The Louisiana State Tigers haven't even had 72 hours to celebrate their 2019-2020 National Championship before the underclassmen began declaring for the 2020 NFL Draft.
Star running back Clyde Edwards-Haire, standout wide receiver Justin Jefferson and All-America safety Grant Delpit are among several players who will forego the remainder of their eligibility to turn pro.
"We just had a ideal year", Jefferson said, according to Yahoo Sports' Pete Thamel. The Tigers also lose eleven seniors including Joe Burrow, Rashard Lawrence, and Kristian Fulton.
Edwards-Helaire rushed for 1,414 yards and 16 touchdowns this season to go with 453 yards and one TD receiving. He is projected as a potential second-round pick.
Delpit was a first-team All-American in 2018 whose production also picked up in the closing weeks of the season. Charles (6-4, 295) was limited to eight games due to what LSU coach Ed Orgeron termed "coach's decisions". Charles made the announcement via social media Wednesday.
In the speech, he talked about receiving support from the USA to create change in the country from a grassroots level. He was freed from house arrest in November but a ban on him engaging in political activity was kept in place.
The ATP on Sunday pledged $500,000 to the WWF Australian Wildlife and Nature Recovery Fund as part of the bushfire relief efforts. The 20-time grand-slam victor took on Kyrgios as the centrepiece of Wednesday night's event and prevailed 7-6 (8-6).
The junior said after Monday's national championship game that he was torn on his choice, but he has chose to move on. He is considered a consensus first-rounder and is expected to be taken late on the first night of the draft.
We're about a month out from the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker , and the dust is finally settling. Coruscant is occupied by the First Order, and the Jedi Temple there becomes a major plot-point in the script.
The pre-fight press conference for UFC 246: McGregor vs Cerrone just concluded with a staredown at the Palms casino in Las Vegas . Mayweather is officially retired and has not fought professionally since beating McGregor, making any rematch unlikely.
Fundamentally, without the support of these individuals, we would never achieved our objective of lifting a major trophy. India captain Virat Kohli won spirit of the cricket award for his gesture during the World Cup match against Australia .
No matter what happened, to a man on both sides, the teams kept plowing forward which made for a very dramatic and tense game. Steen tied it with 6:21 left on a backhand after Robert Thomas' pass found him all alone in front of the Flyers' net.
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Akon crée sa propre ville au Sénégal
Son histoire personnelle l'a donc rattaché profondément au continent africain pour lequel il n'hésite d'ailleurs pas à s'engager. Un porte-parole du ministère du Tourisme a parlé quant à lui de projet de village de tourisme durable .
LeBron James leads Lakers past Cavs
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Stocks Edge Higher After Trade Deal Signed
Treasurys gained, lowering the yield on the 10-year note by 2.6 basis points to 1.792 percent. Brent crude oil, the worldwide standard, dropped 49 cents to close at $64 a barrel.
Springboks nominated for Laureus Team of the Year
The World Cup-winning Springboks have been nominated in the Team of the Year category at this year's Laureus World Sports Awards. Tennis has come away with at least one win in 17 of the 20 awards shows.