LSU, Oregon lock up in Arlington
Special to the Leader
BATON ROUGE — Anticipation has been sacked by anxiety in Tigertown, as wave after wave of negative news has overwhelmed talk of contention for yet another national championship for LSU.
Certainly, the Tigers are still a prime contender, ranked No. 4 in both major preseason national polls heading into Saturday’s season-opening showdown with No. 3 Oregon in Arlington, Texas (7 p.m., ABC).