Gifted offensive guard who goes into senior season with an opportunity to join the starting lineup ... Came out of spring in a battle with Hoko Fanaika for the starting position at right guard ... Saw field for first time in LSU career in 2013 playing in 13 games with one start ... Prior to 2013, career had been plagued by a series of injuries ... Healthy and in the best shape since joining the Tigers going into 2014 ... Graduated in December of 2013 with a degree in sports administration ... Missed all of 2011 with a foot injury ... Redshirted as a true freshman in 2010 ... Son of Marvin Washington, an 11-year NFL veteran from 1989-99.
JUNIOR SEASON (2013)
Played in 13 games with one start ... Started in win over Furman at right tackle ... Also saw action on special teams as he was a starter on LSU’s protection team for both point-after touchdowns and field goals ... Played a total of 153 offensive snaps, including a career-best 64 against Furman and 58 against Auburn ... Filled in for an injured Trai Turner at right guard in win over Auburn and helped the Tigers to 35 points ... Had seven knockdowns for the year, three coming against both Auburn and Furman ... Also saw action against TCU (5 snaps), UAN (9), Kent State (7), and Arkansas (10).
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2012)
Sat out the 2012 season for academic reasons ... Was able to practice with the team, but unable to participate in games ... Had eligibility re-stored in December and dressed out for the Clemson game in the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2011)
Injured early in the season and did not play a snap.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2010)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2010 ... Graduated from high school early and enrolled at LSU in January of 2010 ... Participated in spring practice with the Tigers that year.
Highly-regarded offensive line prospect from Texas with great size and quick feet ... A former standout basketball player who only played organized football for two seasons ... A member of the Rivals.com Top 250 and a four-star prospect ... Also ranked in the ESPNU 150 and rated the No. 12 offensive tackle in the country ... Named a SuperPrep All-American and rated the No. 12 player in the state of Texas ... Earned an invitation to the 2010 Under-Armour All-American Bowl ... Enjoyed an outstanding senior season in which he helped lead DeSoto High School into the second round of the Texas Class 5A state playoffs ... Received first-team all-state honors as a senior ... Coached by Claude Mathis.
Born Nov. 20, 1991 ... Parents are Marvin and Tammy Washington ... Dad was an 11-year veteran in the NFL playing for the 49ers, Broncos and the Jets ... Dad played defensive end in the NFL, recording 40 career sacks in his 155-game career ... Dad played both football and basketball at Idaho and was a 6th round pick in the 1989 NFL Draft.