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tigerLSUteeth
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Swartz, Louisiana
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starting left tackle next season?

With faulk going to the NFL, who takes over at left tackle? Do they swap vadal from right tackle?


crownroyaltiger
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The Good Ole L.P.
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re: starting left tackle next season?
Hope not, Vadal didnt show much lateral foot speed against Clemson. Pushing people off the line of scrimmage, yes. Pass blocking elite rush defenders, no.


coachmike76
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Labadieville la
Member since Oct 2012
325 posts

re: starting left tackle next season?
Hawkins was raw when he came in, but I think he may have the best chance of the group, I don't expect a true freshmen (pocic) to come in and start unless he absolutely blows people away in the spring. Another option would be to slide Collins over. It'll definitely be something to keep an eye on in the spring.


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boxcar willie
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kenner
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re: starting left tackle next season?
hopefully Vadal is moved to guard. If Hawkins is ready, then him or Collins.


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Papa Tigah
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TIGER ISLAND, LA
Member since Sep 2007
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re: starting left tackle next season?
Maybe move Collins to left tackle, wasn't he recruited for that position.


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brewhan davey
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Audubon Place
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26040 posts

re: starting left tackle next season?
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Hope not, Vadal didnt show much lateral foot speed against Clemson. Pushing people off the line of scrimmage, yes. Pass blocking elite rush defenders, no.


Right, because players, particularly true freshmen, never improve in the offseason.


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PHXTigers
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Arizona
Member since Dec 2007
745 posts

re: starting left tackle next season?
Cbris Hawkins.


TheDiesel
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re: starting left tackle next season?
Why not Collins? Wasn't he the highest rated tackle prospect out of highschool? L


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Ac16
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Birmingham
Member since Jun 2011
605 posts

re: starting left tackle next season?
Fehoko fanaika


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Weaver
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Mandeville, LA
Member since Nov 2005
22421 posts

re: starting left tackle next season?
Collins bro. The thinking was they didn't want to make the move this year as fear of competition with Faulk and then Faulk leaving. This is what some said when Faulk got injured. I think u gotta move him now. Easier to find a guard than a tackle. Slide wiliford into Collins spot.


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TIGRLEE
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Northeast Louisiana
Member since Nov 2009
24405 posts

re: starting left tackle next season?
Josh williford is a guy many here seems to have forgotten about.
If back healthy he'll start every game.


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