• Tuesday notebook: Pierson-El locked in as No. 1 punt returner
    Husker Online4 hours ago

    Tuesday notebook: Pierson-El locked in as No. 1 punt returner

    Considering that De’Mornay Pierson-El broke onto the scene three years ago as a true freshman and established himself as one of the most electric punt returners in college football, it would seem like a foregone conclusion he would once again assume those duties in his senior campaign. Head coach Mike Riley confirmed on Tuesday that the Huskers have no intention of removing their former Freshman All-American return man out of that role for their season opener vs. Arkansas State.

  • LSU has found its new tiger mascot, and he's very cute (Updated)
    Dr. Saturday

    LSU has found its new tiger mascot, and he's very cute (Updated)

    It’s official: Harvey is now Mike VII. LSU announced Monday morning, the first day of fall semester, that the 11-month-old Siberian-Bengal male tiger that arrived on campus last week “officially began his reign” as LSU’s new mascot.

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    Months after losing love for football, ex-Mich. St. RT Thiyo Lukusa transfers to Arizona

    Six months after proclaiming he hadn’t been in love with football since high school, Thiyo Lukusa has apparently once again found his fondness for the sport. On his Instagram account this week, Lukusa revealed that he has decided to transfer to Arizona and continue his collegiate playing career with the Wildcats. It’s believed the offensive lineman won’t be eligible to play in 2017.