Blake

Ferguson

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#50

Deep Snapper
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 234lbs.
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Buford, Ga.
High School: Buford HS
Major: Marketing
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

2016 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2015 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Enters second year as LSU's starting long snapper ... Continued the Ferguson Family long snapping tradition at LSU last year as he took over the spot for his brother Reid ... Reid Ferguson was a four-year starter at long snapper for the Tigers from 2012-15 and he's now a member of the Buffalo Bills ... Two-time member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Switched from No. 53 to No. 50 last year, the same number his brother Reid wore during his LSU career.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2016)
Handled every long snap for the Tigers in 2016 ... Played in all 12 games ... Was true on every long snap for punts and placekicks during his first season of play ... Saw his first collegiate action at Lambeau Field against Wisconsin.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2015)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2015 ... Earned a spot on the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL
Ranked as the No. 1 long snapper nationally by Scout and 247Sports ... Rated as a two-star prospect by Rivals, ESPN, 247Sports and Scout ... Earned an invitation to play in the Army All-American game ... Helped lead his team to three state titles in his prep career ... Perfect on all snaps in each season ... Recipient of the Chris Rubio Award which is given to the nation's top high school long snapper as a junior and senior ... Coached by Jess Simpson ... Honor roll member.

PERSONAL
Full name is Blake Whitfield Ferguson ... Parents are Tracy and Kevin Ferguson... Born April 21, 1997 ... Older brother, Reid, was a four-year starting snapper at LSU from 2012-15 who is currently the long snapper for the Buffalo Bills ... Majoring in information systems and decision sciences.

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