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  1. GTN mailbag: Backups, but also pros

    Gary Laney

    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?...

    Blog | May 10, 2013
  2. Early exits: Who's next for LSU?

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU has lost nine juniors who have declared for the NFL draft, a total that is likely finished for this year, though there have been reports that left tackle Chris Faulk, who missed all but one game with a knee injury, is consider...

    Blog | January 09, 2013
  3. Despite departures, secondary looks deep

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- By the middle of August camp, free safety Eric Reid was the only returning starter in LSU's vaunted secondary. After Heisman Trophy finalist Tyrann Mathieu was dismissed from the team, Reid, the junior free safety from Geismar,...

    Blog | January 04, 2013
  4. LSU hopes reputation leads to big weekend

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE -- LSU already has a top 10 class, but this weekend the Tigers will be pitching to make it even better. Maquedius BainDefensive tackle2013Uncommitted: ListPos Rk Stars Grade Hometown 6 87 Fort Lauderdale, FL The Tigers will host a...

    Blog | December 14, 2012
  5. How deep is LSU? Auburn knows

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- It was Oct. 22 of last season, the last time LSU and Auburn met, that we found out just how deep LSU really was. The Bayou Bengals were without three key players that day in running back Spencer Ware and defensive backs Tyrann ...

    Blog | September 17, 2012
  6. Young DBs vulnerable? Don't bet on it

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- If you're looking for a vulnerability in No. 3 LSU's defense, you don't have to go much further than the scoring summary of Saturday's 41-14 win over North Texas: "UNT: Brelan Chancellor 80 pass from Derek Thompson (Olen kick)....

    Blog | September 02, 2012
  7. Countdown to kickoff: Our predictions

    Gary Laney and David Helman

    GeauxTigerNation writers Gary Laney and David Helman get you ready for the season with a daily breakdown throughout August of what LSU is facing in the fall -- from its opponents to its road trips to who it's recruiting. Today, in the final countdown...

    Blog | August 31, 2012
  8. LSU replaces Mathieu with freshman

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- Locally, anybody paying attention saw it coming. Nationally, however, it was a "wow" moment. LSU's first game week depth chart released Monday for the season opener against North Texas revealed it would replace its dismissed He...

    Blog | August 28, 2012
  9. Ready or not, Simon now elder statesman

    Gary Laney

    The clock has sped up for the development of LSU cornerback Tharold Simon. Like the steady line of Tiger stars at cornerback in recent years, Simon was supposed to enjoy a season being the "other" starter next to the superstar. He would start for ...

    Blog | August 17, 2012
  10. Countdown to camp: Subs in the secondary

    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...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  11. Five things to know: Defensive backs

    Gary Laney

    With spring football and the NFL draft in the books, here are five things to know about LSU's secondary: 1. LSU's still DBU: For the second straight year, LSU had the NFL draft's first selected defensive back when cornerback Morris Claiborne went ...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  12. Brooks rounds out Day 3 picks

    David Helman

    LSU couldn't maintain its weekend trend of earning two draft picks, as the Tigers mustered just one more pick in the 2012 NFL Draft on Saturday afternoon. That honor went to Ron Brooks, who didn't have to wait too long in Saturday's marathon, whic...

    Blog | April 28, 2012