Index
LSU Football News: February 2019
Source Synopsis
Saturday, February 16th
Geaux 247 California's Jordan Berry commits to LSU
Geaux 247 Elias Ricks back on LSU's campus
247 Sports How Jeff Grimes discovered Eric Mateos while at LSU
Associated Press Steve Sarkisian returns as Alabama's offensive coordinator
Baseball
LSU Sports Cabrera, Duplantis homers propel Baseball to victory | Photos (25) | Box score
LSU Sports Video (3 min, 22 sec): LSU vs. ULM highlights | Twitter
Tiger Rag Cabrera, Duplantis power LSU past UL Monroe 12-7
Tiger Details LSU Baseball rallies late to defeat ULM on Opening Day 12-7
LSU Tiger TV Video (6 min): Interview with Paul Mainieri
LSU Tiger TV Video (2 min, 43 sec): Interview with Daniel Cabrera
LSU Tiger TV Video (3 min, 7 sec): Interview with Zack Hess
LSU Tiger TV Video (2 min, 54 sec): Interview with Josh Smith
Friday, February 15th
Associated Press Eric Reid and Kaepernick settle collusion grievances with NFL
The Tim Fletcher Show Audio (26 min): Interview with Greedy Williams
The Tim Fletcher Show Audio (36 min): Interview with Tre'Davious White
Times Picayune LSU adds Mark Hutson as an analyst, while Brad Kragthorpe heads to NFL
Everything Alabama Alabama officially announces coaching staff moves, additions
Tennessee Sports Vols add Derrick Ansley to coaching staff
Associated Press Missouri appeals NCAA sanctions, calling penalties 'overly harsh'
NCAA News DI committee reviewing transfer waiver guidelines
Baseball
LSU Sports Tigers Open 2019 Season vs. ULM Friday in "The Box"
Tiger Details LSU starts the road to Omaha Friday night, here's how the Tigers get there
The Advocate Josh Smith 'really excited' to make return, lead Tigers
Times Picayune Drew Bianco’s ‘fearlessness’ helped earn him first base job
Times Picayune Why Paul Mainieri’s going with two freshmen in the opening weekend rotation
Tiger Details Notes: Opening weekend, pitching rotations and lineups
Thursday, February 14th
LSU Sports Blake Ferguson again named SEC Football Leadership Chair
LSU Sports Bayou Country Superfest lineup announced
And the Valley Shook Questions for the LSU Defense this spring
SEC Sports SEC announces schedule for 2019 SEC Media Days
NCAA News DI committee reviewing transfer waiver guidelines
ESPN College Football Playoff path for top 10 FPI teams
ESPN DC Todd Grantham sticking with Florida after considering Bengals' offer
College Football News 5 reasons why you’re going to love the 2019 College Football season
Everything Alabama Counting down the 10 winningest football coaches in SEC history
Vanderbilt Sports Vanderbilt announces staff changes
Associated Press South Carolina DT Belk giving up football due to injury
Baseball
Tiger Rag LSU announces opening weekend rotation
Times Picayune Drew Bianco named starting first baseman
LSU Sports For Josh Smith and Eric Walker, it's good to be back
Tiger Rag How loss ignited Josh Smith’s burning desire to be great
Times Picayune Paul Mainieri obsessed with bringing LSU another College World Series
LSU Sports What's new at Alex Box Stadium?
ESPN 104.5 Audio (12 min, 26 sec): Paul Mainieri talks about the 2019 team | .mp3
ESPN 104.5 Audio (15 min): Jacob and Austin with The Voice of the LSU Tigers, Chris Blair | .mp3
Sky and Air Sports NCAA Week 1 Baseball TV & streaming schedule
Wednesday, February 13th
Geaux 247 Cotton takes name out of portal, Livingston puts name in
ESPN LSU 2019 spring preview: Can Tigers build on success?
And the Valley Shook LSU and the 2019 S&P+ projections
LSU Reveille Audio: National Signing Day and LSU softball and baseball
Times Picayune Technology both a blessing, challenge for attendance at LSU venues
247 Sports College Football's toughest 2019 schedules for contenders
College Football News The best value national championship futures odds picks are
ESPN Updated way-too-early Top 25 College Football rankings
Baseball
LSU Sports LSU Baseball walk-out songs
LSU Sports LSU ace Zack Hess eager to prove himself on the mound
And the Valley Shook LSU Baseball Preview: The Hitters
Tiger Rag Eric Walker is thrilled to feel like his old self again — and so is LSU
Times Picayune How Daniel Cabrera found his swagger and became LSU's next great hitter
Tuesday, February 12th
Times Picayune Why does the Memphis Express have so many former LSU players?
The Advocate Audit of LSU athletics in fiscal 2018
And the Valley Shook LSU Recruiting 2020: How things look now
Times Picayune Marquee opponents, better helps spur increase in LSU Football attendance
The Ringer Why the NFL Draft Combine is coming to ABC
Sports Illustrated Is Les Miles ready for the hardest ob in College Football?
