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MEKHI GARNER 2022 PROFILE: DBU'S NEXT GREAT SHUT DOWN CB?

Updated: Jun 23, 2022

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by LONN PHILLIPS SULLIVAN

@LonnPhillips


Former Louisiana-Lafayette cornerback Mekhi Garner stands out as one of LSU's more intriguing transfers of 2022, with Head Coach Brian Kelly even describing Mekhi as "an NFL cornerback" during a spring press conference.

Aside from Kelly's comment, there hasn't been considerable national hype whatsoever for Garner's debut LSU season; Regardless....there are rumblings within DBU about his potential as a major standout in 2022.

First off, Mekhi's 3 years and 25 career appearances at supplies experience and poise to a secondary who's most experienced players were Todd Harris and Jay Ward before transfers arrived.