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Orgeron: Coaching LSU ‘a dream,’ offense will be ‘tweaked’

| | Sep 27 2016 - 12:06am | Comments

BATON ROUGE, La. — As much as Ed Orgeron might have preferred a different route to the top coaching job at LSU, the Louisiana native was never going to be able to hide his enthusiasm for his new opportunity — and didn’t try.

  1. | Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:06am

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — If Mets outfield prospect Tim Tebow is going to have trouble with the curve, it won’t be revealed for at least a few more days.

  2. | Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:06am

    MARLINS 7, METS 3

  3. | Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:06am

    BATON ROUGE, La. — As much as Ed Orgeron might have preferred a different route to the top coaching job at LSU, the Louisiana native was never going to be able to hide his enthusiasm for his new opportunity — and didn’t try.

  4. | Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:06am

    NEW ORLEANS — Tevin Coleman rushed for three touchdowns, Matt Ryan passed for two TDs, and Deion Jones returned an interception 90 yards for a score to help the Atlanta Falcons beat the winless New Orleans Saints 45-32 on Monday night.

  5. | Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:05am

    MIAMI — Everyone at Marlins Park knew Monday night would be unlike any other game staged in South Florida. Some wondered how it could even happen at all after the shocking death of their young ace, Jose Fernandez, in a gruesome boating accident less than 48 hours earlier.

  6. | Posted: Sep 26 2016 - 12:05am

    PHILADELPHIA — Carson Wentz threw for 301 yards and two touchdowns, a fierce defense shut down Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 34-3 on Sunday to remain unbeaten.

  7. | Posted: Sep 26 2016 - 12:05am

    Les Miles has finally been done in by one of the frantic finishes that came to define the Mad Hatter’s tenure at LSU.

  8. | Posted: Sep 26 2016 - 12:05am

    MIAMI — Jose Fernandez escaped from Cuba by boat on his fourth try as a teenager, and when his mother fell into the Yucatan Channel during the journey, he jumped in and pulled her out.

  9. | Posted: Sep 26 2016 - 12:05am

    Arnold Palmer brought a country club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner’s touch. At ease with both presidents and the golfing public, and on a first-name basis with both, “The King” died Sunday in Pittsburgh. He was 87.

  10. | Posted: Sep 25 2016 - 12:05am

    Here come the unbeaten Steelers from Western Pennsylvania, crossing the Keystone State to meet the unbeaten Eagles.

  11. | Posted: Sep 25 2016 - 12:05am

    ATLANTA — Dustin Johnson had a reasonable lie in the rough and only a few pine tree branches blocking his path to the 17th green. Neither seemed like a problem until he played the wrong shot, clipped the tree and wound up with a double bogey Saturday in the Tour Championship.

  12. | Posted: Sep 25 2016 - 12:05am

    EAST LANSING, Mich. — Leo Musso returned a fumble 66 yards for a touchdown in the third quarter and No. 11 Wisconsin turned its early showdown with No. 8 Michigan State into a rout, beating the Spartans 30-6 on Saturday.

  13. | Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    Week 4 of the college football season has the Southeastern Conference in the spotlight as a couple teams try to break long losing streaks to their opponents, and a few coaches face referendum games with their fanbases.

  14. | Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    LOS ANGELES — Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully thanked Los Angeles Dodgers fans for making him feel like an 8-year-old again every time they cheer. The crowd, in turn, saluted Scully with a loud roar and multiple standing ovations on his appreciation night Friday.

  15. | Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    MINNEAPOLIS — No fire burned hotter, no mouth was fouler, no opponent was in for a longer night than Kevin Garnett’s.