#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...
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.
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...
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.
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...
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...
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...
BCS BIG MOUTH
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.
Russell Shepard throws down.
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I'm calling out every player for UGA. We going to smash y'all…. #Perfection is what we play for 13-0.
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)