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Russell Shepard To Workout for the Texans

#HoustonBound it’s been amazing Seattle … Excited about my Texans workout Saturday — Russell Shepard Jr.. (@LSUShep10) April 11, 2013 Russell Shepard from LSU, according to his twitter account, is scheduled to workout for the Houston Texans on Saturday. Shepard is a 6-1 195 lbs. wide receiver who played three positions for the Tigers, quarterback, running back and wide receiver...
Via State of the Texans
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Russell Shepard asked at LSU Pro Day if he ‘Could run with a snake in his pants?’

LSU's Russell Shepard ran an impressive 40-yard dash at the Tigers' Pro Day, but apparently his "snake" was even more impressive than that.
Via Gamedayr
March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Russell Shepard is writing a book, and can’t spell

As he prepares himself for the NFL draft on the heels of a 2012 campaign that saw him carry the ball 20 times for 161 yards and one touchdown and catch just six passes for 92 yards and no touchdowns, former LSU wide receiver Russell Shepard is apparently also writing a book. Or, per his twitter account, “wrighting” a book.   Ever the wordsmith, Shepard quickly realized his mistake...
Via The Victory Formation
February 12, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Shepard ready for the competition

Receiver Russell Shepard talks about the heavy competition in spring practice, the excitement of returning for his final year and how new receivers coach Adam Henry is getting the Tigers ready for the next level.
March 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Headlinin’: Russell Shepard has a change of heart

Making the morning rounds. • . Two days after inexplicably throwing his name into the draft, LSU receiver Russell Shepard posted on his Twitter page Friday night that he now plans to return for his senior season after "a great talk" with his family and coach Les Miles. Shepard was apparently upset about his diminished role in LSU's run-based offense — he only...
Via Dr. Saturday
January 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Russell Shepard to return to LSU after all

In the end, it was much ado about nothing. On Wednesday, LSU wide receiver Russell Shepard posted a tweet to his Twitter account that heavily intimated he was either headed for the NFL or transferring away from the Tigers: “Thanks for your support Tiger Nation…but I have to do what’s best for my family and…
Via College Football Talk
January 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Russell Shepard Blames His Lack of Stats on LSU Offense

Junior wide receiver Russell Shepard surprised many people by announcing he was going to enter the NFL draft. Why is it surprising? Because although he’s considered a good playmaker, he only had 14 catches for 190 yards and four touchdowns this season. Got that? 14 catches. LSU played 14 games. We’re talking about one catch per game (though Sheppard was suspended the first three...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Russell Shepard indirectly blames LSU’s quarterbacks for his lack of production

Russell Shepard has decided to leave LSU and he's getting a little flack for it. Shepard, a junior, tweeted Wednesday that he had a "had decision to make" and then tweeted, "Thanks for your support Tiger Nation...but I have to do what's best for my family and myself...Geaux Tigers." Shepard didn't explicitly say whether he was going pro or transferring...
Via Dr. Saturday
January 12, 2012  |  Discuss

LSU WR calls out Oklahoma State

LSU receiver Russell Shepard responded to Mike Gundy saying Oklahoma State deserves a BCS Championship shot by tweeting that the Tigers would "smash" the Cowboys.

Via Tweets Center
December 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Verne Lundquist Accidentally Calls Interception On LSU Completion (Video)

During last night's "Game of the Century" between #1 LSU and #2 Alabama, CBS announcer Verne Lundquist had an unfortunate announcing blunder when he mistakenly called an LSU completion to Russell Shepard, an interception: (Courtesy of Instant Replay)
Via Outside the Boxscore
November 06, 2011  |  Discuss
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