Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
LSU head coach Les Miles was spoke on the weekly SEC Coaches Teleconference Wedneday and talked about limiting Leonard Fournette's carries so that he does not get worn out down the season.

Miles said that Fournette's number of carries are all based on game feel and varies from week to week with no "pitch count" in place for the talented sophomore.

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newflash, you have to put teams away if you want to rest lf7...dudes going to be so worn by the time bama comes around
Reply67 months
One of the few times I believe Miles will do as he says.
Reply67 months
Miles: "He[Fournette]didn't take a snap in the fourth quarter last week". I look for the QB to take most of the snaps even though Fournette has taken one this season.
Reply67 months
you mean his headset is actually hooked up? this is news.
Reply67 months
RB's have the shortest life spans as players. He should definitely take it easy when he can and probably go pro after his junior season.
Reply67 months
worded that wrong, less carries as our lead gets to a certain point
Reply67 months
less carries as score gets higher
Reply67 months
A Porsche is still a Porsche, no matter how many times you let it out of the garage.
Reply67 months
"Les Miles WAS SPOKE on the weekly SEC Coaches..."

:casty:
Reply67 months
prediction over next 5 games

SU 10
EMU 12
USCe 20
UF 25
WKU 14
Reply67 months
It is scary that he runs better as the game goes though
Reply67 months
As they should be
Reply67 months
you will see his carries drop into the teens the next two games........go up a little for USC and UF, will be low teens if that against WKU, and will be ridden like a horse for the final 4 game stretch
Reply67 months
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