LSU Gold
Baton Rouge, La.
High School
Woodlawn HS

(updated 11/18/03)

Enters first full season with the Tigers after joining team last spring as a walk-on … Transferred to LSU from McNeese State, where he was part of last year’s Division I-AA national champion runner-up team.

Football and track and field letterwinner at Woodlawn … Captain of football as a senior, earning All-State and All-District honors … Played in Louisiana High School All-Star game.

Full name is Joseph Raymond Noto … Born April 25, 1982, in Baton Rouge, La. … Parents are Sam and Cathy Noto … Has one brother, Nick … Majoring in finance.

From “Meet the Tigers…”

What is your favorite movie?  Braveheart
What is your favorite book?  Outsiders
What is your favorite TV show? Friends
Describe what your favorite meal would be:  Spaghetti and Meatballs
What it the best song of all time?  Knockin Heads Off by Lil Jon
What CD is in your CD player right now?  A burned CD
Playstation2 or Xbox?  Xbox
NCAA Football 2004 or Madden 2004?  NCAA Football 2004
What is your favorite video game of all time?  NCAA Football
Who is your favorite actor?  Al Pacino
What is your favorite musical group or artist?  No Limit
What is your favorite place to visit?  Florida
What are your hobbies outside of football?  Fishing
Who is a role model for you in football?  Emmitt Smith running back for the Arizona Cardinals
If you could meet any one person, living or dead, who would it be? Jesus
What is your favorite Halloween costume from your childhood?  Superman
Do you have any pets, is so what are they?  I have one dog

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