BATON ROUGE, La. -- It's only going to look like an all-comer's combine. LSU's Pro Day on Wednesday will feature a whopping 28 participants, the result of a year where the Tigers sent 13 players to the NFL combine.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- There are some unknown variables when trying to figure out where true freshmen might play a big role on a team. Take LSU right tackle Vadal Alexander. The 2012 signee became a true freshman starter at right tackle halfway through the season, something nobody saw coming.
Head coach Art Briles and Baylor welcomed four mid-year signees to the program this week, according to the school's official site. The most notable addition was ESPN 300 quarterback Chris Johnson (Bryan, Texas/Bryan), who will graduate from high school early, has signed a financial aid contract, and will compete with the team during spring practice after enrolling for the semester.
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BRENHAM, Texas -- In the heart of what forms practically a triangle of major metropolitan cities in Texas is the town of Brenham. In the Lone Star State, the town is often associated with two things: ice cream, because it's the home of Blue Bell Creameries, makers of ice cream that any Texan will swear by, and baseball, because of Brenham High School's seven state championships.
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BATON ROUGE, La. -- The loss of five players to injuries and, presumably, academics won't have a major impact on LSU's football season. Not yet, at least. LSU coach Les Miles said Wednesday in the SEC teleconference that four players -- linebackers Tahj Jones and D.
BATON ROUGE, La. - Depending how you look at it, LSU's August camp ended on Aug. 16 with the last scrimmage before the start of the fall semester, or on Aug. 21, with the last scrimmage before the Tigers shifted their focus to preparations for the Sept.
GeauxTigerNation writers David Helman and Gary Laney break down the competitions, issues and talking points of LSU's August camp. Players report to campus Aug. 1 and we'll have a preview segment every weekday in July leading up to the day the players report: Chase Clement moved from defensive end to tight end for LSU after his freshman season in 2009 and, in short order, made an impact as a blocker.