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Reports: LSU def. coordinator John Chavis heads to Texas A&M

John Chavis (Source: Jacques Doucet/WAFB) John Chavis (Source: Jacques Doucet/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Multiple news agencies are reporting sources have confirmed LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis is taking that same position with the Texas A&M Aggies.


Chavis did not fly back from Nashville with the LSU team on Wednesday. LSU's flight was scheduled to leave at 11 a.m. 

According to a source, LSU and head coach Les Miles made their "final pitch" to keep Chavis with the Tigers, but it seems as though it was too late. 

Chavis will replace Mark Snyder, who was fired after the regular season.

The Tigers must now begin their search for a new defensive coordinator.

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