LSU secondary building right rhythm as season opener draws near

Over the offseason, LSU cornerback Jarrick Bernard-Converse was just training, preparing for a critical season as he makes a transition to the SEC. — Read on 247sports.com/college/lsu/Article/lsu-secondary-finding-right-rhythm-2022-season-gets-closer-192130683/

LSU’s “DBU” reloading through the transfer portal

Patrick Peterson, Tyrann Mathieu, Tre’Davious White, and Jamal Adams all roamed the secondary for LSU. Now they all are excelling in the NFL. Derek Stingley, Jr. is keeping the “DBU” moniker alive by being drafted in the first round by the Houston Texans. — Read on http://www.fox8live.com/2022/08/26/fff-lsus-dbu-reloading-through-transfer-portal/

How Kerry Cooks, Robert Steeples Hope to Build LSU Secondary in 2022

As the Tigers look to recover from their defensive struggles in 2021, this revamped coaching staff has high hopes going into spring. Adding two talented defensive back coaches in Robert Steeples and Kerry Cooks, the two will look to bring back the “DBU” swagger to Death Valley. — Read on How Kerry Cooks, Robert Steeples …

DBU! LSU has the most DB’s voted to NFL’s Top 100 list

With 10 spots left to reveal, there will be no more surprises when it comes to defensive backs and the "DBU" debate entering the 2020 season. LSU landed three former defensive backs on the list, edging out Alabama (2: Minkah Fitzpatrick, Marlin Humphrey) and Washington (2: Budda Baker, Marcus Peters). CONTINUE READING >>>   Source: …

DBU 2020

It goes without hyperbole to say "this 2020 LSU secondary could be legendary": but why the hell wouldn't you include some bizarre adjectives to keep us all on our toes? Should we just call them "a suitable unit containing equal parts experience and youthful exuberance"?  Should we use half-measures (like much of the sporting media) …

Fake News! Gators could challenge for the DBU title and against LSU

At least one opposing coach thinks the Gators could challenge for the DBU title and against LSU. This anonymous coach in the Athlon Sports summer football magazine believes the Gators’ secondary is special in 2020. “The team speed is really good,” the mystery coach said in the magazine. “It’s as good as it ever was …

DBU!  Tre-Davious White named the NFL’s best cornerback in zone coverage

The stats match the tape. White allowed 25 receptions on 43 targets for 325 yards, no touchdowns, five interceptions, and a Positive Play Rate of 48.8. Given his ability to dominate against the league’s best receivers on a week-to-week basis, and his remarkable consistency, White made his claim as the league’s best zone cornerback obvious, …

TOP10 DBs of DBU #1

When you think DBU....there's only one name which comes to mind....The Honeybadger, Tyrann Mathieu...Not only was he the brains of DBU's construction, he'll forever remain the greatest defender to ever wear purple and gold. Hailing from New Orleans, where poverty, parental abandonment and a father in prion for murder nearly derailed Tyrann's future, Mathieu always …

TOP 10 DBs of DBU (#2)

by LONN PHILLIPS SULLIVAN @LonnPhillips Considering the litany of fantastic players who honed their craft at DBU, every single one of the players on this list were top drawer, world class, era-defining young men...so to feature at the top isn't merely the DBU Metric in full flight...our own opinion factors in the final two more …

TOP 10 DBs of DBU (#2)

by LONN PHILLIPS SULLIVAN @LonnPhillips Considering the litany of fantastic players who honed their craft at DBU, every single one of the players on this list were top drawer, world class, era-defining young men...so to feature at the top isn't merely the DBU Metric in full flight...our own opinion factors in the final two more …

TOP 10 DBs of DBU (#4-3)

by LONN PHILLIPS SULLIVAN @LonnPhillips Here we geaux...the part of the list that gets trickier....blood paving our pathway to the finish line of DBU...we're talking razor thin margins, stat by stat and opinion by opinion placement that could be a toss-up...but we're showing two sides of the coin for each of these guys the entire …

Facts! LSU is the modern ‘DBU’ 

Is there truth in Jamal Adams’s and other’s branding of LSU as “DBU”: The Tigers have produced four All-Pro players since 2010 (Patrick Peterson, Tyrann Mathieu, Adams and Tre’Davious White), with a combined seven All-Pro honors between them. Source: Which college football program is the modern ‘U’ for each position - Sports Illustrated

Jeff Okudah throws shade at LSU, calls Buckeyes’ DBs Best in America

It’s no secret there’s been a war of words between college football programs when it comes to which is the best at churning out defensive backs. Every time LSU gets ready to matchup with Florida, the debate heats up again, with both trying to self-proclaim themselves as DBU (Defensive Back University). Source: Jeff Okudah throws …

Shreveport-Filling the Pipeline for D.B.U. 

  Over the last decade, Shreveport has provided three talented defensive backs for LSU, affectionately known as D.B.U. The state’s flagship school has seen 18 of its defensive backs get drafted into the NFL since 2000. Source: Shreveport-Filling the Pipeline for D.B.U. | RSHV News https://showcase.shareasale.com/shareASale_liveWidget_loader.js?dt=02242019080103 shrsl_ShareASale_liveWid_Init(20554, 1565124, 'shrsl_ShareASale_liveWid_product12_populate');

LSU’s passing success may be turning DBU into WRU

DBU is becoming WRU. LSU calls itself DBU because of its track record in producing defensive backs who win major college accolades on their way to becoming high NFL draft choices and outstanding professional players. Source: LSU's passing success may be turning DBU into WRU