Advocate Online Sports Editor Pierce W. Huff and LSU beat writer Les East talk about the tough questions the Tigers face before their 2012 season opener against North Texas. Will LSU be good enough to return to the national championship game? Do the Tigers have what it takes to win the national championship? How will LSU survive the dismissal of All-America Tyrann Mathieu? Is starting quarterback Zach Mettenberger as good as advertised? Will the Tigers start the season with a victory against North Texas? How has LSU coach Les Miles led the Tigers through another tumultuous offseason? "The Final Score" LSU season preview video provides all of the answers.