Wide Receiver
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 218lbs.
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Baton Rouge, La.
High School: IMG Academy
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Experience: 2 Letters


One of the most athletic players perhaps to ever wear an LSU football uniform ... Could have gone to college on football, basketball or soccer scholarship ... Poised for a breakout season in 2018 ... Has outstanding ball skills and tremendous jumping ability ... Speaks fluent German among his many talents ... Has played in 19 games with one start.

Played in all 13 games and earned his first career start against Chattanooga ... Totaled three receptions for 135 yards and a pair of touchdowns for the season ... Caught his first career touchdown of 36 yards against the Mocs ... Also finished with a pair of receptions for 98 yards, including an 87-yard touchdown, against Syracuse.

Played in six games with no starts ... Caught one pass for 19 yards ... Reception came in home-opener against Jacksonville State ... Returned a kickoff for four yards against Jacksonville State ... Other action came against Missouri, Ole Miss, Arkansas, Texas A&M and in the Citrus Bowl vs. Louisville.

Big, strong, vertical threat at the receiver position ... Consensus four-star recruit per Rivals, ESPN, Scout and 247Sports ... Ranked as the No. 19 receiver nationally and the No. 16 player in Louisiana according to Rivals ... Invited to participate in the 2016 Under Armour Game ... Named to the USA Today All-USA High School All-America Team in 2015 as an all-purpose back ... Hauled in 11 receptions for 431 yards and seven touchdowns as a senior at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida ... Averaged 39.2 yards a catch as a senior ... Also returned two kickoffs for touchdowns and scored a rushing TD at IMG ... Averaged 46.3 yards on six kickoff returns with a long of 90 yards ... Prepped for a year at The Dunham School in Baton Rouge before transferring to Fort Union Military Academy (Va.) for his junior season ... Finished his prep career at IMG Academy ... Also standout basketball and soccer player in high school ... Was once ranked as one of the top junior soccer players in the United States ... Coached by Kevin Wright at IMG Academy.

Parents are Stephanie Davis and Lester Earl ... Born Dec. 14, 1996 ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies ... Father, Lester, and uncle, Louis Earl, both played basketball at LSU.

Points scored: 6, Two times (Last: Syracuse, Sep 23, 2017; First: Chattanooga, Sep 9, 2017)
Touchdowns: 1, Two times (Last: Syracuse, Sep 23, 2017; First: Chattanooga, Sep 9, 2017)
Receptions: 2 vs. Syracuse, Sep 23, 2017
Receiving yards: 98 vs. Syracuse, Sep 23, 2017 (2 receptions)
Receiving TDs: 1, Two times (Last: Syracuse, Sep 23, 2017; First: Chattanooga, Sep 9, 2017)
Long reception: 87 vs. Syracuse, Sep 23, 2017

Kick returns: 1 vs. Jacksonville St., Sep 10, 2016
Kick return yards: 4 vs. Jacksonville St., Sep 10, 2016
Long kick return: 4 vs. Jacksonville St., Sep 10, 2017

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