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LSU RB Ridley entering NFL Draft

By Colin McElroy – bio|email

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – LSU Tigers leading rusher Stevan Ridley is going pro.  The junior from Natchez, Mississippi announced that he will forego his senior year and declare for the NFL Draft on his Facebook page.

Ridley led the Tigers with 1,147 rushing yards and 15 touchdowns.  Draft experts are projecting Ridley as a fourth or fifth round pick.

The deadline for underclassmen to declare for the NFL Draft is January 15th.

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