The season just ended, but we're already picking the best of the best for 2020, including Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence and LSU receiver Ja'Marr Chase.
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Are there any bowl stories worth buying? We break down what to expect for next season now that the 2019 season has ended.
- LSU's CFP title celebration draws big crowd
- OBJ cop-slap case won't be pursued by DA office
- Moss, Chaisson join early exits for champion LSU
- Trump honors CFP champion LSU at White House
Kevin Negandhi kicks off the podcast talking to executive director of the Reese's Senior Bowl Jim Nagy about the process of inviting players, how they divvy up snaps for the six quarterbacks, his best advice for the players (11:50), the scene in Mobile surrounding the game and two players he's excited to watch on Saturday. Then Ivan Maisel joins the show to discuss where LSU stands among the best modern-era teams (20:51), Joe Burrow's place among the best modern-era quarterbacks, Travis Etienne and Chuba Hubbard returning to school, and the top teams heading into the 2020 season (35:51).
From LSU vs. Clemson to Mary Hardin-Baylor vs. Hardin-Simmons, this is the first installment of the games that captivated and confounded in 2019.
Thousands of LSU fans wearing purple and gold lined streets near Tiger Stadium and packed a basketball arena for a parade on Saturday honoring the football team's national championship season.
The case against Odell Beckham Jr. for slapping a cop's butt won't be pursued by the Orleans Parish District Attorney's office and the New Orleans Police Department said the officer in question won't pursue charges.
LSU's Thaddeus Moss, the son of Hall of Famer Randy Moss, has declared for the NFL draft. ESPN ranks him 10th among draft-eligible tight ends for this year's class.
President Donald Trump paid tribute to the national champion LSU football team on Friday, saying it would long be remembered as one of the greatest in college football history.
These are the players, led by No. 1 Clemson's WR Joe Ngata, who are expected to make big leaps next season.
Dave Aranda, who spent the past four years as defensive coordinator at LSU and helped the Tigers win the national title, is getting his first head-coaching job.
Seth Walder ESPN Analytics
LSU had a first down dropback rate of 72% when win probability was between 10-90% this season, and 83% in the national championship. Highest first down dropback rate w/ win probability between 10-90% in the NFL this season: Chiefs, at 62%.
Bomani and Spencer Hall look back on the National Championship and examine just what a perfect storm LSU's miraculous season was (1:17). They also get into why what Clemson has accomplished is just as unique (17:29), Odell's $100 handshakes post-game (28:39), coach Ed Orgeron's ties with the Governor's office in Louisiana (37:05), the chances we'll see Bobby Petrino back in CFB (45:24) and more. Plus, why Eminem was the last person in the world to "get" the internet (1:02:02).
Kirk Herbstreit, David Pollack and Kevin Negandhi kick off the podcast by discussing LSU's win over Clemson in the national championship, the team's legacy, Joe Burrow's mind working at 5G speeds (13:18), Odell Beckham Jr. handing out cash on the field, who will be the top teams in 2020 (20:35), how Clemson moves forward (35:00) and Pollack's new endorsement deal he tried to hide from the gang (44:43).
Now that the college football season is officially over, it's time to look at the final SP+ rankings. And don't get mad, but LSU is not No. 1.
The New Orleans Police Department has issued an arrest warrant accusing Browns WR Odell Beckham Jr. of simple battery of a Superdome security officer.
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The New Orleans Police Department has issued an arrest warrant accusing Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. of simple battery. The complaint was filed by the SuperDome security officer, shown in the viral video from LSU's victorious locker room on Monday night where Beckham is slapping his backside, the New Orleans PD said.