New LSU offensive coordinator Matt Canada is hoping to keep some high-profile juniors around for one more season.

Canada flew to Baton Rouge Wednesday evening to meet with a few players who are considering making an early jump to the NFL, head coach Ed Orgeron stated during his Thursday morning press conference.

It’s not for certain who exactly Canada met with, but we can assume it involved wide receiver Malachi Dupree, and possibly a few offensive linemen.

Continuity is an underrated strength for any team structure, and if Canada can sway anyone to stay for another year — and a potential national title run — it would be huge for the Tigers’ chances in 2017.

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