Louisiana State Rumors & News

  • RB Derrius Guice was asked at combine if he likes men

    Larry Brown Sports "The NFL Scouting Combine is notorious for being a place where players are asked weird and even sometimes inappropriate questions. One player has already shared that he was asked something inappropriate. Former LSU running back Derrius Guice said during an interview on SiriusXM NFL Radio that he..." March 08

  • Ja'Marr Chase, Rummel receiver, signs with LSU

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The Tigers have landed one of the the nation's top receivers. Rummel's Ja'Marr Chase announced and signed with LSU over Auburn on Wednesday at a ceremony at the Metairie high school. Both LSU and Auburn recruited Chase hard and had him on campus for official visits in the weeks leading up..." February 07

  • Derrius Guice signs with agency that reps Kendrick Lamar

    ESPN "One of the biggest names in music representation is getting into the business of representing athletes. Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE), which represents the likes of Kendrick Lamar, SZA, ScHoolboy Q and Jay Rock, announced Friday it is opening up a sports division and its first client will be former..." January 19

  • LSU to hire Kevin Faulk as director of player development

    SI "LSU great and former Patriots running back Kevin Faulk is expected to become the Tigers’ new director of player development, a source told SI. The 41-year old is the school’s all-time leading rusher and has been coaching in Louisiana at Carencro High, his alma mater. LSU is still getting the..." January 18

  • LSU RB Derrius Guice declares for the NFL draft

    The Advocate "The Derrius Guice era at LSU is at its expected end. The former Catholic High star and record-setting Tigers running back is forgoing his senior season for the NFL draft, he announced Wednesday with a post on social media, a bit of news expected for months now. Guice will finish his LSU..." January 10

  • LSU promotes Steve Ensminger to offensive coordinator

    Alabama "LSU has promoted Steve Ensminger to offensive coordinator, the school announced Wednesday. The 59-year-old Ensminger, a former LSU quarterback, has been on the Tigers' staff since 2010. He was interim offensive coordinator for the final eight games of the 2016 season after Cam Cameron was..." January 10

  • LSU secures 2018 commitment from 4-star CB Kelvin Joseph

    The Advocate "Four-star Scotlandville safety Kelvin Joseph committed to LSU on Saturday during the U.S. Army All-American game in San Antonio, giving the Tigers another boost to their 2018 recruiting class. The No. 1-ranked defensive back/safety in Louisiana, according to 247Sports.com, had offers from..." January 06

  • LSU parts ways with OC Matt Canada

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The Matt Canada experiment is officially over at LSU after just one season. LSU and Canada, the school's offensive coordinator in 2017, have agreed to part way, the school said in a release Friday (Jan. 5). "I want to thank Matt for his contribution here at LSU and wish him and his family..." January 06

  • LSU's Derrius Guice To Declare for NFL Draft

    TMZ "LSU superstar running back Derrius Guice is going pro ... TMZ Sports has learned. The 20-year-old college junior racked up 1,251 yards and 11 rushing TDs during the 2017 season -- and set the LSU single season yards-per-carry record in 2016 with 7.58 yards per carry. Guice had given..." January 05

  • Source: LSU DC Dave Aranda remains nation's top-paid assistant with new 4-year, $10M deal

    ESPN "College football's highest-paid assistant coach is staying at LSU and getting even richer. LSU head coach Ed Orgeron announced Wednesday night on Twitter that defensive coordinator Dave Aranda has agreed to remain with the Tigers. Aranda is receiving a new four-year contract that will pay..." January 04

  • LSU likely to split with offensive coordinator Matt Canada after one year

    CBS Sports "The highest-paid offensive coordinator in college football might not get a second year to implement his system at LSU as the Tigers are planning to split with Matt Canada after the Citrus Bowl, according to The Daily Advertiser and The Advocate. Canada and coach Ed Orgeron have seemingly been..." December 28

  • Terrace Marshall commits to LSU

    247 Sports "LSU has done it. On Friday, the Tigers reeled in a commitment from the No. 1 wide receiver in the country on the 247Sports Composite when Terrace Marshall announced that he would be spending his college days in Baton Rouge. Marshall, who plans to enroll early in Baton Rouge next month, will..." December 22

  • LSU lands commitment from top JUCO tackle Badara Traore

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "LSU's offensive line got a huge boost on Thursday when Badara Traore, the top-rated junior college offensive tackle in the country, announced his commitment to the Tigers. Traore, who plays at Asa College in New York but is from Massachusetts, announced his commitment on Twitter. The..." December 08

  • LSU-Alabama game pulls lowest rating in over a decade

    Awful Announcing "When you think of great college football rivalries in the new millennium, Alabama-LSU has to be at or near the top of the list for the most important game in the sport. The Tide and the Tigers have consistently been at the top of the national title picture with the SEC’s run of dominance through..." November 07

  • Ed Orgeron believes a national championship is near for LSU

    SEC Country "Ed Orgeron is confident that a national championship is not far around the corner for LSU. When asked by a caller to his radio show how far the Tigers could go with the “true grit” they showed in their rally from a 20-point deficit to beat No. 10 Auburn, Orgeron suggested the ultimate..." October 19

  • LSU RT Toby Weathersby challenges critics to ‘box it out’ with him

    Sportsnaut "The LSU football team has taken a few steps in the wrong direction this season, and the criticism that has followed recently got to right tackle Toby Weathersby. After a couple of blowout wins against cupcake opponents to open the season, LSU got a wakeup call against Mississippi State in Week..." October 03

  • LSU’s Derrius Guice posts, then deletes, picture of him with brand-new car

    Sportsnaut "Unless LSU running back Derrius Guice has north of $50,000 laying around for a rainy day, this photo of him posing with his mother and a brand new car probably isn’t going to sit well with the NCAA. As noted, Guice would quickly delete the photo. But as we all know, you really can’t delete..." September 20

  • Ed Orgeron: LSU looking to get freshman QB Myles Brennan on the field

    Sportsnaut "LSU head coach Ed Orgeron is looking to get freshman Myles Brennan involved as he looks for a spark offensively. On Monday following Saturday’s embarrassing blowout loss to Mississippi State, Orgeron said, “We’re going to give Myles more reps. See if he can play in the next couple of games,” per..." September 19