Position
Cornerback
Height
6'0
Weight
180 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
Breaux Bridge, La.
High School
Breaux Bridge HS

CAREER
LSU’s starter at cornerback in both 2006 and 2007 … Played in a total of 41 games, starting 30 times … Started the final 27 games of his career … Capped career with the Tigers with 91 tackles, nine interceptions and 25 PBUs … Of his nine career interceptions, three were returned for touchdowns … Considered a tremendous cover corner during his LSU career … Graduated in December of 2007 with a degree in general studies.

SENIOR SEASON (2007)
Starter at all 14 games at left cornerback for the Tigers … Racked up 45 total tackles, including 32 solo stops during LSU’s national championship season … Intercepted a total of three passes and added another nine pass breakups as a senior … Had four solo tackles and a pair of PBUs in win over Ohio State in national title game … Returned an interception 18 yards with just over nine left against Tennessee in the SEC Championship Game that gave the Tigers the lead for good at 21-14 … Added six tackles and a PBU against the Vols … Made a career-high seven stops in the win over South Carolina … Had four stops and an interception against Mississippi State … Other interception came against La. Tech where he was also responsible for a fumble recovery.

JUNIOR SEASON (2006)
Played and started in all 13 games at left cornerback … Finished the season tied for second in the SEC with 16 passes defended … Broke up 12 passes and picked off another four … Returned two of those picks for touchdowns … Intercepted a career-high two passes in the season-opener against Louisiana-Lafayette … Was the first LSU player since LaRon Landry in 2004 to record two picks in one game … Returned one 20 yards for a score and the other for 13 yards … Picked off his third pass the following week against Arizona, returning it 41 yards for a touchdown … Capped the season with a pick, two PBU and a pair of tackles against Notre Dame in the Allstate Sugar Bowl … Had 27 tackles on the year, a total that included 17 solo stops … Registered a career-high five stops against both Mississippi State and Fresno State … Credited with four pass breakups against Kentucky and two vs. both Tennessee and Arkansas.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2005)
Versatile defender who emerged as one of LSU’s top defensive backs … Played in 11 games with three starts … Had 17 tackles and four pass breakups … Intercepted the first pass of his career in win over Ole Miss … Had four tackles in win over Auburn … Added three tackles in back-to-back games against Mississippi State and Vanderbilt.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2004)
Backup defensive back that played in three games … Saw action against Arkansas State, Georgia and Florida … Had two tackles, both coming against Arkansas State.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2003)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2003.

HIGH SCHOOL
One of the top cornerbacks in the South and one of the most underrated players in the state … Ranked as the nation’s No. 36 cornerback by Rivals.com … Member of the Baton Rouge Advocate honorable mention and the Shreveport Times’ Top 20 … Had two interceptions and broke up 10 passes in nine games … Helped lead Breaux Bridge to a 4A quarterfinal appearance … Coached by Mike Mowad.

PERSONAL
Born on Aug. 2, 1984 in Lafayette, La. … Mom is Pamela Zenon … Majoring in interdisciplinary studies with an emphasis in communication studies and sports studies … Has his own horse and spends his spare time horseback riding.

CAREER HIGHS   
Total tackles: 7 vs. South Carolina, 2007
Tackles for loss: 0.5, twice
Sacks: 0
Interceptions: 2 vs. ULL, 2006

ZENON’S CAREER DEFENSIVE STATS

Year

G-GS
UT
AT
TT
TFL
Sacks
INT

PBU

QBH

FR

FF

2004

3-0
0
2
2
0
0

0

0

0

0

0

2005

11-4
10
7
17
0
0

2-47

4

0

0

0

2006

13-13
17
10
27
0.5-0
0

4-81

12

0

0

0

2007

14-14

32

13

45

1.5-2

0

3-42

9

0

1-0

1

Totals

27-17
27
19
46
0.5-0
0

9-170

25

0

1-0

1

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