
USA Today Like a ravaged city recovering, Saints become creative
NFL Saints nearly went marching out of New Orleans
L. C. American Press Ever think you’d live to see the day?
USA Today CBS plays it straight with its Super Bowl XLIV coverage
Sunday, February 7, 2010
LSU Sports LSU taking requests for season opener against North Carolina
Associated Press Trindon Holliday's two touchdowns push Texas stars past Nation team
The Advocate Super Bowl Notes: Randall Gay expected to be ready
ESPN Remembering Miami: Anthony McFarland, Super Bowl XLI
Knoxville News Sentinel Early SEC look looks the same
The State, SC Recruiting is how the rich get richer
Montgomery Advertiser Saban continues to give interesting soundbites
Opelika-Auburn News Cullman lineman spurns Bama for Auburn
Associated Press Richt hopes tight ends can pick up the slack
Lexington Herald Kentucky Notes: Joker looking already looking ahead to '11 class
Rivals Super Bowl: Where the players came from
Shreveport Times Saints success shines good spotlight on Louisiana
Saturday, February 6, 2010
Monroe News Star West Monroe's Allen stays true to commitment to LSU
The Advocate Saints' Louisiana natives savoring big game
Houma Today Ex-LSU players making impact on Saints
Times Picayune Joseph Addai counts his blessings with Indianapolis Colts
LSU Reveille Marlon Favorite gets experience of a lifetime with Saints
New Orleans He's a Bear, but Craig Steltz wants Saints Super Bowl win
The Man Eater Letter to the Editor: LSU tiger caretaker speaks about Mike's life
Charles Alexander, Chris Hawkins, & Trindon Holliday in Texas vs. the Nation Bowl, CBS College Sports, 2:00 p.m.
Ole Miss Sports New Ole Miss co-offensive coordinator Dave Rader meets with media
Florida Today New Florida defensive coordinator bolts for Buffalo Bills
ESPN Ombudsman: Mike Leach controversy more biased than balanced (from 01/21)
New York Times A Super Bowl advocacy ad elevates interest in all the ads
Friday, February 5, 2010
Alexandria Town Talk Recruits are what Tigers needed
The Advocate LSU class fills needs
The Advocate Class could give Tigers big boost
Tiger Rag Strong finish to recruiting season a boost for Miles
Tiger Rag Tight ends coach Don Yanowsky headed to Memphis
New Orleans Signing Day over, but recruiting never ends
LSU Former LSU students' commercial to air during the Super Bowl
Montgomery Advertiser Even with some misses, Saban has strong class at Alabama
Opelika-Auburn News Savage granted 6th year; Auburn gets 1st commit of 2011
Associated Press After racking up in recruiting, Meyer on for break
Gainesville Sun Florida Notes: Reed to tight end opens spot for QB
The Tennessean Tennessee hires ex-Vol Chuck Smith as assistant
Athens Banner-Herald Georgia tabs Vandy's Belin to coach linebackers
Athens Banner-Herald Georgia's depth at receiver thinner than expected
Lexington Herald Ex-Vols QB Martin says he'll coach UK receivers
The State, SC South Carolina recruit arrested on alcohol charge
College Football News CFN Analysis: Signing Day
Rivals Mailbag: Should a 10-win season be rewarded?
Sports Illustrated Texas donating unused BCS title gear going to Haiti
USA Today Signing Day notes: Boise State has success without elite signees
Sports Illustrated USC stands to gain much more than one QB from offering 13-year-old
NCAA News Cabinet backs academic support plan as part of waiver process
Thursday, February 4, 2010
LSU Sports Miles recaps highly ranked signing class | Video: Press Conference
LSU Sports The official list of 2010 LSU football signees
LSU Commitments: LSU Sports | Rivals | Scout | Max Preps | ESPN || Team Rankings: Rivals | Scout | ESPN
Times Picayune LSU gets surprisingly strong class
The Advocate 11th-hour arrivals boost LSU’s class
Shreveport Times LSU gets late boost from team switches
New Orleans LSU recruiting effort closes out strong for solid 2010 class
WWL Sports LSU's 2010 recruiting class better than expected
Associated Press LSU's mediocre results on field don't hurt its ability to recruit
Miami Herald Columbus' Jakhari Gore selects LSU
Fan House Team Ego chooses LSU
LSU Sports LSU football signing classes (1969-2010)
LSU Reveille Bradie James to host breast cancer benefit
The Advocate Fans at Bayou Bash look to the future
Roll Tide Crimson Tide ink 18 on Signing Day | Press conference quotes
Ole Miss Sports Rebel recruiting continues rise under Nutt | Houston Nutt press conference
Clarion Ledger In-state bonanza helps restock Rebs' roster
Auburn Athletics Quoting Gene Chizik on Signing Day | Auburn signees
Miss. State Athletics Mississippi State inks 26 to scholarships
Clarion Ledger Mullen trumpets his haul of in-state players
Arkansas Razorbacks Arkansas signees
Gator County Gators announce recruiting class | Urban Meyer press conference quotes
Sports Illustrated Despite rampant rumors, Florida's Meyer put together elite class
Florida Today Florida's top recruiting class will be hard to match defensively
Tennessee Sports Vols name Wilcox to defensive coordinator's position
Tennessee Sports Coach Derek Dooley's comments on Tennessee's Signing Class
Knoxville News Sentinel Despite upheaval, Tennessee class maintains dignity
Macon Telegraph Late losses overshadow much of Georgia’s gains
