According Brody Miller of The Athletic, Ed Orgeron believed that most of the LSU football team has already caught COVID-19. The Tigers had a widely publicized outbreak in the summer time but no other hard numbers have been reported. Orgeron is hopeful that his players do not catch it a second time.
The LSU Tigers are dealing with it in their program as The Advocate reported that the Tigers are down to only four active offensive lineman as they make their way through the second week of fall camp. To make matters worse LSU is replacing three offensive lineman to the NFL.
It appears the honeymoon may be over in Louisiana. Promising sophomore linebacker, Marcel Brooks, announced his entrance into the transfer portal today. The former 5-star recruit accounted for 8 tackles and 1.5 sacks last season for LSU, appearing in 11 games as a freshman.
Rodney Orr, creator of tiderinsider.com, joined Host Gary Harris Monday morning to preview and discuss the top-ranked LSU Tigers traveling to Bryant-Denny Stadium for possibly the biggest game of the college football regular season.