LSU fans keeping an eye on former Tiger safety Eric Reid's pro career will see him suit up for the 49ers against the Saints Sunday, if he has anything to say about it.
Reid suffered his second concussion of the NFL season last Sunday, but he practiced this week for the 49ers, symptom free.
Reid does need to pass a light-contact test that's part of the NFL's new concussion...
PICK: Eric Reid, S, LSU
ANALYSIS: I know San Francisco was going to trade up for someone, but why Reid? I know there's been a lot of buzz around him lately (mostly with the Bengals), but I just don't see him as a first round prospect. I think San Francisco could have stayed put and taken a better safety like Matt Elam. He fills a big need, but I just can't understand...
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...
LSU says safety Eric Reid will enter the NFL draft, making him at least the second defensive starter to leave the Tigers.
Reid, a junior whose decision was announced Friday, joins middle linebacker Kevin Minter, who led LSU with 130 tackles, including 15 tackles for losses, in his junior season.
Reid and Minter both were named AP second-team All-America this season.
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2013
LSU confirmed reports that junior safety Eric Reid will forego his senior season and declare for the NFL Draft.
HT: 6-2 WT: 212
YR: JR Pos: S
2011 Rivals.com Second-Team All-American
2011 (AP) Second-Team All-Southeastern Conference
2011 76 tackles, 3 PBUs, 2 FF
Ideal size and length
Good not great in man to man coverage, but seems comfortable
QB- Aaron Murray, Jr., Georgia
This is really a toss up between Aaron Murray and Arkansas’ Tyler Wilson. I give a slight edge to the Bulldogs QB due to the fact that Georgia may have to throw the ball more than the Hogs in 2012. With Isaiah Crowell gone, Georgia doesn’t have a proven runner in the backfield. Arkansas on the other hand has potentially the best running...
The LSU secondary proved to be one of the most athletic defensive backfields in the country. Junior safety Eric Reid believes that the talented group of play makers can improve on last season's successes.
As LSU prepares to take the field after a BCS National Championship appearance, the Tigers are full speed ahead. LSU Safety Eric Reid talks to Kristen Ledlow about an upcoming season with title implications.
EYE OF THE TIGER
LSU’s cornerback Eric Reid made the play of the game during Saturday nights ‘Game of the Century.’ This interception by Reid, which could have easily been ruled a catch, helped LSU hold off the #2 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide 9-6.