No. 9 Texas A&M (8-2, 4-2 SEC) at No. 18 LSU (7-3, 3-3), 3:30 p.m. ET (CBS)
For Les Miles to make LSU history as the first coach to claim four consecutive 10-win seasons, he’ll have to do something he hasn’t accomplished since 2006: win the final three games of the season.
Even Nick Saban isn’t protesting too loudly that Alabama-LSU is just another game.
No. 10 LSU (7-2, 3-2 SEC) at No. 1 Alabama (8-0, 5-0), 8 p.m. (CBS)
By now, we have taken a glance at some of the SEC’s Heisman hopefuls like Manziel, McCarron and Murray. But what about the league’s second highest-rated passer, LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger?
As Jeremy Hill prepares for this week’s eagerly awaited visit to top-ranked Alabama, the LSU running back is spending considerable time reflecting on his performance in last year’s memorable clash — and on how disappointed he was with himself afterward.
This is the week college football fans have had circled on the calendar for quite some time. This is the week that will begin to truly shape the BCS Championship picture. This is the week we have been waiting for.
No. 1 Alabama versus No. 10 LSU is still a made-for-prime-time matchup in the Southeastern Conference Saturday night and maybe even a must-win in the Crimson Tide’s bid for a third consecutive national championship.
Les Miles has spent the better part of a week berating himself publicly for LSU’s upset loss at Mississippi, which all but eliminated the 13th-ranked Tigers from national title contention.
Furman (3-4) at No. 13 LSU (6-2), 7 p.m. ET