BATON ROUGE, La. -- Les Miles has never been afraid to play a true freshman -- LSU's sports information department reports that the Tigers have played 87 first-year freshmen in Miles' nine seasons -- but it has become one of the program's trademarks only in recent years.
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 prior to the Tigers' spring game.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- A brand-new version of LSU's football team will take the field this week for its first spring practice. In previous weeks, we've broken down several players and position groups to watch this spring.
The ESPN Ultimate 300 looks back at the best recruits since 2006, and it's hardly surprising that the SEC made its presence felt in the rankings. Here's a look at the top five SEC recruits in the Ultimate ESPN 300: DE Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina Ultimate ESPN300: No.
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The SEC's successes reach far beyond the college football landscape. Sure, the seven consecutive BCS titles -- which came to an end this year thanks to a pretty darn good Florida State team -- are well-documented, but most of the studs in this league eventually make it to the big leagues, where they continue to strut their stuff.
It's time to celebrate the best of the best in the SEC during the BCS era. So what we've done is taken on the monumental task of selecting an All-SEC team from the BCS era, which officially ended last Monday with Florida State's 34-31 victory over Auburn in the VIZIO BCS National Championship.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- GeauxTigerNation writer Gary Laney answers your questions: From: Biff (Chicago): Do the recruiting coaches feel any advantage in having someone like Lavar Edwards, who wasn't a starter his senior year, get drafted into the NFL?