With many sporting events being canceled or on hiatus while the nation deals with COVID-19, at least one prominent sports figure is helping spread the word about how to keep from getting sick.
Here is LSU Tigers’ head football coach Ed Orgeron.
When Coach O speaks, we all listen.
— John Bel Edwards (@LouisianaGov) March 14, 2020
A coach who doesn’t mince his words on the field, Orgeron is an effective spokesman in a time like this.
— Rep. Mike Johnson (@RepMikeJohnson) March 14, 2020
We are requiring Coach O to give all public service announcements from this point forward pic.twitter.com/ZD9vDO4mrd
— Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) March 14, 2020
I am appointing Ed Orgeron as official United States coronavirus czar, effective immediatelypic.twitter.com/jKId50esu6
— Ben DuBose (@BenDuBose) March 14, 2020
Orgeron led his LSU team to a perfect season and national championship this past year.