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”
Ole Miss is winding down its week of practice in preparation for an Auburn team that has lost back-to-back games and has had a tumultuous couple of weeks. Matt Luke updated the injuries, discussed the matchup with the Tigers and more. Some news and notes from Wednesday practice: Injury notes: — C.J. Miller will again … Continue reading “Ole Miss Wednesday Practice Report: Braylon Sanders Discusses Stepping Into Bigger Role”
Ole Miss was picked to finish last in the SEC this season by the media on Wednesday at SEC Basketball Media Days in Birmingham. The Rebels have seven newcomers under first-year head coach Kermit Davis, including five freshmen. The team returns five contributors from a 2017 team that finished 12-20 and last in the SEC. … Continue reading “Media Predicts Rebel Hoops to Finish Last in SEC”
The emotion of losing friend and teammate D.K. Metcalf for the season spread across A.J. Brown’s face when asked about it after practice on Tuesday evening. “He doesn’t deserve that given all that he’s been through and how hard he worked this offseason, how hard we worked this offseason,” Brown said. “It just..” Brown tried … Continue reading “What Does losing D.K. Metcalf Change For A.J. Brown, Ole Miss Receiving Corps?”
Mississippi State got back to its roots two Saturdays ago, piling up yards on the ground in its 23-9 win over Auburn. The final tally saw the Bulldogs rush the ball 57 times to only 17 passes, a clear shift away from the more balanced scheme the Bulldogs relied on in back to back losses … Continue reading “MSU Practice Report: Will Mississippi State Keep the Same Gameplan Against LSU?”
Mississippi State found some offensive identity two weekends ago after grinding out nearly 350 rushing yards in its 23-9 win over Auburn. Can the Bulldogs find that same kind of success against a tough LSU defense in Tiger Stadium? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman break down those matchups, plus get the Tiger perspective from Brooks … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State Replicate its Rushing Success Against LSU?”