LSU safety Grant Delpit named unanimous All-American

LSU safety Grant Delpit named unanimous All-American
LSU safety Grant Delpit intercepted two passes by Mississippi St. quarterback Nick Fitzgerald when the teams met on Oct. 20, 2018. (Source: Josh Auzenne)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU safety Grant Delpit is just the ninth player in program history to be a unanimous All-American.

To be a unanimous All-American, a player must be chosen first team by the five major organizations: the Walter Camp Foundation, The Associated Press, the Football Writers Association of America, American Football Coaches' Association, and The Sporting News.

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Delpit, a sophomore, had five interceptions this season. That was good enough to lead the SEC and ranks him No. 2 in the nation.

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He also led the Tigers in tackles for loss. He finished the regular season with 9.5 TFLs and 5 sacks. He also forced a fumble and recovered one.

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