BATON ROUGE, La. -- When LSU offensive lineman Vadal Alexander moved to left guard last week following what may be a career-threatening injury to projected starter Josh Williford, Alexander was left with the possibility of starting at a second position on the offensive line in as many seasons.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- No state produces more NFL players per capita than the Bayou State. And LSU gets the lion's share of those players. It's a winning formula. But it wouldn't be true to say LSU wins with Louisiana talent and Louisiana talent alone.
LSU TIGERS 2012 record: 10-3 2012 conference record: 6-2 Returning starters: Offense: 9; defense: 3; special teams: 1 Top returners: QB Zach Mettenberger, RB Jeremy Hill, RB Alfred Blue, OL La'el Collins, WR Jarvis Landry, WR Odell Beckham, LB Lamin Barrow, SS Craig Loston, CB Jalen Mills Key losses: DE Barkevious Mingo, DE Sam Montgomery, DT Bennie Logan, LB Kevin Minter, FS Eric Reid, CB Tharold Simon, OT Josh Dworaczyk, C P.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- With LSU's spring practice and the NFL draft done, who are the Tigers' top 10 players? Let's see. 1. LB Lamin Barrow: LSU had eight players drafted from its 2012 defense and Barrow, with 104 tackles last season, was more productive than many of those guys.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- So far, neither junior college transfer in LSU's 2013 signing class has become the obvious starter at their positions. On the other hand, it looks like the six freshmen who entered college early might already be reaping some rewards from their early entry.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU heads into spring break nine practices into its 15-practice spring practice schedule. With LSU taking a week off, here are the biggest developments of the first three weeks of practice: 1.