John Emery’s Status For The McNeese State Game Is “Unknown”

Emery Jr. missed a few preseason practices due to an injury and sat out the season opener vs. UCLA because of academic issues. — Read on http://www.tigerdroppings.com/lsu-football/john-emerys-status-for-the-mcneese-state-game-is-unknown-ed-orgeron-says/98198563/

John Emery, others emerge as kick return options for LSU

On Tuesday's edition of Off The Bench with Culotta and T-Bob, head coach Ed Orgeron shared that there are some instances where the Tigers could look to return kicks. Former five-star prospect and sophomore running back John Emery Jr. appears to have an early hold on the kick return duties for LSU. CONTINUE READING >>> …

LSU Football Players Most Likely to Breakout in 2020: No. 8 John Emery, Running Back

Rushing for a total of 39 carries for 188 yards and four touchdowns, John Emery Jr. posted a modest freshman campaign in Baton Rouge, providing us with a small taste of what’s to come. Stepping on campus with sky-high expectations as a five-star running back prospect, many expected Emery Jr. to get a bulk of …

John Emery Jr. beating coaching staff’s expectations so far at LSU

The buzz on National Signing Day when LSU came away with the No. 1 running back in the country on 247Sports was deafening. Destrehan (La.) standout John Emery, Jr. and Baton Rouge Southern Lab running back Tyrion Davis-Price had inked with the Tigers during the early signing period before Emery ended up as the nation's …

LSU RB John Emery drawing “LeSean McCoy” comparisons in Fall Camp

    The LSU offense had a struggle against their own defense during the Tigers’ first scrimmage Aug. 10th. However, that offense might have a hidden gem in running back John Emery. “He’s going to be special. Some of the plays he makes during practice. me and Saahdiq just look at each other. I can’t …

LSU has 2 of SEC’s top 25 impact freshmen in 2019 according to SDS

Shocking, I know, but LSU signed a lengthy 5-star DB with freakish athleticism (and legit 4.3 speed) who is ready to step onto an SEC field today and begin making plays. There’s a very good chance he’ll get the starting job opposite All-SEC candidate Kristian Fulton to give the Tigers one of the more talented …

Highlights: What John Emery brings to LSU

LSU signed the top running back class in the 2019 class with one of the components John Emery Jr. A one-time pledge to Georgia, the 5-foot-11, 205-pounder from Destrehan (La.) signed with the Tigers over many offers including Alabama, Notre Dame, Florida, Texas and others.  

247Sports Director of Recruiting breaks down 5-star John Emery, Jr.

247Sports director of recruiting Barton Simmons broke down 2019 Destrehan (La.) running back and LSU signee John Emery, Jr. after the final Top247 was released by 247Sports on Wednesday. The five-star prospect ranks on 247Sports as the No. 11 overall prospect in the country, No. 1 running back nationally and No. 2 overall prospect in …

LSU signee John Emery Jr. finishes as No. 1 RB in America

LSU signed Louisiana’s top-ranked running back last month when Destrehan’s John Emery inked his scholarship papers with the Tigers, making things official in one of the most heated running back battles in the 2019 cycle. The LSU staff ultimately flipped Emery away from a verbal pledge to the Georgia Bulldogs, with a turning point coming …

His Brother’s Keeper: John Emery’s ode to his family, state and K’Amari

K’Amari is John Emery’s best friend, his ride-or-die, and at times, his shadow. She’s his biggest fan, his closest confidant, and unequivocally, his biggest soft spot. K’Amari Trudeaux is 4 years old, but those closest to her suggest she acts at least 15 -- maybe even 30. She’s a colossal reason why her Uncle John …

John Emery plans to ‘take over the throne’ as LSU’s next historically great running back

The only sign of the greatness inside this house is the black “Destrehan #4” sign poking out of the ground, cocked sideways, creased in the middle. On the front door hangs a Christmas wreath unique to Louisiana, as purple and gold fabric weave in and out of gold and black — college and professional football …

In-state? 5-stars? RB? Why John Emery is Ed Orgeron’s biggest recruiting win for LSU yet

DBU is trying to become RBU. LSU is known as DBU because of its success rate in developing defensive backs for the NFL. It hasn’t had quite the same success with running backs, but until this season it generally has had at least one ball carrier on its roster who was an NFL prospect. Click …

What John Emery’s LSU commitment means: Highest-rated RB pledge since Fournette 

One of Ed Orgeron's biggest victories of the season came Tuesday night, about an hour away from the bright lights of Tiger Stadium. John Emery, one of the top high school running backs in the nation, committed to LSU on Tuesday, according to a post to his Twitter account. "Proud to say I'm staying home. …

Five-star RB John Emery Jr visiting Tennessee

Five-star senior running back John Emery Jr. of Destrehan (La.) High School, a former Georgia commitment, traveled to Knoxville on an unofficial visit for the Vols' home game Saturday afternoon against 11th-ranked Kentucky. Click here to continue reading.