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Report: LSU DE Farrell opting back in

Field Level Media

September 14, 2020 at 8:41 pm.

LSU defensive end Neil Farrell is opting back in, The Athletic’s Brody Miller reported Monday.

The 6-foot-4, 319-pound senior originally planned sit out the 2020 season for family reasons and then return for the 2021 campaign.

“My grandmother is getting better each and every day & I thank God for that ….. I miss football ….,” Farrell posted last week on Twitter.

Farrell played in all 15 games for the undefeated national champions as a junior in 2019.

He led all Tigers defensive linemen with 46 tackles, adding seven tackles for loss, three sacks and one forced fumble.