Paul KasabianFeatured Columnist IIDecember 22, 2022
ATLANTA, GEORGIA - DECEMBER 03: Jayden Daniels #5 of the LSU Tigers warms up prior to the SEC Championship game against the Georgia Bulldogs at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on December 03, 2022 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

Daniels said Friday that he will return to school in the fall of 2023.

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Daniels began his collegiate career at Arizona State before moving to LSU. He completed 68.5% of his passes for 16 touchdown and 2,776 yards.

Daniels was a part of the LSU team that reached the SEC Championship game. In the final College Football Playoff poll, the Tigers were ranked 17th.

He is poised to be a starter for all five of his collegiate seasons because of his extra year of eligibility.

On January 2nd, the Citrus Bowl will have a game against the Boilermakers. There is an hour and a half later.

The LSU football team will return some big names in 2023, including linebacker Harold Perkins Jr. The entire offensive line of LSU will be coming back.

Brian Kelly has accelerated the rebuild of the LSU program after it went 6-7 a year ago.

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LSU will be a strong contender for the College Football Playoff title if all the key parts are back in place. Before losing to Texas A&M, the Tigers had a chance to get there.

Next year's ledger won't be easy, especially a road game at Alabama, but LSU has the pieces to make the college football playoffs.