First Fall Scrimmage Notes (Aug. 17)

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First Fall Scrimmage Notes (Aug. 17)

BATON ROUGE — The LSU football team went through its first scrimmage of the 2002 fall camp on Saturday afternoon in Tiger Stadium. Check out notes from the scrimmage on

Please go to for scrimmage stats and the sports information release.


  • Just as he has been in live action throughout the fall, QB Marcus Randall did not participate in the scrimmage as he continues to be held out after a torn ACL in the 2002 Spring Game.
  • Others who did not participate due to injuries were SS Damien James (dislocated shoulder), DB Keron Gordon (left knee sprain), RB Jason Spadoni, FB Kevin Steltz, LB Willie Demps, DL Kenderick Allen (patella tendon), FB Jacob Guidry (ankle). TE Marcus Whitty continued to dress with a red jersey but not not participate.

  • RB Chris Vincent was absent due to a death in the family.

  • DB Jeff Cook (sternum) and DB Vernon Russell (left ankle) were injured in the scrimmage and did not return. X-rays on Russell’s ankle were negative. OL Andrew Whitworth and DE Marcus Spears both hobbled off the field but returned shortly after.