Mississippi State dressed out the maximum 70 players for SEC road games. Of these, 58 played. They were: (*starters) player/total 2004 games-2004 starts)
SE McKinley Scott 6-3, *LB Quinton Culberson 9-3, ST Jonathan Hill 9-0, RB Fred Reid 9-0, CB Mario Bobo 8-3, WR Joey Sanders 8-0, *RB Jerious Norwood 9-9, CB/ST Jamaal Johnson 9-1, *QB Omarr Conner 7-7, ST Tyler Threadgill 8-0, ST Brett Morgan 9-0, LB Rico Bennett 9-2, *S Darren Williams 9-6, *CB David Heard 9-6, ST Brian Staley 7-0, *S Slovakia Griffith 9-9, ST Chris Swain 9-0, ST Derek Ambrose 9-0, HO Joe Judge 9-0, LB Clarence McDougal 9-6, *CB Kevin Dockery 9-8, ST Nick Signaigo 3-0, DE/ST Marvin Byrdsong 9-4, FB Darnell Jones 8-4, S Jeramie Johnson 9-3, *LB Gabe O'Neal 8-3, *DE Willie Evans 9-9, ST Terrence Beaman 5-0, *FB Bryson Davis 9-3, P Jared Cook 7-5, ST Brad Horton 7-0, PK Keith Andrews 9-9, ST Cody Upton 9-0, TE/ST Dezmond Sherrod 9-1, ST Carlton Rice 9-0, *OC Chris McNeil 9-9, ST Avery Hannibal 9-0, LB Kenny Kern 9-6, *LB Titus Brown 7-3, *OG Brian Anderson 9-5, *DE Michael Heard 9-5, *OT David Stewart 9-9, SN Russell Cook 9-9, OG Johnny Wadley 8-4, *OG Will Rogers 9-9, *OT Richard Burch 9-9, *ST Jonathan Lowe 9-2, FL Will Prosser 9-7, ST Jason Husband 9-0, *SE Tee Milons 8-3, ST Ty Freeman 9-0, TE Blake Pettit 9-5, *TE Eric Butler 8-7, *DT Ron Fields 9-9, *DT Andrew Powell 9-7, DT Corey Clark 9-2, DE Deljuan Robinson 9-4.
*Players dressed out who did not play were: WR Brandon Wright 4-0, QB Mike Henig 1-0, QB Kyle York 7-2, P Adam Carlson 0-0, P Brooks Crabtree 4-3, DS Casey Welch 0-0, OT James Cochran 4-0, OC Avery House 3-0, OG Royce Blackledge 3-0, OL Donovan Davis 4-0, DE Stephen Arant 4-0, DT Marckell McKinley 3-0.
*There were three starting-lineup changes, on offense; SEs Tee Milons and Johnathan Lowe and FB Bryson Davis opened in place of FL Will Prosser and TEs Dezmond Sherrod and Blake Pettit.
*Players in game-nine who did not play against Kentucky were: SE McKinley Scott, ST Nick Signiago.
*There were no first-time starters or players.
*MSU game captains were OT David Stewart, CB Kevin Dockery, P Jared Cook.