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Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Tommy Casanova

Cornerback

 
 
Tommy Casanova Marker image. Click for full size.
November 11, 2016
1. Tommy Casanova Marker
Inscription.
The only three-time All-American in LSU history, "versatility personified" might be the best description of his myriad talents. Big plays in big games cleared his path to football immortality. At various times he played offense and defense and returned kicks. He played six years in the NFL with Cincinnati and played in four pro Bowls while pursuing his medical degree.

All-American
1969, 1970, 1971

 
Erected by Dr. & Mrs. Derrick W. Spell.
 
Location. 30° 24.724′ N, 91° 11.113′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is on West Stadium Road north of South Stadium Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert Dugas (here, next to this marker); James Britt (here, next to this marker); Ron Estay (here, next to this marker); Bert Jones (here, next to this marker); Mike Anderson (here, next to this marker); George Bevan (here, next to this marker); Warren Capone (here, next to this marker); George Rice (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
 
More about this marker.
The Al & Bruce Adams Families Recognition Wall image. Click for full size.
November 11, 2016
2. The Al & Bruce Adams Families Recognition Wall
Located on the Al & Bruce Adams Families Recognition Wall. This wall features LSU All-Americans from the 20th Century.
 
Categories. Sports
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 104 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2017.
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