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Mississippi State released the first depth chart of the 2020 season, and there were some names on the two deep Bulldog fans might not have expected to see. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman take a look at the group lining up to take on LSU. Thunder & Lightning · 9-22-20: Mississippi State Has Some Surprises … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Has Some Surprises on the Depth Chart”
New coaches, new philosophies, and a bunch of new names on the depth chart. It’s almost like Mississippi State and LSU didn’t play a season ago. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman ask if all the changes give either team an edge going into Saturday. Thunder & Lightning · 9-21-20: Does An Offseason of Change Benefit … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Does An Offseason of Change Benefit Mississippi State or LSU?”
Mississippi State got a commitment it had been looking for, as three star safety MJ Daniels of George County High School made his pledge to the Bulldogs official on Saturday morning. I’m staying home 🐶 pic.twitter.com/j31ja6IfBy — MJ (@MjDaniels11) September 19, 2020 Daniels picked MSU over offers from Auburn, Georgia, Tennessee, and Ole Miss, whom … Continue reading “Mississippi State Adds Three Star In-State Safety MJ Daniels to Its 2021 Class”
Mississippi State’s defensive depth chart has a lot of question marks on it, but in the back end at the safety position, the Bulldogs might have a couple of answers. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman finish the position breakdowns with safeties and special teams. Thunder & Lightning · 9-18-20: Mississippi State's Safeties Have Some Stability
Mississippi State’s defense lends itself to wanting high level play from the cornerback position, but experience is lacking for the Bulldogs. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman look at who will be on an island this season. Thunder & Lightning · 9-17-20: Can Mississippi State's Cornerbacks Deliver Under Pressure?
What will a trip on the Lane Train look like for Ole Miss? Brian Hadad welcomes Ben Garrett of the Ole Miss Spirit to the podcast to get a look at year one in Oxford for Lane Kiffin and the Rebels. Photo courtesy of Mississippi State athletics Thunder & Lightning · T&L Opponent Preview: Ben … Continue reading “T&L Opponent Preview: Ben Garrett of The Ole Miss Spirit Previews The Rebels”
Another defensive position breakdown, another group that has a lot of questions surrounding it. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman look at the Mississippi State linebacking corps before diving into the mailbag for another edition of The Rumblings. Thunder & Lightning · 9-16-20: Linebackers and Question Askers in The Rumblings
When you ask about Mississippi State’s defensive line, you can list four guys before you start talking about players you haven’t seen much of. So can the Bulldogs find some depth behind their starters to compete in the SEC? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman take a look in the trenches. Thunder & Lightning · 9-15-20: … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State’s Defensive Line Has To Find Depth”
Saturday’s post-scrimmage talk with Mike Leach broke one piece of information, that last year’s freshman phenom quarterback Garrett Shrader has gone from throwing passes to catching them. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman discuss that move and more from the practice field, then give you another edition of Coffee is For Closers. Thunder & Lightning · … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: What to Make Of Garrett Shrader to Wide Receiver”
Mississippi State has recruited well the past few seasons when it comes to the offensive line, and the Bulldogs should finally reap those rewards in 2020. Brian Hadad and Robbie Faulk look at that unit and how they work within the confines of the Air Raid offense. Thunder & Lightning · 9-11-20: Mississippi State's Offensive … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State’s Offensive Line Looks Solid in 2020”