Week 4 Press Conference: Coach Joe Moorhead Ready for SEC Play to Begin

Joe Moorhead said it best “Last week doesn’t matter, last year doesn’t matter.”  That’s the approach Mississippi State is taking going into its week four matchup with Kentucky, a team the Bulldogs have dominated in recent years.  Here’s the full video from today’s press conference at the Seal Building. The Bulldogs will kick off Saturday … Continue reading “Week 4 Press Conference: Coach Joe Moorhead Ready for SEC Play to Begin”

Rebel Defense Overwhelmed By Dynamic Crimson Tide Offense

The outcome was to be expected, but watching it come to fruition was just as tedious as it was predictable. A struggling Ole Miss defense gave up 516 yards of offense — 418 coming in the first half — to Alabama in a 62-7 loss on Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. It was a brief night … Continue reading “Rebel Defense Overwhelmed By Dynamic Crimson Tide Offense”

Ta’amu, Offense Struggle Against Crimson Tide Defense

The first 11 seconds of this game seemingly served as validation of how explosive this Ole Miss offense can be. D.K. Metcalf beat Alabama corner Saivion Smith down the near sideline and caught a 75-yard deep ball from Jordan Ta’amu for a touchdown on the first play from scrimmage. It gave the Rebels a 7-0 … Continue reading “Ta’amu, Offense Struggle Against Crimson Tide Defense”

STM Gameday: Mississippi State Makes it Three in a Row, Take Down Louisiana 56-10

Three games, three easy wins for Mississippi State, as the Bulldogs cruise to a 56-10 win over the University of Louisiana. It was an impressive night for the Bulldog offense, and especially quarterback Nick Fitzgerald as he followed up a tough debut last week at Kansas State with one of his best games as a … Continue reading “STM Gameday: Mississippi State Makes it Three in a Row, Take Down Louisiana 56-10”

STM Bulldogs Mailbag: What Are Mississippi State Fans Asking About Week 3?

Mississippi State is back in action tomorrow night at Davis Wade Stadium, and the Bulldogs are looking to keep the early season momentum going.  I asked for some questions earlier today on Twitter, and here’s what you guys are wanting to know. How much action you think Aeris gets this weekend? — Hoopaddict3 (@Hoopsaddict3) September … Continue reading “STM Bulldogs Mailbag: What Are Mississippi State Fans Asking About Week 3?”

Floyd Allen’s Improbable Journey to the SEC

A black 2003 Honda Civic rolled to a stop in a parking lot at Alondra Park just off the campus of El Camino College in Los Angeles County, California. Just over eight miles west of Compton in the South Bay area, Floyd Allen put the car in park and lay down in the back seat. … Continue reading “Floyd Allen’s Improbable Journey to the SEC”

Thunder & Lightning: Could This Be Mississippi State’s Greatest Defense Ever?

For nearly two decades now, Mississippi State’s 1999 defense has been the gold standard, the unit everybody has pointed to when asked what was the greatest group in school history. Does this 2018 defense have the potential to be crowned as the new king of the mountain? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman look at both … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Could This Be Mississippi State’s Greatest Defense Ever?”

Practice Report: Mississippi State Still Has Things to Clean Up After a Dominating Performance

Mississippi State put together the kind of box score defensive coordinators dream about last week against Kansas State, holding the Wildcats to just over 200 yards and only 10 points.  Even with that kind of game, defensive coordinator Bob Shoop still saw plenty his unit has to correct after what he described as “the sloppiest … Continue reading “Practice Report: Mississippi State Still Has Things to Clean Up After a Dominating Performance”

Thunder & Lightning: Has Joe Moorhead Delivered a Different Offense to Mississippi State?

Offense was the reason Joe Moorhead got the job at Mississippi State, and he promised to add an big play passing game to the already formidable rushing attack of the Bulldogs. So through two games, has he delivered on that assurance? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman debate that and ask what is the biggest difference … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Has Joe Moorhead Delivered a Different Offense to Mississippi State?”