LSU head coach Ed Orgeron announced Wednesday that outside linebacker/defensive end Arden Key will take some time away from football for personal reasons.
Here is Orgeron's statement from LSUSports.net:
“In consultation with our staff and his family, Arden Key has decided to take some time away from football for personal reasons. We fully support Arden in his decision and look forward to welcoming him back home to the Tiger family at the appropriate time.”
Orgeron and Key will have no further comment on the matter. Orgeron asked that fans and members of the media respect the privacy of Key as this is a personal matter.