Alabama lineman Landon Dickeron's flop, dancing vs. LSU football make him fan favorite

Erik Hall
The Tuscaloosa News

Alabama football offensive lineman Landon Dickerson is quite the personality, and he showed it Saturday against LSU. 

Dickerson had a dance to point out that LSU defensive lineman Jaquelin Roy committed encroachment. 

CBS broadcaster Gary Danielson called Dickerson "a physical character." CBS play-by-play broadcaster Brad Nessler said Dickerson is "feisty."

And in the fourth quarter, Dickerson flopped backward when LSU defensive end Neil Farrell Jr. approached him and their facemasks tapped.

Dickerson received abundant adoration on social media. 

Alabama lineman Landon Dickerson a fan favorite

"Landon Dickerson - part-time football, part-time flopper," someone said on Twitter. 

"To the CBS producer who cut this clip on the fly, I salute you. Landon Dickerson is an absolute treasure," Alex Scarborough said in a tweet. 

"Landon Dickerson is my favorite football player," Justin Shaw said in a tweet. 

"Landon Dickerson kills me man," Michael Hoppenjan said in a tweet. 

Alabama defeated LSU 55-17. 

LSU went to 3-5 overall and 3-5 in the SEC. The Alabama Crimson Tide, ranked No. 1 in the Amway Coaches Poll, improved to 9-0 overall and 9-0 in the SEC. 

After Saturday, Alabama leads the all-time series 54-26-5 against LSU.

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Alabama offensive lineman Landon Dickerson (69) at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Saturday September 28, 2019.

The LSU football head coach is Ed Orgeron. The Alabama Crimson Tide head football coach is Nick Saban

Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik