Mississippi State has struggled mightily in the passing game this season, and those problems came to a head Saturday night against LSU, as Nick Fitzgerald went 8-24 with four interceptions. With all that in mind, the thought of making a change under center wasn’t on Joe Moorhead’s mind during the game. As he spoke to … Continue reading “MSU Press Conference: Coach Joe Moorehad Beginning to Debate a Quarterback Change”
After a win over Auburn two weekends ago, it appeared Mississippi State had gotten its 2018 season back on track, but a trip to Tiger Stadium showed that win to be a fluke and not a change in trajectory. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman take a look at what you can really believe about the … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: What’s True After Mississippi State Regresses Against LSU?”
Mississippi State’s 23-9 win over Auburn was supposed to signify a change in the way the Bulldogs approached things on offense, a revitalized running game leading Joe Moorhead’s squad back to where the preseason expectations had them. Instead, it appears to have been a flash in the pan, as the Bulldogs regressed to the poor … Continue reading “STM Bulldogs GameDay: Mississippi State Steps Back to Offensive Mediocrity in 19-3 Loss to LSU”
An undermanned Ole Miss defense did everything it could to keep the Rebels within striking distance against Auburn on Saturday, but eventually the lack of depth and the other various shortcomings the unit has battled all year surfaced in a 31-16 defeat to the Tigers. “It was tough,” linebacker Mohamed Sanogo said. “We worked hard … Continue reading “Depleted Ole Miss Defense Falters in Second Half in Loss to Auburn”
Ole Miss failed another test against a quality SEC defense on Saturday in a 31-16 loss to Auburn, a result that is becoming a reoccurring issue for a team that relies heavily on its offense to mask the shortcomings of its defense. On this day, the opposite was largely true. The defense played well enough … Continue reading “Ole Miss Offense Falters in Red Zone in 31-16 Loss to Auburn”
There are only two weeks left in the regular season after tonight. And there were a bunch of teams in “must-win” mode with the playoffs on the line.
Mississippi State and LSU are set for a huge clash on Saturday night at Tiger Stadium, with the winner possibly providing the last real challenge to Alabama in the SEC West. Brian Hadad and Stephen Agostinelli of SixPackSpeak.com catch up with Peter Burns, host of SEC Now on the SEC Network, to preview Saturday’s premier … Continue reading “T&L Exclusive: Previewing MSU-LSU with Peter Burns of the SEC Network”
In this week’s edition of Beat Reporter’s Take, Tom Green of AL.com joined us to talk Ole Miss-Auburn. Green covers the Tigers and provided some interesting insight on the state of this Auburn team that has had a tough couple of weeks. You can follow Tom on Twitter (@Tomas_Verde) and read his coverage here. It’s … Continue reading “Beat Reporter’s Take: Five Question For AL.com’s Tom Green”
Mississippi State heads to Death Valley for a crucial showdown with their old rivals from LSU. Who takes this big SEC West showdown? We’ve got the preview on this special edition of Thunder & Lightning.
Mississippi State’s defense has been solid all season long, but in SEC play, they have not faced an offense as efficient as the LSU Tigers. The Tigers are their usual impressive selves on the rushing front, but Joe Burrow has provided some consistency in the passing game the Bayou Bengals have missed in years past. … Continue reading “MSU Practice Report: Mississippi State Set for a Balanced LSU Offensive Attack”