FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have signed cornerback Mark Myers and waived safety John Battle.
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‘We need people to start studying more’: LSU LB Devin White laments mental lapses
It’s not hard to spot No. 40 on LSU’s football team.
Devin White is in the game on nearly every defensive play, running from sideline to sideline as the Tigers’ new version of Duke Riley or Deion Jones, a fast, athletic, playmaking linebacker.
But he can’t do it all.
“We need people to start studying more,” White said, “and knowing what’s going on.”
LSU's offensive line continues to accomplish firsts.
The Tigers started two true freshmen on the line for the first time in at least 30 years, the school said Saturday. Freshmen Saahdiq Charles, at right tackle, and Ed Ingram, at right guard, started the game in the absence of starting right tackle Toby Weathersby.
RT Toby Weathersby, other LSU players ‘questionable’ for game against Troy
Right tackle Toby Weathersby is questionable for LSU's game on Saturday against Troy, coach Ed Orgeron said Thursday, along with four other Tigers.
Safety John Battle, nose tackle Ed Alexander, defensive end Rashard Lawrence and running back Derrius Guice are all listed as questionable, the coach said. Weathersby's issue is unclear, but reporters did not see him at practice Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday. Redshirt sophomore Adrian Magee practiced in place of Weathersby at right tackle this week.
LSU Practice Report: Kevin Toliver, Corey Thompson in non-contact jerseys
Cornerback Kevin Toliver and linebacker Corey Thompson were both seen in yellow, non-contact jerseys at LSU's practice on Wednesday.
No braces or wrappings could be seen from the sidelines, but it is the first day in which both players have been seen with the designation this week.
LSU safety John Battle returned to LSU practice Tuesday.
Battle, the fourth-year junior, suffered what the LSU radio broadcast announced as a "stinger" in the third quarter of the win at Syracuse. He missed Monday's workout, but participated Tuesday in a gold jersey, signifying limited contact because of injury.
‘They got out’: LSU safety John Battle’s family evacuated from south Florida and is safe
LSU safety John Battle played Saturday’s game against UT-Chattanooga with six digits written on his wrist tape: 305 and 954.
They are the area codes for Miami and Fort Lauderdale.
His Florida homeland is getting pounded by Hurricane Irma, a wrath of wind and rain that began Saturday night as LSU kicked off and isn’t expected to end until Monday.
From Mustang to Cheetah, LSU’s defense revealed its new speedy pass-rushing package with a cool name
Saturday was supposed to be the big reveal of LSU’s new offense.
LSU linebacker KÕLavon Chaisson (4), LSU safety John Battle (26) and LSU linebacker Devin White (40) swarm Brigham Young running back Squally Canada (22) on Saturday.
Instead, the Tigers pulled the shroud off their other unit, exposing a snazzy new defensive package with a cool name.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU safety John Battle has received a fifth year of eligibility.
The Advocate reports Battle received the extra year from the NCAA for his freshman season in 2014. Team spokesman Michael Bonnette confirmed Tuesday that Battle, who was heading into his senior season, is now reclassified as a redshirt junior.