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Charles Scott

Starting Oct. 4, the Tigers will begin a slate of eight games in eight weeks, with at least three of those coming against ranked opponents. Regardless of the differences between Oct. 2, 2007 and Oct. 2, 2008, Charles Scott said it won't affect his or his team's mentality.

Think back one year to Oct. 2, 2007. Just like this year, the LSU Tigers were undefeated, ranked No. 2 in the country, and preparing for a primetime showdown with the Florida Gators. The difference? Whether it was the rapidly increasing speculation on LSU coach Les Miles’ job status, the star power of senior defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey, or the convincing nature of the team’s first five wins... Recommended Stories