LSU star linebacker Devin White has announced that he will forgo his senior season to enter the 2019 NFL Draft. White went public with his decision on Monday morning with the following video:


White, a native of Springhill, LA, was the winner of the 2018 Butkus Award which is given annually to the top linebackers in college football. He finished the season with 123 tackles (62 solo tackles), three sacks, three forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries.

White is expected to be an early selection in the first round of the NFL Draft and likely to first linebacker to be picked on Day 1.
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My damn ole lady needs to stop cutting onions.
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LSU Head Coach Devin White in 2032.
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It’s refreshing to see a player these days with a true alum passion for the school. Obviously this was a hard decision and he will miss it. Thanks for the memories Devin, you have elevated to favorite player of all time for many with your play and love for the university!
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Proud of you DW!! I'll be looking for you in the NFL & cheering you on. FOREVER LSU!!!
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Thank you Mr. White.
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Good luck Devin! Thanks for being a Tiger!
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Stupid move, no way he is ready. Seriously though, he's the best LB to ever wear the purple and gold. Good luck big man. Carry your dominance to the pros.
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Total class. A role model. God bless and good luck.
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What NFL CEO wouldn't want him as a an employee. Who wouldnt want him as a team mate or life long friend? He loves LSU. We Love him...
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Greedy left LSU with a frick you video. During the Fiesta Bowl, the screen kept showing “NFL Draft” for why Greedo wasn’t playing. It should have said what is reality: He QUIT!
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Move on... there will be others.
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Give ‘em hell, Devin! Thanks and God Bless!
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Classy guy with a big future ahead of himself! Congrats DW40, you earned our respect, our love, and you should never look back. Forever LSU!
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Devin is now truly free #freeDevinWhite
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Wow, that video was better than any hype video I’ve seen, and it wasn’t even one.
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Congrats on taking the next step in what will turn out to be a stellar pro career...we'll all be pulling for you on Sundays. Thanks for being a Tiger!
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I wanted him to stay, but that is me being selfish. Geaux get em Tiger!
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Thanks Devin White #40- Forever LSU!!! You are a class act!! Good luck and God bless you in your future endeavors!!
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Thanks #40. Always a Tiger!
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Thanks for the great memories Devin! I know you will make us proud in the NFL.
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Thank you Devin ! Class act !
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