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LSU competition opposite No. 1 cornerback Greedy Williams

5 years 11 months 1 week ago Saturday, July 14 2018 Jul 14, 2018 July 14, 2018 9:07 PM July 14, 2018 in Sports
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE, LA -  LSU's No. 1 cornerback Greedy Williams is widely considered a potential first round pick in next year's NFL Draft. But, with a largely unproven group behind him, who steps up in 2018 to help lock down the other side of the field?

"I feel like Kary Vincent has had a good spring," said defensive coordinator Dave Aranda at the coaches caravan this July. "He had his track obligations, so the time that we had him, he was impressive. I think Kary has really matured. His football IQ I think has increased."

Last season Vincent had three starts as a freshman in 11 games played. Vincent racked up nine tackles, an interception, a pass breakup and two pass deflection in 2017.

With Scotlandville native Kelvin Joseph coming in and Stanford grad-transfer Terrance Alexander in the mix, 
Aranda believes there's enough options where the defensive back room can be the strength of the team in 2018.

LSU Cornerback Depth Chart

-Red-shirt sophomore Greedy Williams

-Red-shirt senior Terrance Alexander (Stanford grad-transfer)

-Sophomore Kary Vincent Jr.

-Sophomore Jontre Kirklin

-Freshman Kelvin Joseph

-Sophomore Mannie Netherly 

LSU Cornerback Departures 

Donte Jackson (NFL draft), Kevin Toliver II (NFL draft)

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