After a season in which he was named college football's best player, led his team to an undefeated record, and helped his team win the national championship, all LSU quarterback Joe Burrow wanted to do was relax with a victory cigar. "We are so grateful for Joe Burrow", Orgeron said following the game.
Lindsey O. Graham and Tim Scott, the Republican senators from Clemson's SC home state, were among the lawmakers who flew with Trump to New Orleans, The Post's Josh Dawsey reported. Chase had 221 yards and two touchdowns on his nine receptions, while Jefferson finished with 106 yards.
LSU prevented Clemson (14-1) from becoming the first team since the 2011 and 2012 Alabama Crimson Tide to win back to back national titles. "I thought they made some competitive plays".
Monday's win comes after LSU (15-0) won both the SEC title and Peach Bowl.
Isaiah Simmons, A.J. Terrell and K'Von Wallace, three of the most important pieces of Clemson's back seven, walked out of the Clemson locker room together and toward the team buses at around 12:30 a.m. Louisiana time Tuesday morning.
Just over two weeks later, after LSU beat Clemson 42-25, Ensminger and his son had a long, tear-filled hug as the celebration surrounded them in New Orleans. So let the debate begin as the college football world tries to figure out just where LSU's 2019 season ranks in the 150-year (and counting) history of the game.