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Edwards makes wager with Alabama governor over LSU v. Alabama matchup

Posted at 2:04 PM, Nov 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-08 15:24:15-05

On Friday, Governor Edwards made a friendly wager with Alabama Governor Kay Ivey on the outcome of Saturday's LSU-Alabama matchup in Tuscaloosa.

The governor's office says that Edwards wagered some fresh Louisiana seafood from Tony's Seafood in Baton Rouge while Ivey has put up Alabama's famous Priester's Pecans from Fort Deposit Alabama.

On Tuesday, Gov. Edwards visited LSU football practice to offer some words of encouragement. Click here to see the video of the governor at practice.

Watch the video of the governor's wager below:

Ivey responded via Twitter to Gov. Edwards wager. Watch below: