LSU and Alabama neck-and-neck in 2016 football coaching staff salaries

Only when add the salaries of head coaches Les Miles of LSU and Nick Saban of Alabama does Alabama jump ahead of the Tigers in salary spending $12,036,33 to $10,030,000.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
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Jalen Mills Said LSU’s Players Were Ready To “Die On The Field” For Les Miles In Final Game Of 2015

LSU’s final regular season contest of 2015 was believed by many to be Les Miles’ final game in Baton Rouge, La.  Miles was on the hot seat down the stretch and it was being reported that he was likely to be fired following the Tigers’ regular season finale against Texas A&M. LSU’s athletic department, obviously, ended up deciding to keep Miles, a decision they said they...
Via College Spun
May 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Les Miles invites state schools to LSU camps on one condition

When LSU’s Mad Hatter makes a decree, he makes it loudly. Following the NCAA’s reversal of a ban on satellite camps, LSU head coach Les Miles is beginning the process of setting up satellite camps around the state. With the Tigers as the main football program in Louisiana, Miles mentioned opening up the doors for fellow football programs around the state to participate in its...
Via The Comeback
May 13, 2016  |  Discuss

LSU Releases Hilarious Video Of Les Miles Preparing To Text Recruits

Starting today, college coaches can begin texting recruits on an unlimited basis. It certainly adds a whole new wrinkle to the recruiting game. Coaching staffs have been preparing for this day for some time. To mark the arrival of unlimited texting, LSU released a hysterical video of Les Miles pretending to get ready to fire away some messages. Miles is seen talking to himself as...
Via College Spun
April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

A Recent Commitment Brought LSU’s Les Miles To Tears

On Saturday, LSU landed a prolific quarterback in Mississippi native Myles Brennan. Apparently, receiving that verbal from the Bay Saint Louis signal caller was such a big deal for head coach Les Miles, that it brought him to tears. Brennan described his commitment, which he made in person on a visit to Baton Rouge, to The Advocate. Brennan debated waiting until he got home, talking...
Via College Spun
April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Les Miles turns to acting, will make a cameo as a cop in independent film

LSU football coach Les Miles’ miraculous survival act this fall was Hollywood-worthy, but now he’s heading to the screen in a different role—as a police officer. CBS Sports’ Tom Fornelli writes that Miles will be making a cameo as a cop in an independent movie set in Baton Rouge: The LSU coach has ventured into the acting world, as Miles has been tabbed to make a cameo appearance...
Via The Comeback
April 15, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: LSU had offense vs. defense dance-off at practice

The LSU Tigers had a little fun Thursday afternoon ahead of Saturday’s spring game. After practice had come to an end, head coach Les Miles looked on as his team held a hilarious offense vs. defense dance competition. And with the offensive linemen going all in alongside star running back Leonard Fournette, it was the offense that came out on top.  LSU football’s official Twitter...
Via College Spun
April 14, 2016  |  Discuss

LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda to get hefty contract

LSU hired former Wisconsin defensive coordinator Dave Aranda three weeks ago to replace Kevin Steele. Aranda made a big change, but probably for good reason as he is reportedly getting a very flexible contract to do his thing for the Tigers. According to the Baton Rouge Advocate, LSU’s Board of Supervisors are meeting later this month to set up a three-year, $3.75 million contract...
Via Gamedayr
January 23, 2016  |  Discuss

LSU officials knew source of Les Miles leak

LSU undoubtedly has regrets about the way the Les Miles situation was handled over the last several weeks. Had it not been for an obvious leak when the athletic department was mulling over Miles’ future, a good portion of the media storm could have been avoided. LSU officials know where that leak came from. In a public records request, WVUE in New Orleans obtained roughly 2,000...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Les Miles’ job stayed safe thanks to money and friends in high places?

At this time last week, LSU head coach Les Miles was a dead man walking, at least that was the reported narrative. However, it never happened and we apparently now know exactly why Miles isn’t gone at LSU. According to a report from The Advocate, Miles was as good as gone early last week, with people from LSU meeting with ex-assistant and current Florida State head coach Jimbo...
Via The Comeback
December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

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