Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 2/21/13
LSU has contributed some of the finest football talent to the NFL in the past decade, specifically in the secondary.Safety Eric Reid is one of the least talked about first round prospects in this year's Draft, being overshadowed by Texas' Kenny Vaccaro.Despite this, Reid still projects to go in the mid-to-late first round.The Cincinnati Bengals have struggled in the secondary as of late, and despite their offseason stockpile of cornerbacks, they failed to address the safety position.Starting safety Chris Crocker will not be a Bengal nest season, and poorly underperformed last season. If former USC Trojan Taylor Mays starts at strong safety for Cincinnati, head coach Marvis Lewis will be in for an unpleasant surprise.Free safety Reggie Nelson could be worse in coverage, and did a solid job in 2012, however, they could clearly use an upgrade. Fortunately, this year's safety class may be one of the most in depth classes teams have seen in a long time. Eric Reid weighed in at 6'2", 208 ...
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