Rebel Grove Ole Miss vacates more than 30 wins over a span of six seasons
Baseball
The Advocate Here's what to watch for in 2019 with sky-high expectations
And the Valley Shook LSU Baseball Preview: The Pitchers
ESPN 104.5 Audio (10 min): Jared Foster previews the season, what we can expect Friday | .mp3
LSU Sports Free admission to non-LSU Baseball games this weekend
Monday, February 11th
LSU Sports LSU Spring Game to air on SEC Network
Associated Press Panthers Reid: New contract more proof NFL owners colluded
Associated Press Panthers re-sign safety Eric Reid to 3-year deal
The Advocate Davin Cotton has entered the NCAA transfer portal
ESPN 104.5 Audio (15 min, 45 sec): Devin White talks about LSU and prepping for the NFL | .mp3
And the Valley Shook Remember Me? K’lavon is BACK
Dandy Don Q&A with Mike Detillier on LSU Football’s signing class, Part 1
SEC Sports Every 2019 SEC spring football game to be televised
ESPN Portals, waivers and the future of College Football free agency
Baseball
Daily Iberian Incoming freshman could make big impact at LSU
Sunday, February 10th
Saturday Down South There's an NFL Draft record that the SEC seems like a lock to break in 2019
Chattanooga Times *1 SEC coaches well-immersed into 2020 recruiting
Georgia Bulldogs Smart adds Shawn Watson to staff
Denver Post T.C. McCartney’s addition to Broncos coaching staff thrills family, CU Buffs
Associated Press Spurrier returns to sideline, wins AAF opener
Associated Press EWU QB Gage Gubrud will transfer to Washington State next season
Baseball
The Advocate What's next for LSU slugger Daniel Cabrera?
Saturday, February 9th
Associated Press Auburn's Brown staying in school after weighing options
Associated Press Wyoming Black 14 members receive award from university
ESPN Everything you need to know about the first Alliance of American Football season
ESPN Welcome to the Alliance of American Football: 'Hell yeah, I'm playing football again'
Baseball
Dandy Don Q&A with LSU head baseball coach Paul Mainieri, Part 2
The Advocate Paul Maineiri confident Maurice Hampton can handle both Football and Baseball
The Advocate Drew Bianco gains an edge in four-player race at first base
103.7 The Game Audio: James Moran talks about the upcoming LSU Baseball season
Friday, February 8th
WWL Sports 8 former LSU players set to make AAF debut with Memphis Express
Times Picayune Inside the ‘turning point’ in signing Maurice Hampton
Associated Press David Williams, 1st SEC black athletic director, dies at 71
Associated Press Alliance of American Football looks to blossom this spring
Associated Press Tennessee offensive lineman Chance Hall giving up Football
Associated Press Wave of concussion lawsuits to test NCAA's liability
ESPN U.S. Senators urge Power 5 commissioners to enhance sexual violence policies
Baseball
Dandy Don Q&A with LSU head baseball coach Paul Mainieri, Part 1
The Advocate Notes: Zack Hess, Ma’Khail Hilliard getting healthy
Thursday, February 7th
Twitter: LSU Sports Video (7 min, 8 sec): Best moments from the 2018 season
LSU Sports Six Tigers invited to NFL Combine
Twitter: LSU Sports Video (2 min, 45 sec): Emily Dixon w/ Coach Orgeron to recap signing class
ESPN 104.5 Audio (15 min): NFL Hall of Fame inductee Kevin Mawae on his career | .mp3
College Football News LSU Recruiting 2019 Final Thoughts: Coach O loaded up the D
LSU Sports Tigers add athleticism to top-5 signing class
Tiger Details LSU's "big fish" got away, but Coach O almost catches the in-state limit
The Advocate The 'turning point' in LSU's recruitment of two-sport star Maurice Hampton
Everything Alabama Despite a miss early in the day, LSU has another strong year in Mobile
The Advocate Breaking down LSU's 2020 recruiting class
The Advocate Cade York is ready to take the throne as the Tigers' next Cole Tracy
The Advocate Rabalais: LSU's recruiting haul has what it takes to make LSU a national contender
USA Today Wolf moving from Tennessee to Georgia as graduate transfer
USA Today Winners and losers from college football's second signing day
Associated Press Last-minute decisions in SEC add drama to signing day
NCAA News DI Competition Oversight Committee looks to next steps
Baseball
LSU Tiger TV Video (20 min, 20 sec): Paul Mainieri talks LSU Baseball
LSU Sports Duplantis, Cabrera earn preseason All-SEC recognition
Tiger Rag Notes: After injury scare, Zack Hess in line to start on Opening Night
Wednesday, February 6th
Facebook: LSU Sports Video (22 min, 37 sec): Coach Orgeron NSD press conference
LSU Football .mp3 Audio (22 min, 13 sec): Coach Orgeron NSD press conference
LSU Signees (25): LSU Sports (Bios and Videos) | Rivals | Dandy Don | ESPN
LSU Recruiting Rankings: 247 Sports (4) | ESPN (7) | Rivals (3) | 247 Sports Composite (5)
Geaux 247 LSU lands edge rusher Desmond Little
Times Picayune Amite athlete Devonta Lee signs with LSU
Times Picayune Cornerback Jay Ward signs with LSU over Kentucky
Rivals Last minute change of heart leads Jay Ward to LSU
Geaux 247 Ruston's Ray Parker signs with LSU
Times Picayune National Signing Day: Ruston’s Ray Parker signs with LSU
Times Picayune 2-sport star Maurice Hampton signs with LSU
LSU Reveille NSD 2019 Preview: Tigers look to add defensive depth with final spots
Tiger Details LSU's National Signing Day schedule: Times to watch
The Advocate Signing day 2019: What time will LSU targets sign?
