LSU Gold
Position
Linebacker
Height
5'11
Weight
224 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
Amite, La.
High School
Oak Forest HS

CAREER
A walk-on who joined the squad for spring practice in March of 2003 … Spent a total of four seasons with the Tigers … Saw action in one game during his career, that coming against Notre Dame in the 2007 Sugar Bowl.

SENIOR SEASON (2006)
Backup linebacker who saw action in one game … Played against Notre Dame in the Sugar Bowl … Recorded a tackle in LSU’s 41-14 win over the Irish.

HIGH SCHOOL
Football and track letterwinner at Oak Forest High School … Played defensive end in football and threw the shot put in track and field … Two-time All-District selection … Track team won a pair of state titles … Coached in football by Jason Brabham.

PERSONAL
Full name is Michael Brandon Ricks … Goes by Mike … Born on November 2, 1983 in Baton Rouge … Parents are Robert and Brenda Ricks … Has one brother, Robert … Majoring in construction management.

Ricks’ Career Defensive Stats

Year

G-GS

UT

AT

TT

TFL

Sacks

Int

2003 Fr.

0-0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2004 So.

0-0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2005 Jr.

0-0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2006 Sr.

1-0

1

0

1

0

0

0

TOTALS

1-0

1

0

1

0

0

0

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