Recruiting roundtable: Catch a top WR? 

October, 24, 2012
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BATON ROUGE, La. -- Three questions to ponder for LSU recruiting with LSU in a bye week. Our Gary Laney and David Helman give you their answers:

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Sam Khan Jr./ESPN.comRicky Seals-Jones, the top prospect in Texas, has narrowed down his finalists to Texas A&M and LSU.
1. Ricky Seals-Jones took in the LSU-Texas A&M game and he'll be at the Alabama-LSU game. With the exposure he's giving the Tigers' program in this stretch, what should LSU sell him on?

Gary Laney: That LSU needs him. In the Texas A&M game, he had a chance to see firsthand the receivers' struggles in getting open. If I'm LSU, I'm selling him on the notion that he could be the one who makes the wheels start spinning in the passing game. He'll draw the double teams, which creates openings for everybody else. He won't have to wait around to take a primary role in the passing game.

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