Georgia Bulldogs Georgia announces signing of 19 recruits
The State, SC South Carolina lines up some protection | South Carolina signees
Lexington Herald Joker's first class includes pleasant surprises | Kentucky signee list
The Tennessean Vanderbilt stocks up on offense | Vanderbilt signs 24 players to class
Tar Heel Blue Meet the newest members of the North Carolina football program
USA Today Signing Day 2010: Meyer carries Florida to No. 1 recruiting class
College Football News Recruiting 2010: The top storylines
El Paso Times QB Perrilloux out to prove himself
Wednesday, February 3, 2010
Times Picayune LSU reeling in solid class of recruits
The Advocate LSU expected to sign another strong class
Tiger Rag The proverbial fence around Louisiana
Tiger Rag Barring unforeseen, current class lacks flair of ‘09
Tiger Rag Class of '10 defensive star: No clear-cut ace, but still plenty of bright spots
LSU Reveille Tigers look to replace recent decommitments on National Signing Day
Tiger Rag Talking recruits with the publisher of Louisiana Football Magazine
Tiger Rag Tiger Rag’s Dirty Dozen
Shreveport Times Recruiting party might not be like the bashes of old
Sports Xchange LSU Report: Inside slant, Notes & quotes, Strategy & personnel
New York Times Four Saints from Louisiana can finally dare to hope
LSU Sports Interview with Super Bowl Tiger Randall Gay
Times Picayune Colts RB Joseph Addai says he's focused on Saints now, LSU later
New Orleans Quotes from Super Bowl Media Day: Colts RB Joseph Addai
USA Today Signing Day: The latest scoop on the recruiting trail
Chicago Sun Times SEC dominates football recruiting, Florida top in nation
Yahoo! Sports SEC sets standard on signing day
College Football News Happy Signing Day!
USA Today Holdout prep recruits garner plenty of attention
Rivals Several candidates for a Signing Day switch
Houston Chronicle Coaching changes difficult on recruits
Sports Illustrated Chaos Theory: How Carroll's move impacted recruiting nationwide
Rivals Some 2009 signees ready to debut after redshirting
Birmingham News Saban statue is too much, too soon
Sports Illustrated Chizik, Auburn putting together surprising top five recruiting class
Clarion Ledger Rebels waiting on two recruits
Sports Xchange SEC Report: Inside slant, Notes & quotes, Strategy & personnel
Florida Today Gators still hold top spot in recruiting
Athens Banner-Herald Georgia hopes to stop the bleeding
The State, SC Lattimore ready to run for Gamecocks
The Tennessean Vanderbilt's best class in Johnson era expected
ESPN To Perrilloux, perspective the ultimate goal
ESPN Chad Jones among SEC underclassmen added to combine list
Tuesday, February 2, 2010
Alexandria Town Talk Miles not on 'hot seat,' says Bertman
El Paso Times Texas vs. The Nation: LSU running back Trindon Holliday proves a quick study
ESPN Jarvis Green looking forward to free agency
Sports Illustrated With political involvement afoot, prepare for major BCS change
College Football News CFN Analysis: The BCS and the anti-trust debate
College Football News The BCS anti-trust playoff solution
Associated Press Congressman criticizes NCAA for concussion standards
Huntsville Times Alabama Notes: Top prospect Keenan Allen removes Alabama from consideration
Ole Miss Sports Nutt names Rader, Markuson co-offensive coordinators | Nutt gives Rader nod
Opelika-Auburn News Whitaker commits to Auburn, fills defensive line need
Knoxville News Sentinel Signing Day could be boost or bust for Tennessee
Athens Banner-Herald UGA loses prospects Robey, Whitaker | Some recruits unsure what they'll play in 3-4
The State, SC South Carolina lands two more recruits
Lexington Herald Kentucky running back recruit has Wow! factor
NFL Draft Scout Perriloux shows off arm as Texas vs. Nation practices open
ESPN Everything you need to know about national signing day
Rivals five-star tracker: Class of 2009
Commercial Appeal Baton Rouge receiver commits to Memphis
Associated Press For new coaches, recruiting equals damage control
ESPN Keeping recruiting secrets isn't easy
Columbus Ledger Pressure leading up to National Signing Day can be overwhelming
New York Times Experience in sports optional for new leaders
Monday, February 1, 2010
Times Picayune Slidell wide receiver Armand Williams becomes latest LSU commitment
LSU Reveille University down $107 million
Rivals Spring Practice Primer: SEC
Winston-Salem Journal Tar Heels raid Florida to fill recruiting class
Orlando Sentinel One-to-One: An interview with Alabama coach Nick Saban
Tide Sports Discipline, commitment, effort, toughness and pride the cornerstone of Bama's success
Montgomery Advertiser Auburn awaits prized recruits' decisions
Miami Herald Gators focusing on defensive line
Knoxville News Sentinel Defensive backs Clark, Sapp, LB Probst pick Vols
The State, SC South Carolina Recruiting: Time almost up for Lattimore, Parker
Yahoo! Sports NCAA probe of USC complete
Rivals JUCO transfers have big holes to fill
Charlotte Observer Ranking stars isn't a science
Shreveport Times Evangel's Russ switches to Texas
Clarion Ledger Social networks can raise red flags
College Football News NFL Draft: The post-combine top 250
Sports Xchange Texas vs. Nation gets higher profile with lower-profile guys