Louisiana State Roar
The weekly radio show and podcast for LSU Tiger fans.

Jordy Culotta of ESPN Baton Rouge's "Culotta and the Prince" show visits with host Chad LaBorde about the John Chavis-Texas A&M legal suit.  NOLA.com's Ron Higgins talks Tiger basketball.   Chris Landry, of LandryFootball.com, discussess LSU's draft-eligible players.  Geaux247's Sonny Shipp has a briefing on the recruiting sanctions handed down by the NCAA.  And we talk about Paul Mainieri's baseball club with The Advocate's Ross Dellenger.

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Les Miles and the football staff host Junior Day on the Baton Rouge campus.  NOLA.com high school writer Jimmy D. Smith has a report for host Chad LaBorde about how things went with the 2016 prospects.  We also get a variety of analysis from several LSU insiders: Scott Rabalais, Ross Dellenger, Ben Love and Jim Kleinpeter.

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Brick Haley departs LSU, and The Advocate's Ross Dellenger reports on the defensive line coaching change.  Host Chad LaBorde visits with legendary sportswriter Ron Higgins, of NOLA.com.  WAFB-TV's Jacques Doucet pays LaBorde a visit.  NOLA.com recruiting specialist Jimmy D. Smith talks his specialty.  And Paul Geohegan shares his thoughts on the performance of basketball assistant Eric Musselman.

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BayouBengalsInsider.com's Derek Ponamsky on "Boys from the Boot" Junior Day weekend.  Wide receivers coach Adam Henry departs Baton Rouge for the 49ers.  Host Chad LaBorde visits with basketball great Ricky Blanton, now with the LSU Sports Radio Network. The Advocate's Ross Dellenger on the start of LSU baseball.  And we talk football recruiting with Hunter Paniagua, of Tiger Sports Digest.

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Geaux247's Shea Dixon reviews the Tigers' 2015 football signing class prospects heading into Wednesday's National Signing Day madness.  And host Chad LaBorde is back with an "All-Star" cast of Tiger insiders: Ron Higgins, Ross Dellenger, Paul Geohegan and Hunt Palmer.

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NOLA.com's Ron Higgins and Jimmy Smith are back on the air with host Chad LaBorde.  We get the latest 2015 LSU football recruiting news from 247Sports.com's national recruiting analyst Barton Simmons.  Plus, TigerSportsDigest.com's Ben Love and The Advocate's Ross Dellenger stop by for a chat.

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National Signing Day is only two weeks away, and host Chad LaBorde gets the latest on that front from NOLA.com's Jimmy "Detail" Smith.  Plus, he discusses the Ed Orgeron and Kevin Steele assistant coach hires with Gordy Rush and Ross Dellenger.

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Chad LaBorde welcomes the following to 'Louisiana State Roar' this week: Jim Kleinpeter, of NOLA.com; Trey Iles, also of NOLA.com; Derek Ponamsky, of BayouBengalsInsider.com.com; Paul Geohegan, of RedBeansAndLife.com; and Gary Laney, of Advanced Digital Media.

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Chad LaBorde is back with the first LSR of 2015.  He welcomes Ross Dellenger, Sonny Shipp and Ron Higgins on the show, as they look back at the bowl loss to Notre Dame, the departure of defensive coordinator John Chavis, and more.  Plus, LSU basketball starts SEC play.

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Notre Dame will face the Bayou Bengals in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl in Nashville, Tenn.  Host Chad LaBorde examines the Dec. 30 matchup; and he welcomes his usual lineup of guests to peruse the other other big bowl matchups on this fall finale of "Louisiana State Roar."

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