Troy Aikman shows up to watch No. 13 LSU Tigers vs. UCLA Bruins football game

Erik Hall
Lafayette Daily Advertiser

Former Dallas Cowboys and UCLA quarterback Troy Aikman showed up to watch Saturday's college football game between LSU and UCLA. 

Aikman was shown walking into the stadium wearing grey pants, a black long-sleeved shirt, and a blue baseball cap with the UCLA logo on the front. 

From 1987-88, Aikman played quarterback at UCLA after starting his college career at Oklahoma. 

The Dallas Cowboys made Aikman the No. 1 overall pick in the 1989 NFL Draft. Aikman won three Super Bowls as the Cowboys quarterback. 

LSU, ranked No. 13 in the USA Today Sports AFCA Coaches Poll, is coming into the season after going 5-5 during the 2020 season. UCLA opened the season with a 44-10 win against Hawaii on Aug. 28. 

This marks the first matchup between these two football programs. 

Here's more LSU football news:

Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman watches Jackson State warm up prior to their NCAA college football game against Edward Waters in Jackson, Miss., Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021. Aikman surprised Jackson State football coach Deion Sanders who was once a Dallas Cowboy teammate of Aikman. Jackson State won the game 53-0, which was also the inaugural college coaching debut of Sanders.

Ed Orgeron is the LSU Tigers football head coach. Chip Kelly is the UCLA Bruins football head coach. 

Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik.