BATON ROUGE- The LSU Tigers, led by Joe Burrow, make their final home stand of the season on Saturday.
All eyes will be on the Heisman hopeful. And Travis Brand, owner of Gigi’s Country Kitchen, is one of the eager fans who’ll be watching.
Brand used to make omelets for Burrow in his Ohio hometown. He traveled to Baton Rouge to see how the young man he knew has grown into a leader and inspiration.
It was a shot in the dark when a group of LSU fans saw some of those signs that are outside of Gigi’s and decided they wanted to bring the owner down to Tiger Stadium to see Burrow in action himself. But after a few calls, they made it happen.
“He inspires our entire town. His hard work, dedication. It’s been pretty incredible,” Brand said.
Brand has seen Burrow’s success grow from his time at