BATON ROUGE, La. -- When Jacory Washington first attempted to block Danielle Hunter in practice, it wasn't even a fair fight. Washington had played only wide receiver prior to arriving at LSU last summer to play tight end.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- For most LSU fans, there is only one spring storyline that matters: the quarterback battle between Anthony Jennings and Brandon Harris. Indeed, the competition between junior Jennings (1,611 passing yards, 11 TDs, 7 INTs in 2014) and sophomore Harris (452 yards, 6 TDs, 2 INTs) might determine whether the Tigers re-emerge as legitimate contenders in the SEC West or remain in the middle of the pack like last season's 8-5 club.
Terrence Magee and the defense were the stars of LSU's 41-3 win against Kentucky on Saturday, but several of the Tigers' true freshmen still played key roles in the victory. Here is a recap of some of their performances: S Jamal Adams What he did: Statistics don't adequately explain the ways Adams impacts a game, but he had his best statistical performance against Kentucky.
Give Anthony Jennings credit for this much: The guy has been a good closer. LSU's sophomore quarterback has endured plenty of criticism this season because of his inconsistent play, and his first three quarters in Saturday's win against Florida gave his detractors additional fodder.
BATON ROUGE, La. - The topic du jour at Les Miles' three Q&A sessions on Wednesday concerned his quarterbacks. Specifically, what will be LSU's next move in the battle for playing time between sophomore Anthony Jennings and freshman Brandon Harris?
BATON ROUGE, La. -- OK, that had to be a first. It was definitely LSU freshman Leonard Fournette's first touchdown of his career. There's no question about that. But Fournette's striking the Heisman pose after the 4-yard run against Sam Houston State on Saturday might have made him the first player in college football history to raise his knee and throw the legendary stiffarm pose after his inaugural score.