LSU Football News: December 2009
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Thursday, December 31, 2009
LSU Sports Miles, Paterno hold final press conference
LSU Sports Defensive Coordinator Chavis to stay at LSU
Associated Press Statement Game: PSU Trying to Quiet Critics vs. LSU
Shreveport Times LSU's Alleva does what it takes to keep Chavis
The Advocate Chavis staying at LSU
Sun Gazette, PA LSU's Miles' bowl record impeccable
LSU Sports Coordinators, players address media; parade rolls
New Orleans Source: John Chavis to remain at LSU
Orlando Sentinel Capital One Bowl Notes: City officials repair field; Chavis dodges Georgia questions
Associated Press Sloppy field major concern for Capital One Bowl
Times Picayune Crowton confident Tigers will go on the offensive
The Advocate Crowton relishes help from new assistant
York Daily Record It's North vs. South in the Capital One Bowl on Friday
Times Picayune Chavis does an end run on discussing Georgia opening
The Advocate Veteran QB Clark, youthful Jefferson ready to match wits
Shreveport Times LSU's Chavis ponders Georgia job
Shreveport Times Galen Hall recalls win at LSU in 1989
Times Picayune Mauti family, Penn State and Joe Paterno go back a long way
Pittsburgh Tribune Penn State, LSU guard against info overload
Times Leader, PA LSU riding on coaching carousel
Patriot-News Risky combo for LSU: Leaky interior OL and hesitant rookie QB
Patriot-News Penn State's Derek Moye will see a lot of LSU standout corner Patrick Peterson
Tri-Parish Times Tigers putting finishing touches on Capital One Bowl prep
Alexandria Town Talk Decade of the Tiger: Toasting the top LSU football games of the last 10 years
York Daily Record Tailgate Tales: An offbeat look at LSU's history
LSU Sports LSU vs. Penn State: '74 Orange Bowl recap
Times Picayune Several LSU running backs will test Penn State defense in Capital One Bowl
Times Picayune Capital One Bowl: Joe Paterno still has passion, respect, energy to coach
Patriot-News, PA Bowl shaping up to suit Penn State defensive coordinator Tom Bradley
Orlando Sentinel Penn State QB Darryl Clark hunts for marquee win to cap his career
Tiger Rag Joe Paterno profile
CBS SportsLine Tuberville expresses interest in Texas Tech opening
ESPN Could Sugar Bowl mark end of an era?
Palm Beach Post, FL Urban Meyer said misleading information about his health was to 'protect' his family
Florida Today Urban Meyer continues dodging questions about his health
Associated Press Mike Leach issues statement after firing
Times Picayune Paterno still going strong at Penn State
Philadelphia Daily News Penn State's Paterno continues to bowl 'em over
Patriot-News Joe Paterno shows LSU fan he means business at Capital One Bowl pep rally
Associated Press One last big game at Penn St for QB Daryll Clark
Centre Daily Times, PA Penn State Notes: Lions’ line making progress
Orlando Sentinel JoePa carries on while Bowden prepares to leave college football
Philadelphia Daily News Penn State will be different team next season
Wall Street Journal How many beatings can Big Ten fans take?
Armed Forces Bowl: Air Force vs. Houston, 11:00 a.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Sun Bowl: Oklahoma vs. Stanford, 1:00 p.m. on CBS: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Texas Bowl: Missouri vs. Navy, 2:30 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Insight Bowl: Iowa State vs. Minnesota, 5:00 p.m. on NFL Network: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Peach Bowl: Tennessee vs. Virginia Tech, 6:30 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
College Football News Instant Analysis: Nebraska destroys Arizona
College Football News Instant Analysis: Idaho wins a thriller
Associated Press Admissions exemptions benefit athletes
Sports Illustrated Firing Leach saved Tech buyout money, but will cost it much more
College Football News Instant Analysis: Mike Leach gets fired
Sports Illustrated Strangest week of coaching news in years rocking recruiting world
Wednesday, December 30, 2009
Tiger Rag Rabalais: The (big) ten things you need to know about Penn State
LSU Sports Tigers continue bowl prep, visit Disney World
Associated Press Preview: LSU vs. Penn State
Times Picayune Tigers await challenge as a team from SEC
Times Picayune Miles says no formal word from Georgia regarding Chavis
Times Picayune Coleman, Alexander want victory in Capital One Bowl return
The Advocate CB Peterson: Chavis ‘fired up’ for Penn State
The Advocate Penn State knows potential of inconsistent LSU offense
The Advocate Dietzel: Miles doing it right way
Shreveport Times LSU parties at bowl time
Times Picayune Jai Eugene will play in bowl game
Centre Daily Times, PA Nittany Lions hoping to tame Tigers' offense
Centre Daily Times, PA Lions have something to prove against Tigers
Philadelphia Inquirer Penn State undaunted by LSU's special teams
Chambersburg Public, PA Separate lives, same blood: Brothers are leaders on LSU defense
Times Picayune Richard Murphy will wear coveted No. 18 in 2010
New Orleans Bigger challenges than Penn State lie ahead for Miles, LSU
Patriot-News QB chaos since Perrilloux washout has LSU in flux
Philadelphia Daily News Penn State out to change Big Ten's image in Capital One Bowl
Go PSU Sports Capital One Bowl pep rally on Wednesday
Patriot-News Ollie Ogbu in the middle of everything on Penn State's defense
Associated Press JoePa's roller coaster decade ends at Cap 1 Bowl
Times Picayune Penn State's Daryll Clark waited his turn, has had a stellar two years
Times Picayune Quarless forever linked to Paterno
Times Leader, PA Orlando trip is just fine with Odrick
Southtown Star, PA JoePa? He's seen and doodled it all
Philadelphia Inquirer Penn State out to change Big Ten's image in Capital One Bowl
USA Today Illness has Penn State walk-on facing bigger opponent off field
York Daily Record, PA Nice bowl perk: Nittany Lions spend an afternoon shopping at Best Buy
Patriot-News, PA Penn State's Navorro Bowman, Evan Royster remain mum on future plans
Notes: Alabama | Arkansas | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee
Associated Press Poll shows majority of college football fans favor playoff
Sports Illustrated Meyer's leave could change dynamic in SEC, state of Florida
