Breaking: LSU star receiver and Biletnikoff Award winner Ja’Marr Chase is opting out of the 2020 college football season to prepare for the NFL Draft, first reported by Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports.

He joins defensive lineman Neil Farrell and defensive back Kary Vincent as the third Tiger to opt-out of the season.

In 2019, Chase¬†led the FBS in receiving yards (1,780) and touchdowns (20). His absence is a crushing blow to LSU’s title defense.

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