But at the time Byrd signed with the Tigers, no one could have imagined the season he would have in his first year at LSU.
The junior wideout from Miami has been a human highlight reel for the Tigers this season. Everyone will remember Byrd for his last-second touchdown grab over Auburn, which clinched a 30-24 win for LSU. But Byrd also had memorable catches against Florida and Alabama.
Byrd said he is excited about the possibility of adding more big plays on college football's biggest stage, the BCS National Championship Game.
Watch our exclusive interview with Byrd. You'll only see it on Tiger Rag TV...
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