Johnny Marchese's Blog SportsNOLA.com provides news on all New Orleans sports including the Saints, Hornets, LSU Tigers, Tulane Green Wave, High School Sports and everything in between. http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese.html Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:43:59 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb Tiger Talk: Spring Game Observations, Hoops Changes & Baseball's Surge http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/583574-tiger-talk-spring-game-observations-hoops-changes-a-baseballs-surge.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/583574-tiger-talk-spring-game-observations-hoops-changes-a-baseballs-surge.html


I wanted to write about the LSU Spring Football Game, but not about the stats because it doesn't count anyway. I will instead focus on who made an impression on me.

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johnnymarchese@bellsouth.net (Johnny Marchese) Johnny Marchese's Blog Tue, 10 Apr 2012 14:29:18 +0000
LSU basketball once again fun to watch http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/580876-lsu-basketball-once-again-fun-to-watch.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/580876-lsu-basketball-once-again-fun-to-watch.html


I can go back a long way as an LSU basketball fan.

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johnnymarchese@bellsouth.net (Johnny Marchese) Johnny Marchese's Blog Wed, 15 Feb 2012 18:56:37 +0000
LSU Football Post Mortem: 13-1 Should Not Feel So Low http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/579289-lsu-football-post-mortem-13-1-should-not-feel-so-low.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/579289-lsu-football-post-mortem-13-1-should-not-feel-so-low.html


The time to close out the LSU football season is now. Even though the Tigers had a great season, this is going to seem like an obituary column.

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johnnymarchese@bellsouth.net (Johnny Marchese) Johnny Marchese's Blog Tue, 10 Jan 2012 06:00:00 +0000
Saban, Miles part of the story but players will determine BCS title winner http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/579193-saban-miles-part-of-the-story-but-players-will-determine-bcs-title-winner.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/579193-saban-miles-part-of-the-story-but-players-will-determine-bcs-title-winner.html



Nick Saban held up the Waterford crystal football in the Superdome in 2004 for LSU.

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johnnymarchese@bellsouth.net (Johnny Marchese) Johnny Marchese's Blog Sat, 07 Jan 2012 06:00:00 +0000
The B(C)S Problem and more bowl questions http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/578576-the-bcs-problem-and-more-bowl-questions.html http://sportsnola.com/sports/sports-blogs/johnny-marchese/578576-the-bcs-problem-and-more-bowl-questions.html As I was talking to a few colleagues at an end of year luncheon, I had realized many more people think as I do about all of the B.S. that surrounds the BCS and non-BCS bowl selections.

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johnnymarchese@bellsouth.net (Johnny Marchese) Johnny Marchese's Blog Sun, 18 Dec 2011 01:47:41 +0000