Ferguson named SEC Defensive Player of the Week
BATON ROUGE - The Southeastern Conference named LSU junior Ego Ferguson their Defensive Player of the Week after the Tigers' 45-13 win over Kent State this weekend.
Ferguson racked up a career-best eight tackles as well as a sack, and had an assisted tackle for a loss.
LSU improved to No. 6 overall in the Associated Press rankings after the win.
The Tigers host Auburn this weekend with kickoff scheduled for 6:45 p.m. CT.
Head football coach Les Miles is scheduled to talk to the media at his weekly "Lunch with Les" news conference today at 12:30 p.m. News 2 will stream it live here at WBRZ.com and on WBTR, Cox Cable channel 19.
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