La'el Collins decides to return to LSU

Discussion in 'The Tiger's Den' started by Cajun Sensation, Jan 14, 2014.

  1. asignupe99

    asignupe99 Veteran Member

    Other way around...Hill and Collins were teammates against Hilliard.
  2. lsu99

    lsu99 whashappenin

    Thanks for the correction. Hill stole the show in that game and also during his LSU career.
  3. ParadiseiNC

    ParadiseiNC don't worry, be happy

    That's huge! Awesome. I think it's a good move for him as well.
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  4. bayareatiger

    bayareatiger If it's too loud YOU'RE TOO OLD

    Remember watching good ol' RHS on ESPN with those two future studs puttin' a whuppin' on Hilliard and Patterson. With a lot of pride I did, and I'm glad 2 of those 3 stayed.
  5. LSUDad

    LSUDad Senior Member

    No, I just see him as needing more time in the position. He's not there yet. But I see him need more work, another year and a better coach could make him a top draft choice. He's rough now, that's why I saw him starting at OG, if he came out early for the NFL. Remember, Whitworth started early in the NFL at OG. Now he is one of the top OT in the NFL. La'el needs to work on a few things to refine his game, like I said new coach and more work, he's endless. Remember, he could end up playing OG or RT in the NFL, LT has to be a great player protecting that blind side.
  6. tigerz0202

    tigerz0202 Freshman

    Whats up guys im new here and this is my first post and sure am glad he's staying , will help our young qb whoever it may be immensely
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  7. LSUDad

    LSUDad Senior Member

    Welcome, glad to have you onboard.
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  8. islstl

    islstl Playoff committee is a group of great football men Staff Member

    Outstanding first post and you are 100 % correct.

    We got lucky on this one. We needed him to stay after Turner announced he was leaving.

    I kept playing this song all day long:

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  9. tigerz0202

    tigerz0202 Freshman

    Yes indeed , I was bummed because I thought we were going to get hill too but we all know the game is won and lost upfront on both sides of the ball this is huge for our success on offense next season. Very happy he decided to stay I'm really looking forward to next year I think we will surprise alot of people.
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  10. LaSalleAve

    LaSalleAve when in doubt, mumble

    Aren't the top tier tackles in the NFL better compensated than the top tier guards?

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