POSTED: Saturday, December 25, 2010 - 3:24pm
UPDATED: Sunday, December 26, 2010 - 7:22pm
BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) - December 25, 2010 - Patrick Peterson... The louisiana sports writers assocition's unanimous pick of defensive player of the year on the first team defense..
Not a surprise.. His twenty-ten campaign an impressive one...
He's already been named the nation's top defensive back, accepting the Jim Thorpe award..
And the bednarik award which goes to the nation's top defender.
In the SEC he took both defensive and special teams player of the year for his role in a defense that ranked among college football's elite.
Also taking a huge honor, Coach Les Miles, he's been named Louisiana's coach of the year.
With his fourth ten -win season, the mad hatter takes his tigers to a bowl game for the sixth straight time.
The purple and gold go to the Cotton Bowl January the 7th, they take on the Aggies of Texas A&M.