STARKVILLE, Miss. -- He heard the whispers. He read the stories. He listened to the negativism that swirled around the Mississippi State offensive line: They're not deep enough, they're not talented enough, they don't understand their role.
O-line shows up strong for MSU
The Commercial Appeal
STARKVILLE - Life as a backup running back can be tenuous, especially if the starter is Jerious Norwood.
Fumbles an issue for State's crew of backup RBs
STARKVILLE - When Sylvester Croom grades his football team, he looks at what he calls, "critical variables."
Better numbers: Croom pleased with stats in victory
The Daily Journal
STARKVILLE (AP) - Once again, Mississippi State can't enjoy a season-opening victory under Sylvester Croom. Not with Auburn next on the schedule.
State starts planning for Auburn
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