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LSU safety Grant Delpit was named to the preseason watch list for the Walter Player of the Year Award on Friday. This is the fourth award watch list that Delpit has been named to this offseason. Per

With the addition of the Walter Camp Award, Delpit is now listed as a preseason candidate for four national awards – Bednarik, Nagurski and Jim Thorpe – round out his list.

Called the No. 1 defensive back in college football heading in to the 2019 season by USA Today, Delpit is coming of a season that saw him lead the SEC in interceptions (5) and rank No. 2 in the league in passes defended (14). He also led the Tigers in sacks (5.0), finished third in tackles (74), and added another 10.5 tackles for loss.
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