Houston Chronicle Muschamp, Saban are kindred spirits
USA Today Scorned Frogs era long gone: TCU stands tall amid BCS
USA Today Court could put Texas Tech's Leach on Alamo sideline
Sports Illustrated Leach, James' reputations on line amid allegations of mistreatment
Humanitarian Bowl previews: Bowling Green vs. Idaho, 3:30 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Holiday Bowl previews: Arizona vs. Nebraska, 7:00 on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009
Tiger Rag Live from Orlando: Les Miles
Orlando Sentinel Notes: Eugene pays for missing team plane, Penn State players mull draft options
Tiger Rag Coleman talks Nittany Lions, Chavis
The Advocate Barksdale discusses Twitter incident
LSU Sports Day 3 of Bowl Week: Practice, then SeaWorld
The Advocate LSU gears up for Penn State’s twin threats of Clark, Royster
Times Picayune Stevan Ridley ready for center stage at Capital One Bowl
Shreveport Times LSU Tigers frolicking amid football in Orlando
Tiger Rag Heading down to Orlando
Times Picayune Notes: Foyil, Mauti prepared for reunion
Tiger Rag Miles could use another damn strong finish in bowl
Centre Daily Times, PA Tigers’ QB still a work in progress
Daily Iberian Bowl preparations
Go PSU Sports Nittany Lions visit Universal Studios; Continue preparations for LSU
Centre Daily Times, PA Lions have something to prove against Tigers
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Paterno: Odrick among Penn State's best ever
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Penn State Notebook: Move a snap for Wisniewski
Centre Daily Times, PA Two Penn State reserves not in Florida
Altoona Mirror, PA Line play a continued question mark for Penn State
Times Leader, PA Paterno's integrity, passion admired by players
Philadelphia Inquirer Penn State QB is not focusing on his career - just a New Year's Day win
Blue White Illustrated State of the Team: Penn State
York Daily Record, PA Penn State's Jack Crawford just realizing potential in 'adopted game'
Patriot-News Erin Andrews covers football with skills learned from newsman dad
Huntsville Times Flu taunts Tide again
Notes: Alabama | Arkansas | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | Louisiana Tech | Ole Miss | Tennessee
Champs Sports Bowl previews: Miami vs. Wisconsin, 7:00 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
College Football News Instant Analysis: Independence Bowl
Associated Press Texas Tech's Leach suspended, won't coach bowl game
College Football News Instant Analysis: The Mike Leach Fiasco
Associated Press Reggie Bush loses attempt to take case to arbitration
Los Angeles Times Mike Bellotti walks away but stays at Oregon
Tiger Rag Rene's Recruiting Roundup: Meyer's status affects Gators
Monday, December 28, 2009
Times Picayune LSU football off to good start in Capital One Bowl preps
Times Picayune LSU's Jefferson set for final test of '09
Times Picayune Tigers have fun helping entertain children
The Advocate QB Jefferson growing into leadership role
Patriot News Capital One bowl primer: LSU vs. Penn State
Philadelphia Daily News Could be a tough Holliday for Penn State in Capital One Bowl
The Advocate Miles says he’s ‘glad to have Urban back’
Knoxville News Sentinel Frank Wilson's situation not new in recruiting game
Orlando Sentinel Penn State holds two-a-day practices leading up to Capital One Bowl
Patriot News Penn State football players combine sun, fun, work
Altoona Mirror, PA Lions in Orlando: As always, offensive line the key for Penn State
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Win would cement Clark's legacy at Penn State
Go PSU Sports Nittany Lions visit with central Florida kids at Disney Quest
Orlando Sentinel JoePa could get his wish – Big Ten expansion
Notes: Alabama | Arkansas | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | Ole Miss | Tennessee
Georgia Bulldogs Georgia ready for Independence Bowl
Independence Bowl previews: Georgia vs. Texas A&M, 4:00 p.m. on ESPN2: Rivals | A.P. | Athlon
The Advocate Meyer's plight not hard to understand
Chattanooga Times Janzen Jackson is happy to be back on field
Houston Chronicle USC emerges as top football program of decade
San Antonio Express UT's Muschamp trying to outmaneuver mentor
Associated Press Brooks unlikely to return as Kentucky coach next season
College Football News Instant Analysis: Music City Bowl
Sunday, December 27, 2009
LSU Sports Day 2 in Orlando 'For the Kids'
Times Picayune LSU off to good start in Capital One Bowl preps
LSU Sports Tigers arrive in Orlando, prep for Capital One Bowl
Times Picayune LSU arrives in Orlando for Capital One Bowl
Shreveport Times Notes: LSU arrives in Florida for bowl festivities; Four to Senior Bowl
Lancaster Online It's the Lions and Tigers
Orlando Sentinel LSU arrives in Orlando, then hits the practice field for Capital One Bowl
Orlando Sentinel Former Gators assistant Billy Gonzales gets to work with LSU
Tiger Rag State of the Team: LSU
Daily Iberian Harry Coleman: Always a Tiger
Mobile Press-Register Charles Scott ready to prove he is healthy at Senior Bowl
Times Picayune Glenn Dorsey is the Times-Picayune's male College Athlete of the Decade
Daily Iberian Greg Bowser the Analyst
Gator Zone Urban Meyer to take leave of Absence, not step down; Addazio interim head coach
Altoona Mirror, PA Legacy on the line: PSU's Clark needs big game, win vs. LSU to silence critics
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Penn State: Lions senior is bowing out on a good note -- finally
Tiger Rag Life's constants: Death, taxes & JoePa in Happy Valley
Music City Bowl previews: Clemson vs. Kentucky, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P. | Athlon | TSN
Notes: Alabama | Auburn | Georgia | Kentucky | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee
Gator Zone Urban Meyer steps down as Florida's coach
LSU Sports Les Miles' statement on Urban Meyer's resignation
Sports Illustrated Meyer's decision a chain-breaker
Times Picayune Florida's Meyer to resign after bowl
Miami Herald 'Faith and family' overshadow football
Los Angeles Times Urban Meyer will be a hard act to follow
College Football News Instant Analysis: Urban Meyer steps down | Now what for the Gator program?
