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Jeremy Hill headed to NFL

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Posted: Jan 13, 2014 9:45 AM by Hunter Robinson
Updated: Jan 13, 2014 9:52 AM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: jeremy hill, lsu, tigers, nfl draft, running back

BATON ROUGE - In a much anticipated decision, LSU running back Jeremy Hill has decided to skip his junior season and enter the NFL Draft.

Hill made the announcement Monday morning on his twitter account saying:

"I am a Tiger for life. I will forever be grateful to my LSU fans, friends, coaches and family. This decision has been very difficult for me."

"With all of that being said, I have decided to forego my Junior season and enter the 2014 NFL Draft. #GeauxTigers #33ToTheNFL #Blessed".

Hill rushed for 1401 yards this season on 6.9 yards per carry, adding twelve scores on the ground.In his final game as a Tiger, he took home MVP honors in the Outback Bowl, with 216 yards and two scores.

He finishes his LSU career with nearly 2,200 yards and 28 touchdowns in two seasons.

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