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Grant Delpit
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Grant
Delpit
Pos.:S
Ht./Wt.:6-3/203
Year:Jr.
Exp.:2L
Hometown:Houston, TX
High School:IMG Academy

Summary

One of the top defenders in college football in 2018 and is expected to be even better as a junior in 2019 … One of just nine players in LSU history to earn unanimous All-America honors … Finalist for the Nagurski Award as the top defender in college football in 2018 … Claimed the 2018 Jack Tatum Award from the Columbus Ohio Touchdown Club as the top defensive back in college football … Tremendous all around safety that can make plays all over the field … Routinely fills that stat sheet with tackles, sacks, pass breakups and interceptions … One of the most versatile players to come through LSU on the defensive side of the ball … Lines up in a number of locations on defense and can be used in a variety of ways … Great in coverage, stopping the run and pressuring the quarterback … Extremely intelligent defender that has a knack for knowing where the ball is going … Has drawn comparisons to former LSU All-America Jamal Adams … Has played in 26 games, starting 23 times … Goes into junior season with 134 career tackles, 13.0 tackles for loss, 5.0 sacks, 17 pass breakups and six interceptions.