New York Times Coaches weigh in on Meyer
Times Picayune How much do bowls mean really?
Los Angeles Times Without saying anything, USC says plenty about what the McKnight case means
College Football News Instant Analysis: USC beats BC In Emerald Bowl
College Football News Instant Analysis: Pitt gets by Tar Heels in Car Care Bowl
College Football News Instant Analysis: Marshall wins pizza pizza
USA Today Barrier falls: Woman becomes first to officiate bowl game
Saturday, December 26, 2009
College Football News Capital One Bowl Preview: LSU vs. Penn State
The Advocate New assistants already making impact at LSU
Shreveport Times New LSU assistant has much work to do
Tiger Rag Sugar not so sweet when '59 Tigers drew Rebel rematch
Notes: Alabama | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | Ole Miss | Tennessee
Motor City Bowl previews: Marshall vs. Ohio, 12:00 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Car Care Bowl previews: North Carolina vs. Pitt, 3:30 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Emerald Bowl previews: Boston College vs. USC, 7:00 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Dallas Morning News Non-BCS coaches can start the cleanup by disqualifying Alabama
Rivals Bowden's last game brings his career full circle | Former players get Gator Bowl tickets
Friday, December 25, 2009
The Advocate Ciron Black, Mikey Conger inspire each other
Shreveport Times Miles has a history of balancing bowls, Christmas
Shreveport Times LSU wants to go out with a bang
Times Picayune LSU makes push for trio
LSU Sports Kelvin Sheppard named state's top defensive player
Thursday, December 24, 2009
Tiger Rag Razor-thin margin between LSU, UF this decade
The Advocate LSU-Penn State rematch has similar feel
The Advocate E-mails trace chronology of LSU investigation
Natchez Democrat Ridley will start for LSU in bowl game
Hawaii Bowl previews: Nevada vs. SMU, 7:00 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P. | TSN
ESPN Video: Joe Paterno on playoff system in college football
CBS SportsLine Now a BCS darling, TCU likely to be left stranded on Mountain
Arizona Republic Fiesta Bowl investigator finds no misconduct after probe
Forbes College football's most valuable teams, LSU No. 7 | In pictures
USA Today Heisman-winning son fills imprisoned father with pride
Notes: Alabama | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | South Carolina | Tennessee | Vanderbilt
Florida Today Christmas means change for coaches
Rivals Big names find themselves in little bowl games
College Football News Instant Analysis - Poinsettia Bowl: Utah 37 ... California 27
NCAA News Judge dismisses lawsuit over Fighting Sioux name use
ESPN Ombudsman Peccadilloes on parade
Wednesday, December 23, 2009
The Advocate Christmas brings memories for Miles
The Advocate New LSU assistant draws attention
LSU Sports 30 Years Ago: Tigers send Coach Mac out in style
Houma Today LSU’s Christmas wish list
ESPN LSU has already started to reap the rewards of Louisiana's stellar 2011 class
Tiger Rag Rabalais: It’s beginning to feel an awful lot like 1973 around here
Orlando Sentinel Penn State arrives in Florida to begin Capital One Bowl preparations
Washington Post Football coaches walk fine line between discipline and abuse
New York Times New life at SMU with a bowl to play
Tuesday, December 22, 2009
LSU Sports Tigers scrimmage before break, trip to Orlando
Times Picayune Wiser, more confident Jordan Jefferson leads LSU into Capital One Bowl
Times Picayune Notes: Charles Scott ruled out of Capital One Bowl
Times Picayune LSU must play bowl game without Charles Scott
The Advocate Scott won’t play in bowl game
Shreveport Times Charles Scott to miss bowl game
Tiger Rag Miles says Scott won’t play in bowl game
LSU Sports Bowl edition of 'Les Miles Show' to air Dec. 31
LSU Reveille Gonzales introduced after practice
LSU Sports Tickets office announces holiday, bowl hours
Go PSU Sports Nittany Lions continue Capital One Bowl preparations
The Advocate At 83, Paterno still commands respect from players
Monday, December 21, 2009
LSU Sports Video: Capital One Bowl preview
Tiger Sports Digest Miles on quick recruiting start
Orlando Sentinel Urban Meyer has no bad blood with LSU-bound Billy Gonzales
LSU Sports A letter from Joe Alleva
The Advocate Jordan Jefferson leaning on LSU’s seniors
The Advocate Ex-walk-on Graff earns respect, scholarship
The Advocate Breaux helps LSU as student-coach
Philadelphia Daily News Cappelletti recalls poor conditions at first PSU-LSU bowl
Go PSU Sports Nittany Lions resume practice for Capital One Bowl
Altoona Mirror Birthday Boy: Paterno, at 83, important as ever to Penn State
Florida Today Florida's Brandon James to miss Sugar Bowl after foot surgery
Chattanooga Times SEC's TV deal leads to late nights
Shreveport Times SEC, Big 12 present contrasting styles at I-Bowl
Notes: Alabama | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | South Carolina | Tennessee
Las Vegas Bowl previews: BYU vs. Oregon State, 12/22 at 7:00 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P.
