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LSU head coach Ed Orgeron inspires players as they work in drills on the first day of Football Spring Training Sunday at the LSU football practice complex.

LSU is six practices into spring. We probably haven't seen enough in practice to create a real depth chart, but let's give it a crack anyway.

Please note that this depth chart is based off interviews with coach Ed Orgeron, players and limited practice observations. This depth chart is NOT a projection of the team's depth chart for the season opener against Miami - it is a projection of a CURRENT depth chart if the Tigers were playing a game this weekend.

This one has plenty of footnotes, as several players are currently injured and/or not participating in spring. This depth chart is assuming these injured players ARE available.

This depth chart assumes that all of the players currently running with the starters will maintain their starting positions (though we know that's not likely to happen).

We purposely listed every single current scholarship player on this depth chart — all ~64 of them (excluding specialists). The true freshmen arriving over summer are listed under each position. 



  • Myles Brennan, So.
  • Justin McMillan, RJr.
  • Lowell Narcisse, RFr.

LSU quarterback Myles Brennan (15) hands the ball off to LSU running back Nick Brossette (4) at spring practice earlier this month.

Running back

  • Nick Brossette, Sr. -OR-
  • Clyde Edwards-Helaire, So.
  • Lanard Fournette, Sr.*
  • David Ducre, Sr.
  • Tae Provens, Fr.

Summer arrival: Chris Curry

*Did not participate in last scrimmage because of injury

Tight end

  • Foster Moreau, senior
  • Thaddeus Moss, RSo.
  • Jamal Pettigrew, RS sophomore
  • Jacory Washington, Sr.
  • Aaron Moffitt, RSo.
  • Zach Sheffer, Fr.


  • Tory Carter, So.
  • Thaddeus Moss, RSo.
  • David Ducre, Sr.

Left tackle

  • Saahdiq Charles, So.*
  • Jakori Savage, RSo. -OR-
  • Badara Traore, Jr.

Summer arrival: Cameron Wire

*No contact this spring while recovering from shoulder surgery

Left guard

  • Garrett Brumfield, Sr.
  • Damien Lewis, Jr.

LSU center Cole Smith (67) runs through a drill with LSU offensive lineman Turner Simmers (69) at spring practice on March 20.


  • Lloyd Cushenberry, RSo.
  • Cole Smith, Fr.

Right guard

  • Ed Ingram, So.
  • Damien Lewis, Jr.
  • Donavaughn Campbell, RSo.

Right tackle

  • Austin Deculus, So.
  • Badara Traore, Jr. -OR-
  • Adrian Magee, RJr.


  • Stephen Sullivan, Jr.
  • Drake Davis, Jr.
  • Terrace Marshall, Fr.


  • Justin Jefferson, So.
  • Derrick Dillon, RJr.


  • Jonathan Giles, RJr.*
  • Racey McMath, So.
  • Dee Anderson, Jr.

Summer arrivals: JaMarr Chase, Kenan Jones, Jaray Jenkins

*Did not participate in last scrimmage because of injury

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LSU defensive end Breiden Fehoko (91) runs a drill during spring practice March 20.


  • Breiden Fehoko, RJr.*
  • Neil Farrell, So.
  • Davin Cotton, Fr.**

Summer arrival: Nelson Jenkins

*Did not participate in last scrimmage because of injury
**Missed first two weeks of spring while recovering from fall knee surgery

Nose guard

  • Ed Alexander, Jr.*
  • Tyler Shelvin, RFr.

Summer arrival: Chasen Hines and Dominic Livingston

*Alexander is currently not practice because of undisclosed injury


  • Rashard Lawrence, Jr.
  • Glen Logan, RSo.
  • Justin Thomas, So.

Summer arrival: Dare Rosenthal


  • K'Lavon Chaisson, So.
  • Travez Moore, Jr.
  • Andre Anthony, RSo.

Summer arrival: Jarell Cherry and Dantrieze Scott


  • Michael Divinity, Jr. OR
  • Ray Thornton, RSo.


  • Devin White, Jr.
  • Patrick Queen, So.

Summer arrival: Damone Clark


  • Jacob Phillips, So. OR
  • Tyler Taylor, So.
  • Micah Baskerville, Fr.

LSU tight end Zach Sheffer (34) carries the ball between LSU linebacker Jared Small and LSU linebacker Jacob Phillips (6) at practice MArch 20.


  • Greedy Williams, RSo.
  • Mannie Netherly, So.


  • Jontre Kirklin, So.
  • Kary Vincent, So.

Summer arrival: Kelvin Joseph


  • Kary Vincent, So. OR
  • Todd Harris, So.
  • Kristian Fulton, RSo.*

Summer arrival: Kelvin Joseph

*not eligible for 2018


  • John Battle, Sr.
  • Eric Monroe, RSo.
  • Todd Harris, So.


  • Grant Delpit, Fr.
  • JaCoby Stevens, So.
  • Ed Paris, Sr.*
  • Cam Lewis, RSo.
*Missed first two weeks of spring recovering from fall knee surgery

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