Ardoin may be this year's late bloomer 

March, 25, 2013
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In recruiting, there's always that guy that emerges that the typical recruiting follower might have known little about.

For LSU, a year ago it was Kevin Spears, the basketball player-turned-wide receiver who signed with the Tigers after a huge senior season at New Orleans Holy Cross High School.

This year? The candidate might be tight end Kendall Ardoin (Ville Platte, La./Ville Platte) who might the late bloomer.

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