Associated Press Speedy return man Monroe eligible again for Texas
Associated Press Three USC players ruled ineligible
USA Today How one extra second changed the college football season
Rivals New faces, same places for some bowl teams
Rivals Monday with Mike: All about the matchups
Columbus Dispatch, OH Three more might be ineligible for Ohio State
Los Angeles Times Owner of car USC's Joe McKnight drove denies wrongdoing
College Football News Instant Analysis - New Orleans Bowl: MTSU 42 - Southern Miss 32
Times Picayune MTSU's Dasher a one-man show
Chattanooga Times Focus turns to DI-AA bids
Sunday, December 20, 2009
Times Picayune LSU bracing for Penn State QB
LSU Sports Capital One Bowl media guide
The Advocate Top 5 plays for 2009 LSU offense
The Advocate LSU lands key commitment in Hilliard
Indianapolis Star Addai performs like hero Kevin Faulk, only better
Opelousas Daily World Devery nation
New Orleans Bowl previews: Middle Tennessee vs. Southern Miss, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN: CFN | Rivals | A.P. | TSN
Notes: Alabama | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | South Carolina | Tennessee
College Football News Instant Analysis - New Mexico Bowl: Wyoming 35 - Fresno State 28 in 2OT
Associated Press Rutgers rocks Central Florida at St. Petersburg Bowl
Rivals The dynamics of a coaching search
Los Angeles Times Trojans are playing with fire
NCAA News Wis.-Whitewater notches 2nd title in 3 years with 38-28 Win over Mount Union
Chattanooga Times CAA still rules in DI-AA NCAA football
Saturday, December 19, 2009
The Advocate Notes: Miles, Vanderlinden admire each other
The Advocate LSU linebackers can hold their own
LSU Sports Six LSU football players earn degrees
LSU Sports Ron Cooper bio
Times Picayune LSU football gets two commitments for 2011
Times Picayune Anthony Johnson and Corey White pick LSU for 2011
The Advocate Juniors White, Johnson commit to LSU for 2011
New Orleans LSU off to great start in 2011 recruiting efforts
Eye on the Tigers Hilliard is a Tiger
LSU Sports Billy Cannon to be featured on 'Heisman Tales'
The Advocate Big Ten vs. SEC not a mismatch
Notes: Alabama | Arkansas | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee
NCAA News Villanova takes home first National Title with 23-21 comeback win over Montana
Associated Press Report: USC RB's use of SUV being investigated
Tallahassee Democrat Jimbo Fisher signs five-year deal with FSU
Arizona Republic Report: Fiesta Bowl employees say bowl repaid political contributions
Rivals Are there too many bowl games?
USA Today Division III dynasties prepare to clash for fifth consecutive year
Friday, December 18, 2009
Associated Press Preview: LSU vs. Penn State
Times Picayune Tigers weather conditions
The Advocate Ridley taking advantage of opportunity
Shreveport Times LSU's new coaches get NCAA clearance
Centre Daily Times, PA LSU end changes name, attitude
Tiger Rag Miles: 'We’re still recruiting'
New Orleans Joseph Barksdale causes stir with Twitter remarks
Eye on the Tigers Eye On The Tigers All Decade Team
Associated Press DI-AA Final Preview: Montana vs. Villanova, ESPN2 at 7 p.m.
Associated Press DI-AA Championship pregame press conference quotes
Rivals Timing of bowl games tricky for some coaches
Sports Illustrated College football: Highlights and lowlights of the decade
Rivals Mailbag: Where does Big Ten turn?
Thursday, December 17, 2009
LSU Sports Tigers pick up pace at bowl practice
Times Picayune LSU rising above, Miles says
The Advocate Miles offers praise for Nittany Lions
The Advocate LSU staff questions still unsettled as team practices
Shreveport Times New LSU assistants remain in limbo
LSU Sports Peterson named Sporting News second team All-American
San Jose Mercury News Is there more to come after JaMarcus Russell's demotion by the Raiders?
Beaver County Times Steelers' Ryan Clark goes off on media
Patriot News, PA Penn State RB Stephfon Green knows he's met his match in Trindon Holliday
Gainesville Sun Florida Notes: Players shocked Gonzales left
Notes: Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee
USA Today Non-BCS bowls bank on close-to-home teams bringing in fans
USA Today Notes: Mangino receives $3 million settlement in split with Kansas
USA Today After wild playoff ride, Montana, Villanova to battle for DI-AA title
Wednesday, December 16, 2009
The Advocate Tigers ready for Orlando
LSU Sports Coleman named MVP at football banquet
LSU Sports Tigers in the NFL -- Week 14 update
The Advocate LSU Notes: Barksdale - Big Ten 'physical'
Times Picayune LSU's Peterson anxious for homecoming
Shreveport Times Jordan Jefferson aims to utilize speed
Go PSU Sports Three Nittany Lions selected to AP All-America teams
The Advocate Walk-on carves niche at 'Linebacker U'
Notes: Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Mississippi State | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee | Vanderbilt | Washington
The Advocate Heishma Northern, Gabe Northern's brother, interviews for Southern job
Tide Sports SEC looks to adjust football schedules
ESPN Road to the BCS: How close is the MWC to an AQ?
Arizona Republic BCS drops ball with Boise-TCU Fiesta matchup
USA Today Big Ten believes 'timing is right' for conference to explore expansion
College Football News Cavalcade of Whimsy: Why Texas will win
College Football News Cavalcade of Whimsy: Understanding The U
Rivals Officials, like teams rewarded with bowl work
Florida Today Jimbo Fisher talks with reporters
Des Moines Register TV dispute may take Hawkeyes' bowl game off the air
Associated Press Illinois man admits stalking ESPN's Erin Andrews
Tuesday, December 15, 2009
LSU Sports Video: Les Miles post-practice interview (12/14)
Tiger Rag Tigers get back to work
WWL Sports Miles doesn't plan on any more changes to his coaching staff
Times Picayune James Carville: Football, politics kick off a joyful winter
Associated Press Capital One Bowl Matchup
LSU Sports LSU begins Capital One Bowl preparations
Times Picayune Charles Scott's status remains uncertain
Shreveport Times LSU back at practice minus new coaches
The Advocate Those in know call Big Ten 'physical'
Tiger Sports Digest Miles talks coaching carousel
Tiger Sports Digest One bowl practice down
LSU Reveille Porter's status for bowl game still uncertain
The Advocate Bogus mascots on Web illustrate licensing problems
Associated Press Ciron Black named 3rd Team AP All-America
ESPN What are the SEC coordinators making?
