11/8/11: 2010 U.S. Army All-American and star LSU safety Eric Reid is this week's College Player of the Week. In a tight defensive battle with No.2 Alabama, No.1 LSU's defense led by Reid was able to shut down the powerful Alabama run game. In what is being called the "play of the year in the "Game of the Century"" by USA Today, Reid made a pivotal interception on an end-zone bound pass intend for Alabama tight end Michael Williams in the fourth quarter. LSU went on to win 9-6. He finished the game with six tackles, one for a loss, a forced fumble and the interception which changed the "Tide" of the game. His performance saw him named SEC Defensive Player of the Week.
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