ESPN.com's Greg Ostendorf believes there's an opportunity for LSU senior G/T Vadal Alexander "to go from being a counterpart to being the star," with La'el Collins off to the NFL.
NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter calls LSU senior G/T Vadal Alexander a top-20 draft prospect.
NFL media notes that "few [offensive lineman] have shown more versatility" than LSU senior OG Vadal Alexander over the past few years.
LSU senior OG Vadal Alexander "has shed at least 30 pounds since arriving on campus, giving him a shot to stay at tackle when he arrives in the NFL," writes NFL.com's Chad Reuter.
LSU junior OG Vadal Alexander "simply overwhelms opponents with his size and shows impressive strength to lock out and drive defenders off the ball when he keeps his feet moving."
Mel Kiper of ESPN Insider wrote that LSU junior OG Vadal Alexander is an "overwhelming force in the trenches."
LSU beat writer Randy Rosetta suggests that freshman Vadal Alexander is the favorite to start at RT on Saturday against South Carolina.