Inside College Football – PODCAST
No. 6 LSU at No. 9 Georgia. There will be plenty of intrigue when LSU travels to face Georgia. There could also be plenty of touchdowns. LSU’s new offensive coordinator Cam Cameron has been the architect of an offense that’s averaging more than 43 points per game.
Johnny Manziel shredded the vaunted Tide defense once again [562 yards of total offense for JFF].
Auburn is getting big plays from the quarterback, the defense has been more resilient, and the Tigers are closing games much stronger.
LSU’s ground game is finding its usual dominant form if more than 300 yards rushing against Kent State is any indication.
Why, here’s a familiar early season scenario for eighth-ranked LSU.
LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis is trying to figure out fast which of more than a half-dozen true freshman will be able to handle crunch-time responsibilities when the Tigers enter their Southeastern Conference slate.
Kent State (1-1) at No. 8 LSU(2-0) , 7 p.m. (ESPN)
LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger and wide receiver/return specialist Odell Beckham Jr., along with Nicholls State’s T. J. Lumar have been named this week’s Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s college football players of the week.
In one season, LSU has gone from relying too heavily on power running to wondering if its ground game is now as reliable as it should be.