6 Players With Louisiana Roots Playing In Super Bowl LII
As the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles battle it out in Super Bowl LII, there may be some folks you know. Between the two teams, there are six players with Louisiana roots. One of these players is a name you've known for years, but maybe never knew about his Louisiana connection.
Did you know Patriots' kicker Steven Gostkowski was born in Baton Rouge? I sure didn't!
New England Patriots
1) Steven Gostkowski - Kicker, born January 28th, 1984 in Baton Rouge.
2) Ryan Allen - Punter who transferred from Oregon State to LA Tech in 2010.
3) Brandon Bolden - Running Back, born January 26th, 1990 in Baton Rouge. Bolden attended Scotlandville Magnet High School in Baton Rouge.
4) Ricky Barkley Jean Francois - Defensive Tackle who went to LSU. Ricky was also a member of the National Championship LSU team in 2007.
1) Jalen Mills - Corner back who went to LSU from 2012 to 2016.
2) Donald Scott Jones Jr. - Punter who born July 5th, 1980 in Baton Rouge. Jones attended Catholic High School in Baton Rouge and attended LSU.