Associated Press DT Odrick emerges as defensive star for Penn State
Sports Illustrated Big Ten serious about expansion, but risks could outweigh benefits
NCAA News Safeguards committee acts on concussion-management measures
NCAA News DI SAAC opposes telephone-contact deregulation
Notes: Arkansas | Auburn | Georgia | Kentucky | Miss. State | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee | Washington
Chattanooga Times DI-AA playoff expansion has mixed response
Chattanooga Times Montana fulfills determination to return
Chattanooga Times Football a 'Nova satellite
Monday, December 14, 2009
The Advocate LSU names Coleman MVP
The Advocate Notes: Nittany Lions impressed by LSU's Jefferson
Sports Xchange LSU Report: Inside slant, Notes & quotes, Strategy & personnel
Shreveport Times Les Miles knows how to shop
Penn State Collegian PSU, LSU to square off in Capital One Bowl
Shreveport Times Victory, family make Hester reunion special
Penn State Collegian Lions looking to prove themselves
Sports Xchange Penn State Report: Inside slant, Notes & quotes, Strategy & personnel
College Football News Who's Hot & Not: The Bowls
College Football News Instant Analysis: Turner Gill to Kansas
Notes: Arkansas | Auburn | Georgia | Kentucky | Mississippi State | South Carolina | Tennessee
Sports Xchange SEC Report: Inside slant, Notes & quotes, Strategy & personnel
Rivals Bowl gifts part of tradition for players
Rivals Monday with Mike: Best men getting the jobs
Chattanooga Times Top seeds had to earn their DI-AA championship berths
Sunday, December 13, 2009
The Advocate New coaches put pep in LSU's step
The Advocate Penn State players glad to be playing Tigers
Shreveport Times LSU has Penn State pumped
Patriot-News Penn State coach Joe Paterno: 60 legendary years
Pittsburgh Tribune College bowl payouts don't always add up
Kansas Athletics Turner Gill named head coach at Kansas
Buffalo Athletics Danny Barrett named Buffalo's interim head coach as Gill departs
Go Stanford Stanford agrees to terms with Jim Harbaugh on contract extension
Notes: Alabama | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | Mississippi State | Ole Miss | Tennessee | Vanderbilt
Sports Illustrated Ingram's Heisman fills big void | Instant Analysis: Mark Ingram Wins It
USA Today Alabama RB Ingram claims Tide's first Heisman Trophy
Knoxville News Sentinel SEC getting downright defensive
Knoxville News Sentinel SEC schools hope NCAA probe of Tennessee opens doors
Chattanooga Times Kiffin welcomes new recruiting scrutiny
NCAA News Montana storms into title game, beats Appalachian State
Rivals Remembering the 'Game of the Century'
Times Picayune LHSAA may be eyeing some big changes
Saturday, December 12, 2009
The Advocate Gonzales joins LSU coaching staff
Shreveport Times LSU hires Florida's Gonzales as receivers coach
LSU Sports Paul Dietzel and James Britt named to LSU Athletic Hall of Fame
Times Picayune College Football Notes: Gonzales joins LSU staff
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Penn State: Lions, Big Ten have something to prove
Philadelphia Inquirer Penn State may - or may not - have point to prove
Times-Tribune, PA Penn State wants to use bowl game to silence critics
Morning Call, PA Paterno finally dials in on Capital One Bowl
Centre Daily Times, PA Lions set focus on Tigers
Notes: Alabama | Auburn | Florida | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee
Gainesville Sun Meyer quickly replaces Gonzales
Chattanooga Times New UT inquiry surfaces: NCAA looking at intern Rubio's trip with coach Lane Kiffin
New York Times Recruiter at Tennessee scrutinized by the SEC
Rivals Which non-BCS bowl is the most interesting?
USA Today Army-Navy game: Option attack keeps opponents off balance
Associated Press Army-Navy: More than bragging rights at stake
Chattanooga Times DI-AA heavyweights meet in Missoula
New York Times Football analysts cast a new eye on injuries
Associated Press Villanova rallies past William & Mary for DI-AA finals berth
Florida Today Heisman race comes down to which player did least to give it away
Sports Illustrated Voter evolution could deliver closest Heisman finish in history
Shreveport Times Tim Brando: College football's season of questions closes out
Friday, December 11, 2009
LSU Sports Billy Gonzales joins LSU coaching staff
Patriot-News Time management and sketchy OL have plagued LSU
Broadcast Engineering LSU captures sports action with Sony XDCAM HD operations
The Advocate Paterno, Miles look forward to bowl
The Advocate LSU quiet on violations
Shreveport Times LSU could be bracing for NCAA probe
Gainesville Sun Florida receivers coach Gonzales leaves for LSU
The Advocate Reports: LSU to hire Florida WR coach Gonzales
Patriot-News LSU fans are ho-hum about 9-3 record, Capital One Bowl berth
Penn State Collegian LSU provides perfect consolation prize for Penn State
Times Picayune LSU's McCarthy resigns
The Advocate Video: Parkview Baptist kicker commits to LSU
Associated Press JaMarcus Russell 'embarrassed,' still thinks he's Raiders' future QB
Washington Times Redskins' LaRon Landry still free to keep learning
Go PSU Sports Capital One Bowl media day, Penn State coverage
Associated Press JoePa, Penn State raring to go bowling
Fight On State Penn State QB Clark OK after auto accident
Penn State Collegian Paterno reluctant to talk Bowden at bowl media day
Millsaps Athletics Memphis head coach Mike DuBose resigns to become d-line coach at Memphis
WWL Sports LSU board okays UNO move to NCAA Division III | UNO to withdraw from Sun Belt
Notes: Alabama | Florida | Georgia | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee
USA Today Weekend preview: Army, Navy clash; Div. II determines a champion
Rivals Army-Navy gets stage all to itself this week
Los Angeles Times The secret to a proper USA Today coaches' poll? No secrets
Rivals Mailbag: One bad loss shouldn't ruin ranking
Associated Press 2009 College Football Award Winners
USA Today Iowa senator, others raise concerns about spiraling coaching salaries
The Missoulian Mullins, Griz defense look forward to facing App State's dynamo Edwards
Thursday, December 10, 2009
FCS Sports Miles, Paterno visit Orlando for contract signing | Audio: Miles | Paterno
