LSU Football 2020 Season Expert Predictions

By David Hayes
LSU football schedule expert predictions for 2020 season.
LSU football schedule expert predictions for 2020 season. / Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images

With so many of last year's stars having now officially made the jump to the pro level in this April's 2020 NFL Draft, the 2019 college football season has is beginning to feel like a distant memory. But this also means it's finally time for fans to embrace the upcoming 2020 campaign with open arms.

LSU Football Predictions 2020

Even with the 2020 college football offseason already impacted by some unprecedented spring delays and cancellations, you don't have to wait until August to see what the oddsmakers from FanDuel Sportsbook think of this year's 2021 College Football Playoff contenders, including the 2020 LSU Tigers.

LSU Football Win Total Predictions

CBS Sports
Barrett Sallee, of CBS Sports, expects the defending national champions to take a rather significant step back in 2020 by finishing with a 9-3 overall record and third in the SEC West standings behind Alabama and Auburn.

College Football News
The staff from College Football News (CFN) envisions LSU's 2020 season going one of two ways, with the ceiling coming as an 11-1 finish and trip to the SEC Championship game, while the floor could be an 8-4 record with losses to Alabama, Florida, Auburn and Texas A&M.

Connor Muldowney, of FanSided, meets closer to the middle of CFN and CBS Sports, predicting LSU to go 10-2 in the regular season and 6-2 in SEC play with losses to Florida and Texas A&M, but also with a home win over Alabama.

LSU Football Expert Predictions

LSU Football 2020 Record Projections
- CBS Sports: (9-3, 5-3 SEC)
- College Football News: (11-1, 7-1 SEC) or (8-4, 4-4 SEC)
- FanSided: (10-2, 6-2 SEC)

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