PHOTO: LSU helmets feature large protective face shield

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The LSU football equipment department has adopted helmet changes to help protect players from the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

The modified helmet with a large shield protecting nose and mouth was revealed in a tweet Friday:

The Tigers will open their modified 10-game schedule against only SEC teams Sept. 26.

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