Edward Jim Orgeron Jr. (born July 27, 1961) is an American football coach. He is currently interim head coach at Louisiana State University (LSU). Orgeron served as the head football coach at University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) from 2005 to 2007 and was the interim head coach at the University of Southern California (USC) in 2013. Prior to that, Orgeron was one of the highest paid assistant coaches in the Pac-12 Conference, with an annual salary of $650,000. His nickname is "Coach O". On September 25th, 2016 he was named interim head coach at LSU.