GeauxTigerNation mailbag: Aug. 31 

August, 31, 2012
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GeauxTigerNation recruiting writer David Helman is back with another GeauxTigerNation mailbag, taking questions about the Tigers' recruiting efforts this year.

From @JustinMcCain: How do you see LSU finishing out this 2013 recruiting class? Any surprises? There's usually at least one.

The one thing I can guarantee is that we'll all be surprised by the way this class finishes out -- for better or for worse. We've seen it go both ways before, such as in 2009 when the Tigers landed stud prospect Sam Montgomery all the way from South Carolina on national signing day. Obviously, we all know how successful Montgomery has been since then. And of course, just last year, LSU lost Louisiana's top two prospects, safety Landon Collins and linebacker Torshiro Davis, to out-of-state suitors.

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