Commentary

LSU has had some top recruits go bust

Ryan Perrilloux, Xavier Carter are two players who never panned out for LSU Tigers

Updated: January 25, 2012, 12:28 PM ET
By David Helman | GeauxTigerNation
BATON ROUGE, La. -- One week from today recruits across the country will sign national letters of intent, beginning what they hope will be a college career that will culminate with their selection in the first round of the NFL Draft.

It's an amazing time for a recruit. They are courted and wooed by some of the nation's top coaches. Championships and All-American honors are promised. Stardom is just seven months away.

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