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

2018 Chair of SEC Football Leadership Council
2017 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2016 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2015 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Enters third year as LSU’s starting long snapper in 2018 … Has played in 25 games during his career with the Tigers … Three-time member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll … Currently serves as the Chair of the SEC Football Leadership Council … 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 … Switched from No. 53 to No. 50 last year, the same number his brother Reid wore during his LSU career … On pace to graduate in three years and will pursue a Master’s degree in Business Administration at LSU upon receiving his undergraduate degree.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2017)
Played in all 13 games for the Tigers … Served as LSU’s long snapper on every field goal and point-after touchdown attempt as well as every punt … Forced a fumble on a punt return against Notre Dame in the Citrus Bowl … Had a tackle vs. Alabama.

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 marketing.

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