Sometimes spring practice is important to a football player not because he seizes a starting job, but because he proves to his coaches that he deserves to play. We've discussed plenty of LSU's key spring position battles here in the last few weeks and speculated about who might become the starters at those spots.
Editor's note: With LSU's spring practice now in the rearview mirror, this week we'll empty our notebook from the spring and cover a few topics that we weren't able to hit before the Tigers' spring game.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU is scheduled to hold its final spring walk-through on Tuesday, which will officially send the Tigers into the offseason. As Les Miles' club wraps up its 15 spring workouts, here are five things we took away from the last month on the practice field: 1.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- Numbers at LSU's June camp were down a little bit as it began Sunday as many prospects had somewhere to be this week: school. With many school systems -- in Texas and Florida in particular -- still in session, the pickings were slim as the camp started Sunday afternoon and scheduled to run through Wednesday.
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In recruiting, there's always that guy that emerges that the typical recruiting follower might have known little about. For LSU, a year ago it was Kevin Spears, the basketball player-turned-wide receiver who signed with the Tigers after a huge senior season at New Orleans Holy Cross High School.
about 855 days ago | Gary Laney | NCF On The Trail
GeauxTigerNation took your questions via Twitter, Facebook and email for DeSean Smith, the ESPN 150 tight end who will sign with LSU on Wednesday. Here's a little background: Smith, a 6-foot-5 hybrid tight end, played in a wide-open passing offense at Lake Charles (La.
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