Mississippi State put 63 of the 70 dressed-out players on the field at Auburn. Participants in game-two were: (* indicates starting offense, defense, and kickers; numbers are 2005 game-starts and games-played.):
CB/ST Keith Fitzhugh, 0-2, *LB Quinton Culberson 2-2, CB/KR Derek Pegues 0-2, *CB Kevin Dockery 2-2, ST/LB Gabe O'Neal 0-2, *S Demario Bobo 2-2, QB Michael Henig 0-2, *WR Keon Humphries 2-2, HB/KR Jonathan Lowe 0-2, WR Will Prosser 1-2, *HB Jerious Norwood 2-2, ST Jamaal Johnson 0-2, *QB Omar Conner 2-2, ST Marcus Evans 0-2, ST Brett Morgan 0-2, *WR Tee Milons 2-2, ST Jamar Chaney 0-2, *CB David Heard 2-2, RB Kentrell Brooks 0-1, ST Leron Yarbrough 0-2, ST Derek Ambrose 0-2, RB Brandon Thornton 0-2, ST Aubrey Bell 0-2, *LB Clarence McDougal 2-2, ST Casey Rogers 0-2, ST/LB Carlton Rice 0-2, RB Demarcus Johnson 0-2, *S Jeramie Johnson 2-2, FB Brandon Hart 0-2, *DE Willie Evans 2-2, ST Fred Akines 0-2, *FB Bryson Davis 1-2, ST Jonathan Hill 0-2, *P Blake McAdams 2-2, LB Brad Horton 0-2, ST/S De'Mon Glanton 0-2, *KO/PK Keith Andrews 2-2, ST/TE Dezmond Sherrod 0-2, ST Terrence Beaman 0-2, *C Chris McNeil 2-2, DT Avery Hannibal 0-2, *G Anthony Strauder 2-2, DE Titus Brown 0-2, *T Brian Anderson 2-2, *LB Anthony Littlejohn 2-2, *DE Michael Heard 2-2, *SN Russell Cook 2-2, *G Johnny Wadley 2-2, *T Avery House 2-2, T James Redmond 0-1, G Anthony Dunning 0-2, G Dio Herrera 0-2, C Royce Blackledge 0-2, T Michael Gates 0-2, WR Joey Sanders 0-2, *TE Jeremy Jones 1-2, ST Lance Long 0-2, TE Eric Butler 1-2, DT Antonio Johnson 0-2, DE Charles Burns 0-2, *DT Andrew Powell 2-2, DT Corey Clark 0-2, *DT Deljuan Robinson 2-2.
*Dressed-out Bulldogs who did not participate at Auburn were: FB Taurus Young, P Adam Carlson, T Roland Terry, TE Jason Husband, WR Jamayel Smith, SN Britt Cross, DT Quinton Wesley.
*New starters for game-two were FB Bryson Davis and TE Jeremy Jones, in his first career start. Not starting this week were WR Will Prosser and TE Eric Butler.
*There was one new player for week-two, T James Redmond.
*Players who participated against Murray State but did not play at Auburn were: S Adrian Griffin, Husband, Jamayel Smith, and Roland Terry.
*Game captains for the opener were seniors T Brian Anderson, RB Derek Ambrose, and LB Clarence McDougal.