State College Coaches meet Orlando media To kick off Capital One Bowl activities
The Advocate Miami RB Gore commits to play for Tigers
Times Picayune Frank Wilson happy to be with Tigers
LSU Sports McCarthy resigns from LSU football staff
Shreveport Times LSU wide receivers coach D.J. McCarthy resigns
New Orleans LSU hires Tyke Tolbert (12/11 - Premature, Tolbert was not hired)
Miami Herald Columbus running back Jakhari Gore selects LSU
Shreveport Times Even in NFL, Jacob Hester is still special
Orlando Sentinel Joe Paterno disappointed to see Bobby Bowden step down
Associated Press Kiffin: Not aware of any recruiting violations
USA Today Critics continue to pile on BCS as House panel analyzes bill
The Advocate Coaching carousel complicated
USA Today NCAA investigating Tennessee; use of hostesses questioned
ESPN Charlie Strong's struggle for respect ends
Billings Gazette Armanti Edwards looking to cap stellar ASU career with another national title
NCAA News Q&A with NCAA competitive-safeguards committee chair
NCAA News NCAA panel to review concussion issues
Notes: Alabama | Auburn | Florida | Kentucky | Ole Miss | Tennessee | Washington
USA Today Texas' Mack Brown becomes highest-paid football coach
USA Today Navy reaps success from triple option; Army tries to follow suit
Florida Today Science of safety
College Football News Cavalcade of Whimsy: The Texas clock | Part 2: USC's lousy finish
Wednesday, December 9, 2009
LSU Sports Black named SEC's most outstanding blocker
Daily Item, PA Lions and Tigers set for quite a Cat fight
Tiger Weekly Tigers prep for bowl after average season
Times Picayune LSU gets running back commitment
Shreveport Times Joe Paterno remembers last time Penn State met LSU
Eye on the Tigers Five Tigers headed to Mobile for the Senior Bowl
York Dispatch, PA PSU fans slow to book bowl game trips
Courier Post, PA Paterno grasps bowl system
Sports Illustrated Heat intensifies on BCS to change
Associated Press House panel takes step to force college football playoff
Associated Press Saban a sound investment
Associated Press Louisville names Florida assistant Strong head coach
Associated Press Tennessee 'cooperating fully' with NCAA probe of recruiting hostesses
Texas Sports Texas, Mack Brown agree to amend contract
Sports Illustrated Mailbag: Defending my stances on 'Bama-Texas, TCU-Boise State and more
Notes: Alabama | Arkansas | Florida | Ole Miss | Washington
New York Times NCAA scrutiny seen on Tennessee’s recruiting
Sports Illustrated Coaches avoided conspiracy, voted their conscience in final poll
Dallas Morning News Texas gets lesson in clock management - and not a second too late
USA Today Minority coaches gaining traction in college football
Tuesday, December 8, 2009
LSU Sports Four football players on Coaches' All-SEC Teams
LSU Sports LSU's bowl media guide available for pre-order
Daily Collegian, PA LSU offers Lions chance at redemption
LSU Sports December Student-Athletes of the Month
Houma Today LSU, Penn State game has historical significance
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Penn State, LSU are mirror images
Shreveport Times Wilson gives state flair to LSU staff
Louisiana Gannett News Chance that Charles Scott could return for LSU
Buffalo News Bills notebook: Tyke Tolbert reportedly a candidate at LSU
Go PSU Sports Student Capital One Bowl ticket sale set for Saturday
Tiger Sports Digest A look at Penn State
Go PSU Sports Record-setting QB Clark named MVP at Nittany Lion football banquet
Kansas City Star Nutt says he's happy at Ole Miss
Clarion Ledger BCS chances attracted Ole Miss coach to KU job
Dallas Morning News TCU bowl game outrage proves need to scrap the system
USA Today A closer look at how the coaches voted in the final poll | Interactive bracket
Rivals Behind the curtain: Breaking down the votes
Notes: Alabama | Arkansas | Auburn | Florida | Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee
Rivals SEC title lifts Saban to top of power rankings
NEMS 360 Ole Miss AD Boone says there is nothing to Nutt-to-Kansas story
Rivals Q&A with Tennessee coach Lane Kiffin
Yahoo! Sports Wetzel’s playoff plan: Money talks
The Advocate Southern fires head football coach Pete Richardson | Richardson had impact
College Football News Tuesday Question: The under-the-radar bowls you want to see
Rivals Inside the stats: Records made to be broken
Virginia Sports Mike London named Head Coach at Virginia | Press Conference transcript
Monday, December 7, 2009
LSU Sports Frank Wilson to join coaching staff | Frank Wilson Bio
LSU Sports Four Tigers on AP All-SEC teams
LSU Reveille Impact of Coach Larry Porter’s departure not yet showing
The Advocate Hahnville RB Blue commits to LSU | 2010 Football Commitments
The Advocate Australian punter Wing commits to Tigers
LSU Sports Orlandeaux! LSU to Play Penn State in Capital One Bowl
Go PSU Sports Penn State - LSU clash set for 64th Capital One Bowl
Times Picayune Tigers looking forward to facing Nittany Lions, Paterno at Capital One Bowl
Shreveport Times LSU draws Penn State in Capital One Bowl
Shreveport Times It's Miles' favorite season of the year
Shreveport Times LSU hires Frank Wilson for assistant's post
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Penn State to face LSU in Capital One Bowl
Pittsburgh Tribune Miles, Paterno to enjoy family fun in Orlando
Centre Daily Times, PA Penn State to tangle with LSU in Capital One Bowl
Philadelphia Inquirer Penn State will play in the Capitol One Bowl
Morning Call, PA PSU and LSU picked to play on New Year's Day
Times Leader, PA Shut out of a BCS bowl bid, Penn State will face LSU in Orlando
Tiger Sports Digest LSU accepts Capital One Bowl bid
Fight On State Scouting Report: Louisiana State
LSU Reveille LSU headed to Capital One Bowl
WWL Sports LSU and Penn State to meet in Orlando
Eye on the Tigers LSU gets trip to Magic Kingdom, match-up with Joe Pa
The Sentinel, PA Non-BCS bowl not a disappointment for Penn State
State College, PA This is It…Capital One vs. LSU
Sports Xchange LSU Report: Inside slant, Notes & quotes, Strategy & personnel
New Orleans LSU gains commitment from Hahnville's Alfred Blue
Times-Tribune, PA Hey Penn State fans, we're going to Disney!
