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Annual golf event raises funds for families of fallen soldiers

Dozens took the swing to help raise money for families of fallen soldiers.

Tiger Stadium takes first step to becoming 3rd largest stadium in SEC

Tiger Stadium is going to be even bigger, and even tougher for opposing teams. LSU broke ground on the new addition to the south end zone this afternoon.

Sports Illustrated investigates Tyrann Mathieu's rise and fall

Sports Illustrated Senior Writers Thayer Evans and Pete Thamel get inside the world of former LSU defensive back Tyrann Mathieu, one of college football’s most exciting players last season who was kicked off the team in August for multipl

Mom, bragging rights motivate Montgomery in win over South Carolina

Not that Sam Montgomery needs extra motivation but Saturday’s contest against South Carolina provided plenty of it.

Tigers move up in polls after knocking off South Carolina

The LSU Tigers moved up to No. 6 in the AP Top 25 and the USA Today Coaches Poll after downing South Carolina in Tiger Stadium Saturday night.

Former Tiger Kevin Faulk retires from NFL

Former LSU Tiger Kevin Faulk was hoping to play another season in the NFL, but Tuesday he called it quits after 13 seasons of professional football.

NFL reaffirms player suspensions in Saints' bounty case

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell reaffirmed the suspensions Tuesday he originally issued on the four players involved in the New Orleans Saints' bounty program.

Construction begins on south end of Tiger Stadium, officials advise fans to come early

Fans going to the LSU vs. South Carolina game this weekend are being asked to give themselves plenty of extra time due to construction projects around the stadium.

Saints and Hornets contribute $250,000 to La. Sports Hall of Fame

The New Orleans Saints and Hornets have contributed $250,000 to help fund exhibits and support promotion of the spectacular Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame currently in the final stages of construction in Natchitoches.

Tigers/Gators showdown should answer questions

For the fifth straight year under LSU head coach Les Miles the Tiger football team is off to a 5-0 start. But the mood around Tigertown has fans still questioning the strength of the 2012 team.