BATON ROUGE, La. — No matter where the LSU football team’s season opener versus BYU is played, Ed Orgeron knows what his depth chart will look like.
With rumors swirling about the relocation or postponement of the Tigers’ game Saturday, Orgeron took the podium and addressed the media Monday afternoon. In his press conference, Orgeron revealed a detailed depth chart, including a couple of hints as to who won some of the Tigers’ fall position battles.
Here, as follows, is Orgeron’s projected LSU depth chart.
LSU football offense depth chart
Quarterback: Danny Etling
Running back: Derrius Guice, Darrel Williams, Nick Brossette, Clyde Edwards-Helaire
Wide receiver: D.J. Chark, Russell Gage, Derrick Dillon
Tight end: Foster Moreau or J.D. Moore
Left tackle: K.J. Malone
Left guard: Garrett Brumfield
Center: Will Clapp, Lloyd Cushenberry
Right guard: Saahdiq Charles or Ed Ingram
Right tackle: Toby Weathersby
LSU football defense depth chart
Defensive end: Christian LaCouture, Frank Herron
Nose tackle: Greg Gilmore, Ed Alexander
Defensive end: Rashard Lawrence
Inside linebacker: Donnie Alexander, Tyler Taylor or Jacob Phillips
Inside linebacker: Devin White, Jonathan Rucker, Patrick Queen
Field linebacker: Corey Thompson or Michael Divinity
Bench linebacker: K’Lavon Chaisson or Andre Anthony or Ray Thornton
Cornerback: Donte Jackson, Jontre Kirklin
Strong safety: John Battle, Todd Harris
Free safety: Ed Paris or Grant Delpit
Cornerback: Kevin Toliver, Greedy Williams
Nickelback: Kary Vincent or Xavier Lewis
LSU football special teams depth chart
Long snapper: Blake Ferguson
Punter: Josh Growden
Place kicker: Jack Gonsoulin
Kickoff specialist: Connor Culp
Kick returner: Clyde Edwards-Helaire
Punt returner: Donte Jackson or Derrick Dillon
Check back to SEC Country throughout the week for more updates about the LSU football team’s depth, and also where the Tigers’ season opener may or may not be located Saturday. Follow @nicksuss and @bigahickey on Twitter for live updates from our Baton Rouge based beat writers.
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