LSU junior running back Stevan Ridley has been cleared to play in the Cotton Bowl, on Friday night, against Texas A&M. The Associated Press has the story, below.

Stevan Ridley #34 of the Louisiana State University Tigers against the Ole Miss Rebels at Tiger Stadium on November 20, 2010 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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LSU coach Les Miles says running back Stevan Ridley has been cleared to play against Texas A&M in the AT&T Cotton Bowl.

Ridley led the Tigers in rushing with 1,042 yards and 14 touchdowns during the regular season.

LSU (10-2) meets the Aggies (9-3) in Cowboys Stadium on Friday night.

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