Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 12/4/13
LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger has a torn ACL and won't play in the 15th-ranked Tigers' bowl game, ESPN reported. Mettenberger, a senior, became the third QB in LSU history to eclipse 3,000 yards in a season before he was hit low and twisted underneath a defender and blocker during Friday's 31-27 win over Arkansas. He passed for 22 touchdowns and is fourth nationally with a passer rating of 171.45 Anthony Jennings replaced Mettenberger in the fourth quarter and quickly marched the Tigers to mid-field, then lofted a 49-yard touchdown pass to Travin Dural with 1:15 left to pull out a victory in a trophy game known as the "battle for the Golden Boot." "I was calm and relaxed because I knew my teammates around me had my back," said Jennings, who has completed 6 of 10 passes for 99 yards and a TD this season and has rushed for 49 yards. "I'll always remember this because this is my first significant time playing and I executed. I couldn't do it by myself, obviously." Jennings ente...
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