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Grant Delpit (born September 20, 1998) is an American football safety for the LSU Tigers.

Grant Delpit
LSU Tigers – No. 7
PositionSafety
ClassJunior
MajorSport Administration
Career history
College
  • LSU (2017–present)
Bowl games
High schoolLamar (Houston, Texas)
Personal information
Born: (1998-09-20) September 20, 1998 (age 21)
New Orleans, LA
Height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight203 lb (92 kg)
Career highlights and awards

Early yearsEdit

Delpit attended Lamar High School in Houston, Texas before transferring to IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida for his senior year.[1] As a senior he had 47 tackles and five interceptions. He committed to Louisiana State University (LSU) to play college football.[2]

College careerEdit

As a true freshman at LSU in 2017, Delpit played in all 13 games with 10 starts, recording 60 tackles and one interception.[3] He returned to LSU as a starter in 2018.[4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Coleman, Adam (May 28, 2016). "Lamar's Grant Delpit transferring to IMG Academy". Archived from the original on September 25, 2016. Retrieved October 27, 2018.
  2. ^ Smith, James. "LSU lands commitment from 4-star safety Grant Delpit". Archived from the original on October 17, 2016. Retrieved October 27, 2018.
  3. ^ Mickles, Sheldon. "Drawing comparisons to Jamal Adams, LSU safety Grant Delpit aims to build on freshman season". The Advocate. Retrieved October 27, 2018.
  4. ^ Kubena, Brooks. "Meet Grant Delpit: LSU's next great safety, a Louisiana kid playing with reckless abandon". The Advocate. Retrieved October 27, 2018.
  5. ^ Guilbeau, Glenn. "LSU safety Grant 'Baby Jamal' Delpit following in the footsteps of ex-Tiger Jamal Adams". Daily Advertiser. Retrieved October 27, 2018.

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