ESPN 104.5 Audio (11 min, 10 sec): Shea Dixon talks about NSD | .mp3
ESPN 104.5 Audio (6 min 47 sec): Soni Fonua on why he signed | .mp3
ESPN Media Zone ESPN’s National Signing Day announcements; ESPN2 11 - 1, ESPNU 1 - 2:30
Associated Press AAF kicks off without kickoffs, but with SkyJudge
Baseball
The Advocate LSU confident new pitchers Maribeth Gorsuch and Shelbi Sunseri can get job done
Tuesday, February 5th
The Advocate Ed Orgeron eyes perfect record with Louisiana recruits
The Advocate Rabalais: LSU championship hopes hinge on two key signing day factors
The Advocate RB from Houston Josh Williams commits to LSU, will be preferred walk-on
247 Sports Jim Burrow retires, will be able to watch Joe at LSU
ESPN 104.5 Audio (8 min, 22 sec): Jordy and T-Bob talk to Amite coach Zeph Powell | .mp3
The Advocate Soni Fonua is set to join Siaki Ika at LSU, a generation of Tongans
Times Picayune National Signing Day: What to know for LSU's 2019 class
103.7 The Game Audio: Sonny Shipp on Soni Fonua and the recruiting home stretch
Sports Illustrated Recruiting’s biggest bait-and-switch: The uncommittable scholarship offer
Everything Alabama 4-star QB decommits from Alabama
College Football News 2019 Utah State Aggies schedule analysis
USA Today ESPN anchor Adnan Virk fired for leaking company information
Monday, February 4th
ESPN 104.5 Audio (16 min): Shea Dixon on what to expect for NSD | .mp3
Athlon Sports 3 reasons for optimism about LSU in 2019
ESPN 104.5 Audio (11 min, 29 sec): Will Clapp on his first NFL year, hiring of Joe Brady | .mp3
ESPN 104.5 Audio (10 min, 16 sec): Sonny Shipp breaks down the big recruiting weekend | .mp3
Everything Alabama 2 Alabama players enter NCAA transfer portal
Rivals Ten bold National Signing Day predictions
USA Today Top storylines headed in to National Signing Day
Associated Press Throwback night: Pats win Super Bowl the old-fashioned way
Associated Press Super Bowl ads heavy on humor, surprises and ... robots
Sunday, February 3rd
Rivals Fonua felt the love from LSU
Geaux 247 JUCO DE Soni Fonua commits to LSU
The Advocate LSU Signing Day breakdown
LSU Sports LSU's Super Bowl participants & winners
LSU Sports Mawae, Robinson elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame
The Advocate Louisianians in the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Rivals Rival Views: Which team will close the strongest in 2019?
Baseball
Times Picayune LSU pitching staff could be deepest in years
The Advocate Meet LSU's next slugger, Saul Garza
Saturday, February 2nd
Times Picayune Take a look at 13 prospects LSU offered this week
Full Press Coverage Andrew Whitworth’s Long Road to the Super Bowl
USA Today SEC has record revenue in 2018, but Big Ten schools rake in more per-school
Sports Illustrated New wave of concussion lawsuits could create massive ripple effect for CFB
Times Picayune NFL HoF’s Class of 2019 could have Louisiana flavor when selected Saturday
NCAA News Super Bowl rosters: Colleges for Patriots and Rams players
Baseball
LSU Tiger TV Videos: LSU Baseball players discuss upcoming season
Tiger Rag Why did Chris Reid come back to LSU? Let him explain
Times Picayune Why LSU is bringing Chris Reid back 5 months after being taken off the team
The Advocate LSU Baseball making some changes as injuries pile up before start of season
Friday, February 1st
The Advocate LSU QB signee Peter Parrish never wanted to be average
Associated Press Detailed LSU athletics financial data: 2018 revenue down, expenses up from 2017
Tiger Details Ed Orgeron deserves a raise and an extension, but proceed with caution
And the Valley Shook Stars head to LSU for final monster recruiting weekend
Geaux 247 Big Board: LSU's remaining targets in 2019
Associated Press Missouri to appeal what it calls 'unjust' NCAA penalties
Associated Press NFL Network to air 19 Alliance games beginning Feb. 10
SEC Sports SEC announces 2017-18 revenue distribution
Associated Press Super Bowl 53 on TV: A viewer's guide to Sunday's game
Baseball
LSU Tiger TV Video (12 min): Paul Mainieri on AJ Labas, Chris Reid; more
LSU Sports Mainieri announces roster moves; Chris Reid re-instated, AJ Labas to miss season