Despite a host of injuries and off-the-field issues, LSU is set for another 10-win season, which is a testament to what Les Miles has built in Baton Rouge.
LSU will say goodbye to its 14-man senior class Saturday against Ole Miss. At most positions, the Tigers have replacements ready to step up and star.
Few teams in college football have been hit as hard as the LSU Tigers by injuries and off-the-field issues, yet young players have stepped in and provided unexpected depth.
LSU's offensive commitments and targets for the class of 2013.
The combination of grizzled veterans and high-profile freshmen at LSU worked pretty well against North Texas and gives the Tigers something to build on.
LSU polished off its 2012 recruiting class on Wednesday afternoon, hauling in 22 commitments to bolster an already loaded program.
The LSU Tigers will look to a few freshmen to produce at linebacker in 2012.