Tale of the Tape: LSU LB Harold Perkins Shines in Year 1

It’s rare to see a true freshman play with such poise and tenacity while representing a major brand like LSU, but that is precisely what Harold Perkins did in his first season in Baton Rouge. After getting significant snaps against Mississippi State in the Bayou Bengals’ SEC opener, the youngster put it all together to …

LSU’s Harold Perkins Jr. releases official website with custom merch

LSU freshman linebacker Harold Perkins Jr. tweeted 25 characters on Wednesday morning: “officialharoldperkins.com.” The tweet included a screenshot of the homepage of Perkins’ official website, where he sells custom shirts, hoodies, hats, shorts and pants that utilize his name, image and likeness rights. — Read on http://www.on3.com/nil/news/harold-perkins-lsu-nfl-draft-nil-deals-name-image-likeness-collective-bayou-traditions/

LSU Football: Harold Perkins named a defensive player to watch in 2023

There weren’t many bigger surprises in college football this season than the emergence of linebacker Harold Perkins for LSU. The true freshman was a five-star recruit and a top-five overall prospect, so he was certainly expected to develop into a great player. But with 72 tackles (13 for loss) and 7.5 sacks — the latter …

LSU’s Will Campbell and Harold Perkins Named Freshman All-Americans

First-year LSU standouts Will Campbell and Harold Perkins have been named to the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) Freshman All-America team, the organization announced on Thursday. The play of Campbell and Perkins was instrumental in LSU winning 10 games, reaching the SEC Championship Game and beating Purdue in the Cheez-It Citrus Bowl. — Read …

Defensive Player of Year: Freshman Harold Perkins Jr. proved he’s special talent in his first season

In the wake of his team’s 45-20 loss to LSU on Oct. 22, Ole Miss football coach Lane Kiffin didn’t hold back. Kiffin wasn’t overly critical of his normally high-powered offense, a group that managed a field over the last 45 minutes of the game. Instead, he gave credit to LSU’s defense and in particular, …

For Harold Perkins Jr., LSU’s breakout star, choosing the Tigers was always about coming home

By the time Harold Perkins Jr. was 7, his mother sat him down and taught him how to be his own man. Bertha Walton left New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and resettled her family in Houston. She worked late-night shifts as a certified nursing assistant, meaning she was rarely home when the youngest …

Kirby Smart reveals how Georgia is preparing for LSU defender Harold Perkinsi

Stopping or slowing LSU freshman linebacker Harold Perkins is going to be one of the biggest tasks on hand for Georgia in the SEC Championship Game on Saturday. As head coach Kirby Smart explained it, the recipe for doing so is terribly complex, but it’ll require constant attention. — Read on http://www.on3.com/college/georgia-bulldogs/news/kirby-smart-reveals-how-georgia-is-preparing-for-lsu-defender-harold-perkins/

Georgia’s O-line will have hands full with LSU’s Harold Perkins

Perkins is the team leader and most recognizable force on the line, and here’s what Arkansas coach Sam Pittman had to say after Perkins sacked quarterback K.J. Jefferson four times two weeks ago in Fayetteville. “Perkins is a beast,” Pittman said. “He’s fast. He spies. He got a couple of sacks on us spying the …

Harold Perkins: UAB coach Bryant Vincent raves about freshman

After watching a lot of LSU film over the past week, UAB coach Bryant Vincent has come to the same conclusion as many LSU fans (and national observers): Harold Perkins is one of the best linebackers in the country, and he is probably the best true freshman in the country regardless of position. Last week, …

Linebacker Harold Perkins may be LSU’s best freshman ever

As you read this, Harold Perkins has just sacked another Arkansas quarterback. I know what you’re saying. The game ended Saturday, Rab, for all intents and purposes when Perkins forced a fumble by stripping Cade Fortin. But I strongly suspect the Arkansas quarterbacks Malik Hornsby and Fortin are seeing Perkins in their nightmares, so yes, …

LSU Five Star Linebacker Harold Perkins Has Five Star Performance In Earning Multiple Player Of The Week Awards

Over the last two weeks, LSU freshman Harold Perkins has taken the country by storm with his play in the team’s most recent two wins against Alabama and Arkansas. His performance against Alabama was fantastic, but his recent game against the Razorbacks was special. With the offense struggling, it was the Tigers’ five star signee …

LSU’s Harold Perkins named Bednarik Award Player of the Week

LSU outside linebacker Harold Perkins was named the Badnarik Player of the Week following a standout performance in the 13-10 win over Arkansas in which he recorded 8 total tackles (6 solo) with some 4 sacks. The Bednarik Award is presented yearly to the best defensive player in college football as judged by the Maxwell …

“The Superhero Persona of MJ Dying..”: NBA Fans Left in Fumes as LSU Football Star Makes Bizarre Michael Jordan Admission

One might be considered to be living under a rock if one didn’t know NBA legend Michael Jordan. Yes, he is no longer an active player in the NBA, but what Jordan did to the game of basketball arguably transcended the game itself. Many players from different sports, to this day, take inspiration and study …

Harold Perkins Crushed Arkansas’ Offense, But There’s More to the Story

Arkansas football squandered an excellent defensive performance by putting together another offensive clunker Saturday afternoon. A week after spending most of a loss to Liberty in neutral, the Razorbacks mustered a season-low 249 yards of offense and never really got into gear at all in a 13-10 loss to No. 7 LSU inside a frigid …

HAROLD PERKINS FRESHMAN 🐐: BEHIND THE FLU GAME THAT WAS

By LONN PHILLIPS SULLIVAN @LonnPhillips In one of the most viscerally omnipotent, explosively cosmic, orgasmically unstoppable defensive showcases I've ever seen from an LSU Tiger, specifically concerning the high stakes on the line, his team's desperate need for his influence or the player's tender young age, freshman linebacker Harold Perkins almost single-handedly delivered victory in …

Harold Perkins puts up historic numbers in 13-10 victory against Arkansas

Former five-star linebacker Harold Perkins was one of the most highly touted prospects in the country coming out of high school. The gifted linebacker has done nothing but prove precisely why all season long for the LSU Tigers. Today against the Arkansas Razorbacks, he was feeling under the weather and puked this morning as he …

‘Heisman’ Harold Perkins’ Monstrous “Flu Game” Performance Carries LSU

In fitting fashion, LSU’s star freshman Harold Perkins called game for the Tigers when for the second time in the ball game, the five star signee forced a sack fumble in the backfield as Arkansas was driving to at least tie the game at 13 with 1:27 left to play. Perkins got off to a …

LSU football grades vs Arkansas: What impact did ‘Heisman’ Harold Perkins have?

No. 7 LSU football escaped Arkansas with a 13-10 win Saturday thanks to freshman Harold Perkins' strip-sack in the final minutes that clinched the victory. Arkansas struggled to get anything going on offense until the fourth quarter, when backup quarterback Cade Fortin completed a 29-yard strike and a 40-yard pass to lead the Razorbacks (5-5, …