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Tigers trounce Jackson State

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But Grambling turned the tables this season to take its fifth win in the 10 SWAC championships that have been played since 1999.

A good portion of that solid crowd donned black and gold to cheer on their Tigers.

“We’ve been following them 30-40 years now,” Grambling resident Nelda Baisy said from her front row seat next to husband Walter, who played for the G-Men under legendary coach Eddie G. Robinson. “We’ve been here in Birmingham for every championship game Grambling has played in.

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