Sophomore Xavier Lewis hoping to fill a crucial vacancy in LSU secondary

BATON ROUGE, La. — The toughest players to replace in the LSU secondary next season are the ones bound for the first round of the NFL draft — safety Jamal Adams and cornerback Tre’Davious White. However, they aren’t the only guys the Tigers will miss. Senior nickelback Dwayne Thomas was the X-factor in the LSU secondary last season, disrupting offenses both as a pass defender...
Via SEC Country
23 days ago

LSU defensive back Dwayne Thomas headed to Senior Bowl

Thomas will replace teammate Tre'Davious White on the roster
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
January 27, 2017

LSU Football: Tigers DB Dwayne Thomas added to Senior Bowl roster

Dwayne Thomas is headed to the Senior Bowl after all. While practices have been going on all week in Mobile, Ala., Thomas was added to the South roster on Friday, the school announced. RELATED: What sort of competition are former Tigers facing at the Senior Bowl? He will replace fellow LSU defensive back Tre’Davious White, who will miss Saturday’s contest after injuring his...
Via SEC Country
January 27, 2017

LSU DB Says Tigers Can Dominate No. 1 Alabama Next Week

LSU and Alabama will be chilling this weekend as they prepare to take each other on next Saturday in one of the most anticipated games each season. The Tigers and Crimson Tide will face off Nov. 5 with ‘Bama roaring in as the ultimate favorite. After all, they are still No. 1, still undefeated, and practically untouchable. However, players on LSU’s squad don’t seem deterred...
Via Gamedayr
October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

LSU DB on Alabama: ‘I really see us dominating this team’

Ahead of LSU’s game against Alabama on Saturday, Tigers defensive back Dwayne Thomas has given some old fashioned bulletin board material to the Tide. “I really see us dominating this offense,” Thomas said, via Ron Higgins of Nola.com and The Times-Picayune. “I really see us dominating this team.” Well, we admire Thomas’ confidence. That’s for sure. LSU last...
Via Sportsnaut
October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

LSU DB: Jeremy Johnson likely to throw us/hand us the ball

Jeremy Johnson may very well be the biggest disappointment of the season after two games, unless of course you are tasked with playing him. If that's the case, he may just be your best friend. In anticipation for Saturday night's game, LSU junior defensive back Dwayne Thomas made these comments to ESPN: Considering Johnson was thought by many to be the leading candidate to win the...
Via FOX Sports
September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Three more LSU football players arrested on Thursday

By Vincent Frank Just hours after LSU defensive tackle Trey Lealaimatafao was arrested on battery and robbery charges in Baton Rouge comes this disturbing piece of information. Quarterback Anthony Jennings and two other LSU football players found themselves in trouble with the law on Thursday. Jennings, 20, was arrested on charges that include unauthorized entry of a dwelling...
Via Sportsnaut
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

LSU DB Dwayne Thomas Trashes Florida, Tells Gators They “Get No Respect Over Here”

The most recent chapter in the Florida vs. LSU battle over “D.B.U” rights has been written by Tigers’ defensive back Dwayne Thomas.  Thomas, a 6-foot, 182-pound cornerback, seems quite offended that the Gators even think they’re in the discussion.  The New Orleans native has lashed out at Florida’s program on Twitter.  Florida Gators players need to think before they...
Via College Spun
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

LSU DB Says Tigers Will “Still Have The No. 1 Defense” Despite Losing Their D-Coordinator, “It’s (About) The Players”

LSU’s defense will be led by a new man in 2015. The Tigers lost their defensive coordinator, John Chavis, to Texas A&M earlier this week. He had held his position in Baton Rouge, La., since 2009. During his stint with LSU, the Tigers’ defense was one of the most stout in the country.  LSU’s defense won’t suffer from the loss of Chavis, though, says sophomore defensive...
Via College Spun
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 10 LSU DB Thomas hoping to fulfill promise

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) LSU defensive back Dwayne Thomas doesn't hesitate to run his mouth on the field. If his early season play is a sign of things to come, opposing receivers may tire of the sound of his voice. Thomas has emerged as the 10th-ranked Tigers' second-leading tackler through LSU's opening two games and snagged his first-career interception last Saturday night when he...
Via Associated Press
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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