LSU's Neal and Alexander receive SEC honors

LSU's Neal and Alexander receive SEC honors

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU's Lewis Neal and Vadal Alexander have been named SEC players of the week after the Tigers' 35-28 victory over the Florida Gators.

Neal was named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week
The defensive end had 10 tackles, 3.5 tackles for a loss and 3 sacks against Florida.

His three sacks rank as the second-most in a game in LSU history. Neal is now second in the league in sacks and seventh in tackles for a loss.

Alexander was named SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week
Alexander posted 13 knockdowns while not allowing any sacks or pressures against the Gators.

LSU's offensive line gave up no sacks to a Florida defense that entered the game leading the SEC in sacks.

The Tigers finished with 221 rushing yards against the league's second-stingiest rush defense entering the game at 99.2 yards per contest.