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

Six LSU players are selected in the 2011 NFL Draft, including Patrick Peterson taken No. 5 overall by the Arizona Cardinals.   Shea Dixon of TigerSportsDigest.com gives his opinion of the draft, and what happens next for the players whose name was not called.   Also, the baseball team sweeps Kentucky, and now looks to do the same against Alabama at Regions Park in Hoover, Ala.

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Paul Mainieri says he's "ashamed" of his job skippering the 2011 Tigers -- just as LSU was swept away in Nashville against Vanderbilt.  1950s football star Sid Fournet dies at the age of 78.   And we flashback to last week's broadcast to get Shea Dixon's take on spring football and recruiting.

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Shea Dixon of TigerSportsDigest.com shares his thoughts on the spring game, and spring practice as a whole.  What Tigers stood out, and what newcomers will be seeing more playing time in 2011?  Plus, the baseball team struggles – losing to Northwestern State, and losing the weekend series at home against Auburn.

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Jordan Jefferson, Jakhari Gore and offensive coordinator Steve Kragthorpe talk football, as the Tigers held the Spring Game this past Saturday.  Plus, Trent Johnson has a year-in-review press conference.  And the Tiger softball team sweeps No. 1 Alabama, while the baseball team is the "sweep-ees" at Arkansas.

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National L Club Spring Game preview.   We hear from coach Les Miles after last weekend's scrimmage.  Also, Shea Dixon discusses the three new commits for the 2012 class.  Nikki Caldwell is hired as the new women's coach.  And Y'all FirstPitch host Jeremy Kennedy gives us his take on the Tiger baseball team.

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Shea Dixon gets the first question in to Les Miles after last weekend's spring scrimmage.   Dixon and host Jon Rawl weigh-in on the Tigers, who've now reached the halfway point of spring practice.  We also talk about the stumbling baseball team, which is now 1-5 in conference play after losing the series at Georgia.

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Sophomore safety Eric Reid visits with TigerSportsDigest's Shea Dixon.  Les Miles discusses his team after its first spring scrimmage.   Plus, Van Chancellor steps-down as the women's coach; and the baseball Tigers are swept at home by No. 1 Florida.  What changes will Paul Mainieri's Tigers undergo as they hit the road to Georgia this week?

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Spring practice begins.   We hear coach Les Miles discuss his team's first two practices.  Also, Shea Dixon has the latest on the Tigers' involvement with a troubled football recruiting service.   Dixon also has a Pro Day recap, Trent Johnson coaching news, and a report on the baseball team's sweep of Cal State Fullerton.

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Les Miles previews spring practice.   Also, the Tiger baseball team loses its first game of the season on Sunday against Princeton.   And Trent Johnson's squad will face Vanderbilt in the SEC Tournament in Atlanta, where they hope to pull off the four-game sweep and punch their ticket to the Big Dance.

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Combine talk.   Shea Dixon recaps the NUC Combine that was held in Zachary over the weekend, where 2012 prospects were on display.   Plus, we have an update on Tiger alumni at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis.  The LSU baseball team moves to 7-0 on the season, after sweeping Holy Cross.   And the basketball team wins at Mississippi State, but loses at home to Vanderbilt.

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