Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
LSU offensive tackle KJ Malone will start in Monday’s Citrus Bowl against Notre Dame, according to head coach Ed Orgeron. Per The Advocate:
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It will be Malone's first playing time since he injured the patellar tendon in his left knee in the first quarter of the win Oct. 7 at Florida. He returned to that game for one drive in the second half before pulling himself because of the aching tendon, which connects the lower leg bone with the kneecap.

“He’s fine, ready to play,” Orgeron said. “He’s practiced all week and should be fine.”



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he was dancing after plays he was so happy to be on the field wearing the purple and gold. damn onions.....
Reply13 months
With 77 committing 2 or 3 penalties....KJ should have started and played more.
Reply13 months
With 77 committing 2 or 3 penalties....KJ should have started and played more.
Reply13 months
Great for KJ, but the O line sure got better as the season went along with S.C. in that spot.....I'm just sayin
Reply13 months
These comments make me wonder why any kid would want to play for our fans... embarrassing.
Reply13 months
You give him the honor of starting because he is a 5th year senior who put his life on hold to come back and play another year for LSU. He also lost his starting job due to injury. Doesn't mean he has to play every single play. The other OL understand and respect the decision and would appreciate the same in his situation. It shows loyalty.
Reply13 months
Happy to see KJ back for his final game. A true team player in every way. If he can play, I would start him and rotate out as needed. We have some fine young starters but this is KJ’s last game and he deserves it. And besides that, if he doesn’t start, the Mailman gonna hurt somebody! Geaux Tigers!
Reply13 months
I don't know if I'd fck up the starting line right now. I hope it's to come off the bench in needed. Great Tiger, but the Oline finished strong and I want us to ride that momentum.
Reply13 months
Why. Is someone else injured?
Reply13 months
He shouldn't see the field
Reply13 months
Why?
13 months
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