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Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU head coach Les Miles brings his team onto the field for the first half Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Tiger Stadium.

It's that time of year again. Before LSU football season kicks off on Monday afternoon, check out Advocate sports writer Ross Dellenger's projected depth chart. See who is up for the top position and how the team stacks up.

Offense

Wide receiver

83 Travin Dural 6-2 203 Sr.

82 D.J. Chark 6-3 186 Jr.

Left tackle

66 Toby Weathersby 6-5 292 So.

63 K.J Malone 6-4 298 Jr.

Left guard

75 Maea Teuhema 6-5 327 So.

64 Will Clapp 6-5 303 So.

Center

77 Ethan Pocic 6-7 309 Sr.

72 Andy Dodd 6-4 319 Jr.

Right guard

64 Will Clapp 6-5 303 So.

78 Garrett Brumfield 6-3 294 So.

Right tackle

63 K.J Malone 6-4 298 Jr.

70 George Brown Jr. 6-7 283 Fr.

Tight end

81 Colin Jeter 6-7 244 Sr.

84 Foster Moreau 6-5 261 So.

Wide receiver

15 Malachi Dupre 6-3 190 Jr.

3 Tyron Johnson 6-1 189 So.

Quarterback

6 Brandon Harris 6-3 206 Jr.

16 Danny Etling 6-3 226 Jr.

Running back

7 Leonard Fournette 6-1 230 Jr.

5 Derrius Guice 5-11 222 So.

Fullback

44 John David Moore 6-4 235 Jr.

47 Bry’Kiethon Mouton 6-1 255 So.

Defense

Defensive end

92 Lewis Neal 6-2 264 Sr.

94 Isaiah Washington 6-4 241 So.

Defensive tackle

57 Davon Godchaux 6-4 293 Jr.

97 Frank Herron 6-4 289 Jr.

Defensive tackle

91 Christian LaCouture 6-5 307 Sr.

99 Greg Gilmore 6-4 313 Jr.

Defensive end

49 Arden Key 6-6 231 So.

46 Tashawn Bower 6-5 240 Sr.

outside linebacker

40 Duke Riley 6-0 227 Sr.

45 Michael Divinity 6-3 224 Fr.

Middle linebacker

52 Kendell Beckwith 6-2 252 Sr.

45 Michael Divinity 6-3 224 Fr.

outside linebacker

48 Donnie Alexander 6-1 215 Jr.

— Rahssan Thornton 6-2 211 Fr.

Cornerback

18Tre’Davious White 5-11 191 Sr.

1 Donte Jackson 5-11 167 So.

Free Safety

9 Rickey Jefferson 6-0 206 Sr.

26 John Battle 6-1 194 Jr.

Strong Safety

33 Jamal Adams 6-1 211 Jr.

26 John Battle 6-1 194 Jr.

Cornerback

2 Kevin Toliver II 6-2 196 So.

21 Ed Paris 6-1 210 Jr.

Specialists

Kicker

14 Trent Domingue 6-2 170 Sr.

Punter

38 Josh Growden 6-2 197 Fr.