Sports Xchange Penn State Report: Inside slant, Notes & quotes, Strategy & personnel
The Advocate Southern fires head football coach Pete Richardson
Associated Press BCS idea of 'consensus': Make everyone mad
Gannett News BCS shakeout leaves us to ponder 15 storylines
Associated Press TCU's first BCS game missing desired chance
Patriot-News Iowa gets justice; Boise and TCU don't
ESPN Expect a postseason of surprises
Associated Press Study: Grad rates between blacks, whites widening
Associated Press Black coaches group: 'It's a positive'
Notes: Alabama | Arkansas | Auburn | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | Louisiana Tech
Notes: Ole Miss | South Carolina | Tennessee | Washington
Sports Xchange SEC Report: Inside slant, Notes & quotes, Strategy & personnel
Associated Press 'Bama vs Texas in title game
Sports Illustrated 'Bama-Texas has look of mismatch
Rivals Ranking the bowl matchups
USA Today Unbeatens Boise State, TCU to face off ... but not in title game
Denver Post TCU and Boise State to meet in Fiesta Bowl
Rivals BCS title game not the only battle of unbeatens
New York Times TCU vs. Boise: Is it fair?
Los Angeles Times The BCS system worked as well as it could
Associated Press Answering the riddles of the BCS
Harris Interactive .pdf Harris Interactive college football poll final individual rankings
Associated Press Dungy blasts lack of minority college coaches
Sunday, December 6, 2009
The Advocate LSU set to play in Orlando
The Advocate LSU needs to be more offensive
Times Picayune LSU fills out staff with N.O. native Wilson
The Advocate Reports: Wilson takes post as LSU assistant
Chattanooga Times Vols lose Wilson to LSU
Knoxville News Sentinel Kiffin in no rush to replace receivers coach Wilson
Providence Journal Up Close With: Faulk does it all for Pats
ESPN Road to the BCS: Expect Horns to face Crimson Tide
ESPN Don't expect a BCS Sunday surprise
Roll Tide Alabama wins its 22nd SEC Championship, beating Florida 32-13
College Football News Instant Analysis: Bama destroys the Gators
College Football News Stream-of-Consciousness Notes: Florida vs. Bama
Florida Today Alabama rolls to 32-13 defeat of Florida in SEC title game
Yahoo! Sports Saban makes sure SEC’s not a sequel
Miami Herald Crimson Tide ruin Florida Gators' perfect ending
Sports Illustrated Tide exact revenge on Gators, send frightening warning to Texas
Times Picayune Alabama avenges last year's loss to Florida in the SEC championship
Times Picayune Bama rolls Saban toward biggest victory yet
USA Today Saban changes perceptions by taking Alabama to SEC title
Notes: Kentucky | Louisiana Tech | Tennessee | Tulane | Washington
College Football News Instant Analysis: Texas escapes the Huskers
Times Picayune Sugar Bowl potentially could have one of the most attractive postseason matchups
Appalachian Sports Appalachian State wins 35-31 quarterfinal thriller
Saturday, December 5, 2009
Shreveport Times Vols' Frank Wilson mulls LSU position
New Orleans Frank Wilson to LSU makes perfect sense
Commercial Appeal Larry Porter busy with 2 jobs until bowl
Cincinnati Sports News Andrew Whitworth holding down LT spot
LSU Sports Tigers in the NFL: Week 12 update
College Football Scores, Previews, and Recaps: NCAA | Sports Network | Fox Sports | CBS SportsLine | ESPN
Los Angeles Times Tumblers are about to fall into place, unlocking BCS and other bowl mysteries
Times Picayune SECCG: Florida basks in limelight while Alabama tries to return to glory days
Florida Today Historic rematch for Florida, Alabama
Orlando Sentinel SEC Championship Game draws brightest spotlight
Macon Telegraph Hype can't be understated for SEC title game
Miami Herald Florida, Alabama play for spot in BCS national championship game
Commercial Appeal Tide, Gators wrestle for title today
Montgomery Advertiser SEC Championship Game: How Tide, Gators match up
Sports Illustrated Gators face weight of expectations in SEC title matchup with Alabama
Associated Press SEC rematch and the matchup everyone expected
NBC Sports Florida - Alabama is the true national title game
Mobile Press-Register Tide, Gators ready for slugfest
Montgomery Advertiser Tide has spent 12 months thinking about 4th quarter
Gainesville Sun Gators focused on SEC mission
Yahoo Sports The Main Event
Roll Tide Nick Saban press conference transcript
Denver Post The best of best? Gators, Tebow
New York Times When Tebow needs help, big brother is there
Florida Today Meyer almost worked for Saban
New York Times Saban and Meyer share a friendship with Bill Belichick
Shreveport Times Saban's wife knows talent, too
Notes: Georgia | Kentucky | Louisiana Tech | Mississippi State | Tennessee | Washington
Fan House Clay Travis: Mailbag - Mark Richt Is Phil Fulmer; Les Miles
Times Picayune Sugar Bowl has come to expect the unexpected
Associated Press Spiders, Mountaineers resume rivalry in DI-AA
Associated Press LeFevour sets NCAA TD mark as Central Michigan wins MAC title
Chigo Sun Times Ex-Tennessee coach Phil Fulmer interested in Notre Dame gig
Friday, December 4, 2009
LSU Reveille Article was removed -> Source: McCarthy paid Akiem Hicks to come to LSU
Knoxville News Sentinel Tennessee receivers coach Wilson offered position at LSU
Times Picayune Mindset differs for Saints and LSU fans
Concordia Sentinel Ridley getting last laugh
LSU Reveille Director of bands retires after 30 years
Rivals Gators, Tide finally set for SEC showdown
Chattanooga Times Top NCAA defenses in showdown
Florida Today Meyer, Saban putting stock in special teams
Sports Illustrated Gators face weight of expectations in SEC title matchup with Alabama
Montgomery Advertiser Alabama Notes: McClain not fond of spread offenses
