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LSU RB Jeremy Hill selected by Cincinnati Bengals at No. 55 overall

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Former Redemptorist High School and LSU running back Jeremy Hill has been drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the second round.

Hill was selected as the No. 55 overall pick of the NFL Draft.

In only two years with the Tigers, Hill rushed for 2,156 yards and 18 touchdowns on 345 carries, averaging 6.3 yards per carry.

As a senior at Redemptorist, the highly recruited Hill, rushed for 2,260 yards and 36 touchdowns.

2013 awards won by Hill: (Source: LSUSports.com)

First Team All-SEC (AP)
Second Team All-SEC (Coaches)
All-Bowl Team (ESPN.com)

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