Dandy Don’s LSU Sporting News – Dishing out a daily dose of Tiger News since December 17, 1996

Now that the 2023 class is in the books, it’s time for a poll we conduct every year at this time. In it, we’re asking you to predict which of LSU’s 25 high school football signees will make the biggest impact in 2023. We didn’t include any of the 11 transfers because we already conducted a similar poll …

LSU cornerbacks Jarrick Bernard-Converse, Mekhi Garner to play in East-West Shrine Bowl

Former LSU cornerbacks Jarrick Bernard-Converse and Mekhi Garner will be on opposite sidelines on Thursday night when the East-West Shrine Bowl takes place at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. Bernard-Converse will wear No. 6 for the West squad, while Garner will wear No. 22 and will play for the East. Kickoff for the contest is …

LSU Football Recruiting: Tigers full 2023 signing class

It was a bit of an anticlimactic national signing day for LSU — expectedly so. The Tigers signed all 25 commits (except for Daylen Austin, who flipped to Oregon) during December’s early signing period. After missing the cut for five-star athlete Nyckoles Harbor, coach Brian Kelly essentially moved on to recruiting the 2024 class. — …

LSU Tigers’ Most Important Transfer Portal Additions on Offense and Defense for 2023

LSU stunned the college football world when it knocked off Alabama and won the SEC West in coach Brian Kelly's first season. Although '22 success doesn't guarantee anything for '23, the Tigers return the bulk of that roster and are primed for another run at the SEC championship and potentially the CFB Playoff. Kelly successfully …

Urban Meyer says Patrick Peterson nearly committed to Florida before flipping to LSU on National Signing Day

Patrick Peterson was a stud cornerback at LSU from 2008-2010 before becoming a star in the NFL with the Arizona Cardinals and Minnesota Vikings. However, his path to playing at the highest level nearly went through Gainesville, Florida, rather than Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Former Florida coach Urban Meyer joined Peterson and co-host Bryant McFadden on the …

Olivia Dunne’s Handstand TikTok Video Goes Viral

It looks like LSU star gymnast Olivia Dunne is finally beginning to get healthy. Dunne has been in a walking boot for the past couple of weeks and was seen using a little scooter to help her get around more without putting weight on her injured leg. — Read on brobible.com/sports/article/olivia-dunnes-handstand-tiktok-video-goes-viral/

Looking back at LSU’s 2019 class: Clear misses, untapped potential and the few successes

This was supposed to be the class that propelled Ed Orgeron forward. It was going to be the one that saved his job, and it did for a time. Shoot, the players even won a national title as freshmen. The class launched a run of three consecutive top-six classes and the assumption became that talent …

National Signing Day rankings for LSU’s 2023 class

LSU left the Early Signing Period in December with 25 signees from the high school level. That made the second signing period pretty uneventful with only one prospect, not including transfers, taking an official visit. — Read on 247sports.com/college/lsu/LongFormArticle/LSU-football-2023-class-headed-into-National-Signing-Day-203986369/Amp/

Paul Finebaum sends message to Ohio State fans who claim Joe Burrow as a Buckeye

The Cincinnati Bengals fell a game short of their second consecutive Super Bowl, thanks in large part to star quarterback Joe Burrow. And on the McElroy and Cubelic In the Morning show, ESPN analyst Paul Finebaum took a bit of a swipe at Ohio State fans who claimed Burrow for their own. — Read on …

LSU offers 2025 top-60 QB George MacIntyre

Nashville (Tenn.) Brentwood Academy four-star quarterback George MacIntyre received an offer LSU Tuesday. He announced the news on Twitter. MacIntyre is the No. 55 overall prospect and No. 5 quarterback in the 2025 cycle, according to the On3 Consensus, a complete and equally weighted industry-generated average that utilizes all four major recruiting media companies. He is also the No. …

LSU football expected to have quiet national signing day

With the 2023 class mostly wrapped up during the early signing period, LSU has one target on national signing day Wednesday. Jamel Howard, a three-star defensive tackle from Marist High School in Chicago, will announce his decision in a ceremony at his school. Howard is the No. 129 defensive lineman in the country, according to …

LSU Tigers: What to expect on National Signing Day

Today is National Signing Day, the final day for the LSU Tigers to add to their 2023 football roster. Thus, many fans wonder what to expect from Brian Kelly and company before the day ends. — Read on deathvalleyvoice.com/2023/02/01/lsu-tigers-expect-national-signing-day/amp/

LSU Football Recruiting: 2024 ATH Ju’Juan Johnson sets commitment date

Ju'Juan Johnson is a 5-foot-11, 175-pound, four-star athlete from the class of 2024. He is from Lafayette, Louisiana, where he plays for Lafayette Christian Academy. The Knights finished the 2022 season 10-4 with a loss to St. Thomas More in the Louisiana 4A state playoffs. — Read on lsutigerswire.usatoday.com/2023/01/31/lsu-football-recruiting-jujuan-johnson-sets-commitment-date-2024-athlete/

Dandy Don’s LSU Sporting News – Dishing out a daily dose of Tiger News since December 17, 1996

Here we are on the first of February, and it feels like no National Signing Day that’s ever come before it. This used to be the most exciting day of the year for this website. It was always the highest-traffic day, which is why we planned our annual fundraiser to run through today, giving it a …

Pair of LSU Commits Keeping Options Open, Remain Locked In With Tigers

LSU has been blazing hot on the recruitment trail as of late while they begin transitioning to prioritizing 2024 prospects. Over the summer and into the fall, we saw Brian Kelly’s program lockdown a few juniors, but they must keep their foot on the gas for their current commitments. — Read on http://www.si.com/college/lsu/.amp/football/pair-of-lsu-commits-keeping-options-open-remain-locked-in-with-tigers