Miami Herald Florida Gators need to overcome Alabama's Cody in SEC championship game
USA Today McClain, Cody lead an Alabama defense that is eager for Florida
USA Today Already a Florida legend, Gators' Tebow is aiming higher
Miami Herald Mike Shula deserves thank you for resurrecting Alabama football
Notes: Auburn | Georgia | Mississippi State | Tennessee
Rivals Viewer's guide: A compelling final weekend
Times Picayune Notes: Coach Mangino resigns at Kansas, Hofstra dropping football
Rivals Keep an eye on ... big players, big games
USA Today In his final season, McCoy keeps firm grip on Texas' fate
College Football News Weekly Affirmation: Championship Saturday
College Football News Instant Analysis: Oregon 37 ... Oregon State 33
Thursday, December 3, 2009
Tri-Parish Times Holiday profitable for LSU football team
New Orleans Coaching carousel, possible violations may influence LSU recruiting
Tiger Rag LSU looks to Capital-ize against Big Ten opponent
LSU Reveille Violations’ severity remains unknown
The Advocate LSU uniform pieces for sale
LSU Reveille Fans divided between Iowa, Penn State in LSU bowl projections
College Football News SEC Championship Preview: Alabama vs. Florida
Florida Today Florida and Alabama offenses still raise questions
Athlon Sports SEC Notebook
Commercial Appeal Great end to strong year in SEC
Commercial Appeal SEC notebook: Long-suffering Tide back finally a hero
Chattanooga Times SEC adds to bragging rights list
Orlando Sentinel Tebow makes case as the SEC's best ever
New York Times SEC title game may cast Alabama’s first Heisman
Notes: Alabama | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | Mississippi State | Ole Miss | Washington
Chattanooga Times College football in mean season
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Penn State pushing for Fiesta Bowl bid
Commercial Appeal Larry Porter running the University of Memphis football show
Rivals Civil War gets added punch of Rose Bowl berth
Denver Post MWC commish not happy with BCS bowl
Wednesday, December 2, 2009
LSU Sports All Access: LSU vs. Arkansas | Video
Tiger Rag Miles blew off some steam after the OT win
Penn Live Penn State vs. LSU: Another potential bowl matchup
Tiger Weekly Capital One Bowl, here we come
Tiger Weekly Miles faces criticism and expectations
The Advocate Signs point LSU to Capital One Bowl
The Advocate Impact on Miles nil, says LSU chancellor
Louisiana Gannett News McCarthy linked to possible violation for LSU football
LSU Reveille LSU athletes give children gifts
Fox Sports Real national title game is Florida vs. Alabama
Gator Zone Broadcast Information: SEC Championship Game
CBS SportsLine Tide closing in on title, but must first close out Gators
Roll Tide Nick Saban Named AFCA Region II Coach of the Year
Football Foundation BCS release time, Sunday December 6th at 7:00 p.m. on FOX
Georgia Bulldogs Three Georgia coaches not retained for 2010 | Richt comments on staff changes
Sports Illustrated Who's next? Breaking down the list of contenders for BCS openings
Sports Illustrated Two years after being homeless, Gilyard has Cincy on brink
Sports Illustrated Mailbag: Sobering truth about why Bowden kept coming back, more mail
Palm Beach Post, FL Jimbo Fisher waited his turn, now it's his time
Sports Illustrated Updated bowl game projections
Clarion Ledger Cotton bid still likely for Rebels
York Daily Record Two possibilities for Penn State's bowl game
Times Picayune New Orleans Bowl has many options
Notes: Alabama | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | UL-Lafayette | Miss. State | S. Carolina | Tennessee | Washington
Rivals Tide, Gators bring defense to a new level
Mobile Press-Register Hard to pick: SEC coaches expecting close championship game
Memphis Tigers Transcript from Memphis football press conference
USA Today Mountain West fusses; BCS goes on offense
Rivals 2009 Coaching carousel | USA Today
USA Today As teams achieve, college football coaches see payoffs
Florida Today Bowden Era comes to a close with little fanfare for legend
College Football News Cavalcade of Whimsy: The Notre Dame circus | Part 2: Eye Black, Unis, & More
Tuesday, December 1, 2009
Franklin Sun Natchez's Stevan Ridley product shines at LSU
The Advocate Capital One Bowl ‘very high on LSU’
The Advocate LSU AD: Football violations possible
Shreveport Times LSU reports possible NCAA violation
Shreveport Times Notes: LSU enjoys special deliveries against Arkansas
Knoxville News Sentinel Report: Vols' Wilson on list of candidates for LSU
LSU Reveille No. 1-rated middle LB mulling LSU offer
The Advocate Tot spends day with LSU players, coaches, cheerleaders and Mike
Boston Globe Marquise Hill will always have a place with Patriots
Commercial Appeal SEC bowl match-ups set
ESPN Building the perfect football game day
CBS SportsLine Saban proves worth to 'Bama in three short years
South Carolina Sports Spurrier contract extension recommended
Associated Press Florida's Dunlap arrested, charged with DUI
Clarion Ledger Cotton Bowl nearly done deal for Ole Miss
Knoxville News Sentinel Tennessee, Kentucky jockey for bowl position
The State, SC South Carolina, SEC bowl picture still murky
Florida Today D is the key for Gators, Tide
Notes: Alabama | Florida | Georgia | Kentucky | LA Tech | Miss. State | Ole Miss | Tennessee | Washington
CBS SportsLine Texas' forethought gives Muschamp little reason to look too far ahead
FSU Seminoles Bobby Bowden announces bowl will be his last game
Sports Illustrated Bowden leaves a remarkable legacy behind | Bowden career timeline
BYU Cougars 25th anniversary of BYU's 1984 National Championship