BATON ROUGE, La. -- There's a perception in Louisiana that as long as LSU puts a recruiting fence around the state, so to speak, the Tigers will have a top 10-15 team annually.
There is truth to this notion, but also some exaggeration.
In most years, there are positions where LSU might feel compelled to leave the state to fill the need.
So that makes the 2014 class that much more remarkable.
Save quarterback, one can find major prospects in Louisiana at every position. This is a year when LSU can sign a great class without leaving the state. Here's how: