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Mettenberger's time to shine

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When Les Miles hired Cam Cameron to run the LSU offense one of the new coordinators biggest projects was quarterback Zach Mettenberger.  With all the work since spring, the last part of fall camp has been focused on getting ready to open against a TCU team with a solid defense.

Mettenberger and his teammates say he has improved many of the skills which had the Tigers so excited when they landed him after his time at Georgia.  When the curtain goes up for real on a national stage Saturday night, with a defense that lost most of its starters to the NFL, it will be Mettenberger's time to shine.

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