College Sports The Best LSU Football Players of All Time  

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The Louisiana State University Tigers, The FIGHTIN' TIGERS, are a college football mainstay. With three National Championships (the first team to win multiple National titles since the advent of the BCS) and the 11th highest winning percentage amongst teams that have played at least 1,000 games, it is clear that the boys in purple are not to be messed with.

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1
603 179
Patrick Peterson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Cornerback

2
583 177
Tyrann Mathieu is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Cornerback

3
701 203
Odell Beckham Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Wide receiver

4
600 169
Leonard Fournette is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Leonard Fournette Running back

5
483 120
Jarvis Landry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

6
318 108
Y. A. Tittle is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

7
274 78
Kevin Faulk is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Running back

8
191 61
Glenn Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

9
212 74
Andrew Whitworth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time

10
247 82
Billy Cannon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Running back, Tight end

11
307 112
Eric Reid is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Safety

12
169 64
Alan Faneca is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Guard

13
193 76
LaRon Landry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Safety

14
227 97
Jeremy Hill is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
AlecReed added Running back

15
160 73
Dwayne Bowe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

16
184 79
Morris Claiborne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Cornerback

17
159 56
Kwon Alexander is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
AlecReed added Kwon Alexander Linebacker

18
133 50
Kevin Mawae is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Offensive Lineman, Center

19
141 57
Joseph Addai is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Running back

20
162 63
Brandon LaFell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Wide receiver

21
122 48
Dalton Hilliard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Running back

22
131 46
Jacob Hester is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Running back, Fullback

23
138 52
Bert Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

24
114 58
Rueben Randle is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Wide receiver

25
105 37
Marcus Spears is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

26
119 50
Tommy Casanova is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Defensive back

27
123 61
Barkevious Mingo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

28
123 62
Matt Flynn is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

29
71 9
Deion Jones is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
colin_mcg3 added Deion Jones Linebacker

30
98 47
Josh Reed is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

31
115 51
La'el Collins is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
AlecReed added Offensive tackle

32
96 42
Jim Taylor is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Running back, Fullback

33
96 50
Stevan Ridley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
AlecReed added Running back

34
149 105
JaMarcus Russell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

35
108 43
Brad Wing is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Punter

36
80 36
Kevin Minter is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
AlecReed added Linebacker

37
83 38
Charles Alexander is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Running back

38
76 35
Corey Webster is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Cornerback

39
91 37
Trindon Holliday is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

40
80 32
Anthony McFarland is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

41
72 36
Early Doucet is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

42
57 25
Devery Henderson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

43
54 23
Eddie Kennison is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

44
78 24
Steve Van Buren is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Running back, Safety, Defensive back

45
41 5
Jalen Mills is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
colin_mcg3 added Jalen Mills Cornerback

46
61 31
Eric Martin is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

47
109 80
Zach Mettenberger is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
AlecReed added Quarterback

48
70 32
Leonard Marshall is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Defensive lineman

49
57 32
Matt Mauck is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Quarterback

50
75 29
Michael Clayton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best LSU Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver