Countdown to camp: Stud-ly offense? 

July, 25, 2012
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GeauxTigerNation writers David Helman and Gary Laney break down the competitions, issues and talking points of LSU's August camp. Players report to campus Aug. 1 and we'll have a preview segment every weekday in July leading up to the day the players report:

It was just under a year ago, just at the start of August camp, that the bombshell dropped.

Steve Kragthorpe, LSU's new offensive coordinator, had been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, forcing him to relinquish his coordinator duties (while staying quarterbacks coach) to offensive line coach Greg Studrawa. It was part of a tumultuous August for the Tigers, who later lost quarterback Jordan Jefferson to a suspension after he was arrested following a bar fight.

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