There aren't too many times that a NFL team will attempt a 63-yard field goal, since missing the difficult kick will result in great field position for the opposing team.
But with only seconds left in the first half in their game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, the San Francisco 49ers didn't have to worry about that when they sent kicker David Akers out to try what would tie the record for the longest kick in league history.
The Cajuns are a whopping 17 point underdogs against the Panthers, who have impressive wins at Louisville and at home last week against UCF. For the Cajuns to pull the upset against the defending Sun Belt co-champions, here are five things that have to happen:
The LSU defense came up big, yet again, as the 5th-ranked Tigers routed the ULM Warhawks, 51-0, Saturday evening, at Tiger Stadium, in Baton Rouge. The Associated Press, and espn.com, have the story, below.
The LSU men's basketball team won their 2010-2011 regular-season opener, on Friday night, as the Tigers defeated the Northwestern St. Demons, 87-78. LSUsports.net has the story, with stats by espn.com, below.
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