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LSU giving up too much middle earth

theadvocate.com — Christian LaCouture and Quentin Thomas lay on the field writhing in pain. LSU trainers rushed to the sides of the Tigers' defensive tackles as a sparse crowd remaining in Tigers Stadium rumbled with concern. They ought to be.
Sep 22, 2014

So they should play like Orcs? RT @DellengerAdv: Tigers and their D-tackles are giving up too much middle earth. bit.ly/1p9t1n1

Sep 22, 2014

A sore spots has been exposed for #LSU: The Tigers and they're D-tackles are giving up too much middle earth. Story - bit.ly/1p9t1n1

LSU notebook: Tigers had no answers for State’s Dak Prescott

theadvocate.com — Mississippi State junior quarterback Dak Prescott made a statement Saturday night - both on the field and in the press room after the game. In a contest when he completed 15 of 24 passes for 268 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 105 yards and a score, Prescott seemingly had the perfect play called for every LSU defensive scheme.
Sep 22, 2014

From @BarrecaAdvocate, #LSU had no answer for State's Dak Prescott; Harris' infusion; Running probs. Notes - bit.ly/1qYI0FN

LSU scouting report: New Mexico State

theadvocate.com — The basics Kickoff: 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Tiger Stadium TV: SEC Network Radio: WDGL-FM, 98.1, in Baton Rouge; WWL-AM, 870, and WWL-FM, 105.3, in New Orleans; KLWB-FM, 103.7, in Acadiana Series: LSU leads 1-0 Last meeting: LSU 63, New Mexico State 7 (1996) The opponent: New Mexico State Record: 2-2 (1-0 Sun Belt) Best win: Defeated Georgia State 34-31 on Sept.
Sep 22, 2014

The Scouting Report on #LSU's next opponent, New Mexico State. What you wanna hear and what you don't wanna hear - bit.ly/1wEsxds

Traffic snarls, roadblocks, dead ends frustrate Tiger fans headed home

theadvocate.com — More than a goal of free-flowing cars in all directions, some fans who attended LSU's first three home football games said after Saturday's SEC opener they would settle for consistency in post-game traffic plans. They want to know where, when and how to get from one place to another without running into unexpected road blocks and dead ends.
Sep 21, 2014

Traffic snarls, roadblocks, dead ends frustrate Tiger fans headed home theadvocate.com/news/10332124-… via @theadvocatebr

Sep 21, 2014

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Stock watch: Curtis Lofton up, Patrick Robinson down following win over Vikings

blogs.theadvocate.com — A look at how a few players saw their stock change during the New Orleans Saints' 20-9 win over the Minnesota Vikings: Flying high LB Curtis Lofton: The linebacker was all over the place during Sunday's game, recording at least three run stuffs. He also stuffed a pair of screens for a combined loss of...