BIRMINGHAM -- Mississippi State coach Rick Stansbury has been blessed enough to spend his first seven seasons coaching teams with experienced, veteran players.
Bulldogs young, but very talented
The Commercial Appeal
STARKVILLE -- Forget that Jerious Norwood rushed for 257 yards to set a Mississippi State single-game record.
Norwood likes numbers, but would rather see MSU win
The Commercial Dispatch
STARKVILLE - After two straight games of trying to figure out wide-open spread offenses, Mississippi State's task is not as daunting against Kentucky. The Wildcats won't spread the field like Florida or Houston. But they will mix it up.
Wildcats to throw 'everything' at Dogs
STARKVILLE - Like most assistant coaches, Freddie Kitchens may field questions from bench-ridden players that sound something like these:
Thornton regains coaches' trust, No. 2 running back job
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