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Dickson versatile playing tight end

Richard Dickson

Tight ends have not played a significant role in LSU's passing game in recent years but all of that may change now that Les Miles has taken over the Tigers. <br><br> Miles was a big proponent of using the tight end while at Oklahoma State and he has vowed to do the same at LSU.

To do that he needs someone who can stretch defenses but can also seal off the edges in the running game. One player who can do both and has an offer from the Tigers is Richard Dickson of Ocean Springs (Miss.). Dickson, a 6-4, 240-pounder with 4.7-speed, started both ways last season and earned All-State on both sides of the ball. On offense, he caught 35 passes for over 500 yards and eight...

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