How can LSU make the CFP?

With a win over Alabama, LSU is right back in the playoff discussion. Despite having two losses, a potential trip to the SEC Championship game means a potential trip to the playoff. A two-loss team has never made the playoff, but the SEC champion always has. — Read on lsutigerswire.usatoday.com/lists/lsu-football-cfp-rooting-guide-playoff-chances-scenarios/

LSU Football: Five potential ways the season could finish

It’s been a roller coaster of a year. It opened with a one-point loss to Florida State and was followed by a four-game win streak. It’s been a year full of comebacks too. LSU’s had to storm back from deficits against Mississippi State, Auburn and Ole Miss. The last two weeks have set up a showdown …

LSU bowl projections trending up as Tigers’ record improves going into season’s final month

Before the season started, and certainly after LSU lost its season opener to Florida State, there were some national bowl projections that said the Tigers wouldn’t even make it to the postseason. How the perception of LSU’s season, and its postseason fortunes, have changed. While the Tigers aren’t even anyone’s dark horse pick to reach …

LSU Football: USA TODAY Sports bowl predictions

USA TODAY Sports recently released its preseason bowl projections, and it has the LSU Tigers playing against the UCF Knights, led by former Auburn head coach, Gus Malzahn — Read on lsutigerswire.usatoday.com/2022/08/31/lsu-football-usa-today-sports-preseason-bowl-projections/

LSU Football: Game-by-game predictions for 2022

The winds of change blew into Baton Rouge in a big way last November, as Brian Kelly comes into Baton Rouge. With a new quarterback, a filled roster, and two top-end NFL prospects, this LSU football team could shine in the Tigers’ first year under Kelly. — Read on saturdayblitz.com/2022/08/29/lsu-football-game-game-predictions-2022/

LSU Football: Best, worst-case scenarios in 2022

Sometimes, first-year coaches hit the ground running and find immediate success with their new teams. Other times, coaches can struggle to find their footing right away, even if they ultimately achieve success — i.e. Saban, Nick. — Read on lsutigerswire.usatoday.com/2022/08/29/lsu-football-best-and-worst-case-scenarios-2022/

LSU Football: USA TODAY Sports FBS re-rank entering 2022

We’re just two days away from actual football being played, and that means it’s almost time to shift gears from preseason mode to regular-season mode. What better time to rank all 131 teams (up one from last year with the addition of James Madison) in the FBS? — Read on lsutigerswire.usatoday.com/2022/08/25/lsu-football-usa-today-sports-fbs-re-rank/

LSU Football: ESPN’s preseason bowl projections

Schlabach has the Tigers playing against the Louisville Cardinals in the Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida, on Dec. 30, while Bonagura has the Tigers playing against the Michigan State Spartans in the ReliaQuest (formerly Outback) Bowl on Jan. 2 in Tampa. — Read on lsutigerswire.usatoday.com/2022/08/24/lsu-football-espn-preseason-bowl-projections/

LSU 2022 Season Preview

After an off-season full of bizarre coaching swaps, high-profile transfers, and the beginning disintegration of entire conferences, you can’t help but sense we are hurdling at a violent pace towards the start of a highly intriguing college football season. — Read on lastwordonsports.com/collegefootball/2022/08/24/lsu-2022-season-preview/amp/

LSU Football: Final preseason SP+ projections from ESPN

For the first time since 2000, the Tigers enter the season sitting outside of both the preseason USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll and AP Top 25. It’s clear the human minds are not high on LSU, and it seems that the analytics agree. — Read on lsutigerswire.usatoday.com/2022/08/22/lsu-football-final-preseason-sp-projections/

LSU Football: Game-by-Game Predictions for 2022

How will the Tigers perform in their transition from Orgeron to Kelly and with plenty more new faces showing up this season in impactful positions? Here’s a look at the picks on LSU’s 2022 football schedule from some of the experts at Athlon Sports. — Read on athlonsports.com/.amp/college-football/lsu-football-game-predictions-2022