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Barksdale looking forward to LSU trip

Joseph Barksdale

There will be a bumper crop of defensive linemen visiting LSU this weekend but none will tarvel farther than 4-star defensive tackle Joseph Barksdale.

Barksdale, a 6-5, 315-pounder from Detroit (Mich.) Cass Tech, is rated the No. 11 player in the country at his position. He was supposed to make it down during the season but that trip had to be canceled because his mother could not accompany him. Now, both have their schedules clear and are looking forward to their trip down South. "We know about LSU's reputation on the field but now... Recommended Stories