Spring football is a prime opportunity for players to elevate their status and regain momentum toward reclaiming or reaching a starting position.
For LSU, it'll serve as a proving ground for multiple defensive players, as most of the defense left for the 2013 NFL draft.
It'll also serve as a nice setting for running back Kenny Hilliard, who's shining light seemed to fade a little in 2012. A strong performance in spring ball could have him challenge Jeremy Hill and Alfred Blue for the starting position.
Along with Hilliard, here are four other LSU football players with the most to gain in this year's spring practices.