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Multiple sources are reporting that LSU senior tight end Jamal Pettigrew has entered the NCAA transfer portal and is expected to finish his college career at another school.

Pettigrew is a former four-star prospect from Saint Augustine High School in New Orleans but only recorded two catches for 17 yards in his LSU career.

Pettigrew missed all of 2018 with an ACL injury.


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Seems like the guy has been at LSU forever now.
Reply7 months
He’s a good player, it’s just Arik unfortunately is one of those exceptionally rare talents. Jamal will turn some heads wherever he ends up.
Reply7 months
His boy problems are his slow feet, he seems to be a willing blocker and decent pass catcher.
Reply7 months
*His only problems* I hate autocorrect smh..
7 months
Best chance for him to have major starting time. I guess Arik Gilbert was the last straw.
Reply7 months
Last straw is appropriate assessment? Think not........Unfortunate for him, ALOT of younger talent ahead of him!
7 months
Great talent out of HS. He ACL tear was a huge setback. Wish him the very best of success wherever he lands.
Reply7 months
Something Les Miles could never do...take seniority out of depth chart decisions.
Reply7 months
Hate to see it. I think he could have gotten some touches. I wish him luck
Reply7 months
Little late huh? Not much time to work with a team and learn a playbook
Reply7 months
Pettigrew missed all of 2018 with an ACL injury. Probably a big reason for getting buried on the depth chart. Anyways, best of luck to him.
Reply7 months
Best wishes to him. Imagine being the sixth or seventh option after coming in with his resume has to be grating to him. Hope he finds a team and gets some peace.
Reply7 months
Looked like he was ready for NFL in the spring game 2 years ago.
Reply7 months
So much promise when he came in. It just never materialized. Good luck to him in the future!
Reply7 months
Never was good enough...
Reply7 months
Dick
7 months
Was good enough to be on what many call the greatest college football team ever last year. He didn’t contribute if you look at his stats but who knows what other ways he might have contributed? He’ll have that distinction for the rest of his life. LSU was lucky to have him; it wasn’t that long ago, the Tigers had trouble getting N.O. players.
7 months
I remember in 2018 he was gunna break out
Reply7 months
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