The Empire Stands…For Now

Regarding the national championship game, which I can only now bring myself to talk about, man, that one hurt. I write this as one who takes tremendous joy in watching Alabama lose. So after riding the roller coaster of that game all the way through the ups and downs,...

Championship Day

Hello Tiger fans! Monday is a big day for the SEC. For the first time (in our short playoff history), two teams from the same conference are going head to head in the championship. As a college football fan in general I’m excited, but as an LSU fan it’s going to hurt...

The Championship Years, 2003

Today I’ll continue the series about LSU’s three national championship years. Last week, I talked about our most recent national title in 2007. Today, I’m writing about our next most recent national title, only four years before, in 2003. The 2003 season is the only...

Bama dynasty has fallen

The Bama dynasty has finally fallen. The game made me happier than some LSU wins. In the beginning, it looked like the typical national championship game against Alabama. Alabama was poised to pull ahead fast with big plays and force Clemson’s defense on the field for...

My second favorite team

Every military kid I know has a first favorite football team and a second favorite team. Their first favorite is the team of their hometown, or where their parents are from. Their second favorite is the team of the state that their parent is currently stationed at....