These are the glory years for LSU when it comes to the NFL draft--and, in general, too, with two of the school's three national titles in the last 10 seasons. The NFL's interest in LSU players goes to a whole new level, though.
Five LSU players have been top-5 NFL draft picks in the last six years: Patrick Peterson, Tyson Jackson, Glenn Dorsey, JaMarcus Russell, and LaRon Landry.
That's happened just five other times total in LSU history : Bert Jones (1973), Jerry Stovall (1963), Billy Cannon and Jerry Robinson (1960), and Steve Van Buren (1944). (Y.A. Tittle was a top-5 pick in 1951, but he'd already been playing pro football since 1948 in the old AAFC.)
Plus, at least five LSU players have been selected in the seven-round draft each year since 2006. There's no comparable such streak in school history.
Today's question: How many players will be chosen