WATCH: Coach O talks LSU's big win over #8 Miami -Powered by East Baton Rouge Parish LibraryPosted by WBRZ Channel 2 on Sunday, September 2, 2018
The 33-17 win over Miami let the coaching staff and the players express a lot of built-up confidence they seem to have carried in themselves for most of the preseason camp, as you’ll see in the postgame interviews below.
Still lots of work ahead though. QB Joe Burrow rated himself as just “ok.”
Coach O didn’t have any injury info to update on OL Adrian Magee or OLB K’Lavon Chaisson after the game. Hopefully we’ll get an update at the press luncheon today.
For their performances, which included tying the LSU record for field goal distance and LSU’s first pick six in 2 years, FG Cole Tracy and LB Jacob Phillips were named SEC Players of the Week.
LSU’s photo department has a great collection from the weekend.
LSU held a big fundraising event in Dallas on Friday with nearly every coach at LSU not in the middle of a season in attendance. This led to a few newsworthy items for basketball and baseball. Will Wade is hoping that the influx of talent in this year’s recruiting class will help his offense move away from “Tre and pray.” Mainieri gave a scouting report on some of the new arms on the roster and let everyone know that Zach Watson injured his hand, but should be ready for fall ball practice in late September.
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When you need more pockets, cop some double cargo shorts pic.twitter.com/cPkB6GFM0C— T-Bob Hebert (@TBob53) September 3, 2018
Tory Carter terrifies me. pic.twitter.com/DfvZUePEKR— Cody Worsham (@CodyWorsham) September 3, 2018
1-0. #LSU pic.twitter.com/u7baZCpFTR— Madeline Adams (@TheMadAdams) September 3, 2018
Gotta keep the golden leg in tip top condition... pic.twitter.com/3EtGnDrMaZ— Josh Growden (@JGrowler) September 3, 2018
This was neat, many coaches in Arlington supporting LSU tonight! Caught up with the legends @BethTorina @LSUgym Dee Dee Breaux and @lsunikkifargas pic.twitter.com/Hdf3HcmvL1— Holly Rowe (@sportsiren) September 3, 2018
As Devin White put it, “Damn Joe (Burrow), you’re popular bro” pic.twitter.com/nGUF3lREHe— James Moran (@SmartestMoran) September 3, 2018
Mama Mia https://t.co/PKEWNrQ4TZ— PodKATT (@valleyshook) September 3, 2018
A comfortable start for @LSUfootball. @CoachLesMiles and his daughter @smackermiles break down what went right. #LSUvsMIA— The Players' Tribune (@PlayersTribune) September 3, 2018
A new season of #LesIsMore is coming your way 9/3.
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.@LSUfootball rookie Will Clapp on making the #Saints roster ⚜️ pic.twitter.com/fcEOgfi3P0— New Orleans Saints (@Saints) September 3, 2018
Limbo to the stare. Straight @ABREG_1 pic.twitter.com/P1oogOGxvt— Houston Astros (@astros) September 3, 2018
Miami vs. LSU Highlights
The Tigers traveled to Dallas and put on a show in front of the nation. See you on Saturday Night in Death Valley.Posted by LSU Football on Monday, September 3, 2018