Congrats Kyle Williams and Patrick Peterson

Discussion in 'The Tiger's Den' started by LaSalleAve, Dec 29, 2013.

  1. LaSalleAve

    LaSalleAve when in doubt, mumble

    Both pro bowl selections.



    Is it safe to say that with all the great DT's that have played for LSU, that Kyle Williams is the best of the whole bunch? Just a workman attitude.
     
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  2. fanatic

    fanatic Buckle your seatbelts...

    A lot of guys who are average/above average in college are even better pros because of the talent around them and what their role on the team is. Kyle was an above average college player, but definitely not the best. He just worked his ass off and made the most of his opportunities.
     
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  3. LaSalleAve

    LaSalleAve when in doubt, mumble

    He epitomizes the word "professional" very happy for Kyle, especially since he is a native as well.
     
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  4. sunnyjim

    sunnyjim Veteran Member

    Williams was All-SEC and All-American at LSU. That's WAY above average.
     
  5. LSUDad

    LSUDad Senior Member


    Yep..........

    2006 Senior Bowl Participant
    2005 First-Team All-America (Rivals.com)
    2005 Second-Team All-America (AP, Walter Camp Foundation, Collegefootballnews.com)
    2005 First-Team All-SEC (AP)
    2005 Second-Team All-SEC (SEC Coaches)
    2005 SEC Defensive Player of the Week (vs. Alabama, Nov. 14)
    2004 Second-Team All-SEC (AP)
     
  6. fanatic

    fanatic Buckle your seatbelts...

    Yeh-u-rite. KW was definitely an elite player. What I should have said is that he didn't have a 'name' like Dorsey or some of the other high profile DLs that have come through the program.
     
  7. sunnyjim

    sunnyjim Veteran Member

    Having to play alongside Lavalais and Wroten, he had to share the ink.
     
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  8. fanatic

    fanatic Buckle your seatbelts...

    Which is tough since he ended up being the best of the bunch.
     
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