Logan Diggs Rummel RB
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Posted On: 10/27/20 12:52 PM

Louisiana’s 2021 running back class hasn’t featured the name-brand star power of standouts such as Leonard Fournette, Pooka Williams and John Emery Jr.

But this year’s seniors do offer at least half a dozen prospects who appear to be reliable bets to make impacts in their Power Five or Group of Five offenses for years to come.

And considering the college production of players such as Travis Etienne and Clyde Edwards-Helaire, who didn’t always receive as bright a spotlight, there’s plenty of reason for programs to be excited about these seven names:

Logan DiggsLoganDiggs6'0" | RBArchbishop Rummel | 2021StateLA — 6-0, 190 RB — Archbishop Rummel

One of the few headline names returning from a dominant state championship team a year ago is also Louisiana’s top running back prospect for the 2021 recruiting class. Diggs showed enough flash and promise to earn opportunities alongside veterans as a sophomore. And now, as he has muscled up to at least 190 pounds — if not still pushing closer to 200 — he has added all the more force to his always-aggressive running style. The Notre Dame commitment has the ability to quickly cut his way up field and put his 4.5 speed to work,

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