"It was a fast-paced workout," Miles said of LSU's practice on Wednesday. "The tempo was good. There are some small pieces that need work on that will have to be ironed out, but we should be up and running for Saturday."
Power outages spread across
Saturday's contest against
"He (Keith Zinger) is out of the
hospital. He is doing well and he looks healthy," Miles said. "I think it would
be a stretch if we could get him on the plane to
Miles also spoke about Zingers backups at the tight end position in junior Mit Cole and freshman Richard Jackson.
"They (Cole and Dickson) are obviously not as experienced as Keith but they have strengths, and we'll keep pretty much most of our offense intact," Miles said.
Jacob Hester, who has played what looks to be every position this year, sat out of practice on Wednesday because of a bruised calf muscle. Miles said him sitting was precautionary, and that he would be ready to go Saturday.
Miles also said running back Alley Broussard practiced the whole week and continues to improve.
Miles is 1-0 against
"Last years game there was no twist," Miles said. "It ended just as it was supposed to. I didn't have any problem with it. I was told there was some weird twist."
If Miles can leave the plains with
a victory, he will have done something former head coach Nick Saban never
accomplished; win at