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LSU head coach Ed Orgeron speaks on day 1 of SEC Media Days

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HOOVER, AL (WAFB) -

First-year LSU head coach Ed Orgeron will speak Monday, July 10 at the Hyatt's Winfrey Hotel in Hoover, Alabama.

The WAFB 9News Sports team is there and will have updates on every broadcast over the next few days. 

Before the event got started, Jacques Doucet caught up with former LSU defensive tackle Marcus Spears. 

"It is a slap in the face. I will say. Look we booked people for homecoming, just to get them paid. You know! And now Florida has made LSU homecoming. This is crazy to me. This is crazy to me. Now you've created this big matchup. Not only all the things that happened last year, now when you book teams for homecoming it's supposed to be a guaranteed win, so you can have coronation, and Miss Florida can enjoy the celebration and all the alumni give money! We'll see what the Tigers do."

Florida coach Jim McElwain highlights the second day, and Alabama coach Nick Saban will appear on day three. Auburn coach Gus Malzahn will lead the group of coaches wrapping up the final day.

Monday, July 10

  • Arkansas -- Bret Bielema
  • LSU -- Ed Orgeron
  • Tennessee -- Butch Jones

Tuesday, July 11

  • Florida -- Jim McElwain
  • Georgia -- Kirby Smart
  • Mississippi State -- Dan Mullen
  • Vanderbilt -- Derek Mason

Wednesday, July 12

  • Alabama -- Nick Saban
  • Kentucky -- Mark Stoops
  • Missouri -- Barry Odom
  • Texas A&M -- Kevin Sumlin

Thursday, July 13

  • Auburn -- Gus Malzahn
  • Ole Miss -- Hugh Freeze
  • South Carolina -- Will Muschamp

For a full schedule of appearances, including players, click here.

Friday, coverage will switch to SWAC Media Day as the Southern Jaguars and defending champion and arch-rival Grambling University get ready for the last ever SWAC Championship game.

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