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Shepard ready to step up for LSU

WR Russell Shepard flirted with the NFL but has unfinished business in Baton Rouge

Updated: March 6, 2012, 12:38 PM ET
By David Helman | GeauxTigerNation
BATON ROUGE, La. -- The springtime spotlight is nothing new to LSU wide receiver Russell Shepard.

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Derick E. Hingle/US PresswireWR Russell Shepard said he has matured during his time at LSU.
Whether it was his freshman year, when he enrolled early as one of the nation's top recruits, or the following spring when he switched positions from quarterback to wide receiver, Shepard is no stranger to attention at this time of year.


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