08/21/2013 - OTHER LSU PROSPECTS WORTH WATCHING: CB Jalen Collins (6-1, 195, 4.52)*...Just a redshirt sophomore but Collins and true sophomore Jalen Mills are expected to take over as LSU's starting cornerbacks this fall. Each possesses the length and athleticism to continue the Tigers' tradition of quality defensive backs. After redshirting in 2011, Collins played in 13 games last season, starting on the road against Texas A&M. He responded with an interception of Johnny Manziel and finished the year with 30 tackles, six passes broken up and two picks. - Rob Rang, NFLDraftScout.com
12/08/2012 - 2012 ALL-SEC FRESHMAN TEAM (COACHES): DB - Jalen Collins, LSU, has been selected to the All-Southeastern Conference Freshman Team (Coaches selection) for the 2012 college football season. Collins has seen action in 12 games with one start at Texas A&M. He is tied with Eric Reid for second on the team with six pass breakups, and he has recorded two interceptions along with 28 total tackles this season.
Collins picked off Johnny Manziel to set up LSU's first touchdown in the Tigers' 24-19 win at Texas A&M on Oct. 20, and he earned his second INT of the season in LSU's 41-35 victory against Ole Miss on Nov. 17. - LSU football