Mississippi State dressed out just 69 players for the home non-conference game with Tulane. Of these, 52 participated on at least one play. This list was down from the total of 56 (not identical lists though) that played in both the South Carolina and Auburn games. (‘*' are starters; numbers are 2006 games played-games started.)
*S Keith Fitzhugh 3-3; *LB Quinton Culberson 3-3; *CB Derek Pegues 3-3; *WR Tony Burks 3-2;
LB Gabe O'Neal 3-0; S De'Mon Glanton 3-0; *WR Keon Humphries 3-3; WR Will Prosser 2-0; ST Anthony Johnson 3-0; *WR Omarr Conner
3-3; *QB Tray Rutland
3-2; ST Marcus Washington 3-0; ST Anthony Summers 2-0; ST Jarvis Kyles 3-0; *LB Jamar Chaney 3-3; *CB David Heard 3-3; HB Anthony Dixon 3-0; ST Tyler Threadgill 1-0; ST Leron Yarbrough 3-0; ST Christian Ducre 2-0; *HB Arnil Stallworth 2-0; ST/FB Casey Rogers 3-0; ST Carlton Rice 3-0; *S Jeramie Johnson 3-3; ST Brandon Hart 3-0; PK Adam Carlson 3-3; HO Brooks Crabtree 3-3; ST Tim Bailey 3-0; CB Adron Chambers 3-0; P Blake McAdams 3-3; ST Brad Horton 3-0; ST Tay Bowser 2-0; KO Keith Andrews 3-0; *TE Dezmond Sherrod 3-1; DE Avery Hannibal 3-0; *OG Anthony Strauder 3-3; DE Titus Brown 3-2; *OG Brian Anderson 3-3; *LB Anthony Littlejohn 3-3; *DE Michael Heard 3-3; *OT J.D. Hamilton 3-2; DS Russell Cook 3-3; *OT Craig Jenkins 3-3; *OC Royce Blackledge 3-3; TE/ST Jason Husband 3-0; WR Joey Sanders 3-0; ST Ben Shelton, WR Lance Long 3-0; DT Antonio Johnson 3-1; *DE Charles Burns 3-1; *DT Andrew Powell 3-2; *DT Deljuan Robinson 3-3.
*Dressed-out players who did not participate were DB Demario Bobo, S Marcus Evans, QB Ty Evans, HB Justin Williams, LB Jonathan Hill, DS Aaron Feld, FB Taurus Young, LB Mark Brown, OC Johnny Carpenter, OG Chris Spencer, OG Anthony Dunning, OG Michael Gates, OT Calvin Wilson, TE Chris Herrera, TE Eric Butler, WR Jamayel Smith, DT Kyle Love.
*New starters for this week were: HB Arnil Stallworth, TE Dezmond Sherrod, DE Charles Burns, DT Andrew Powell. It was Stallworth's first career start at State; and the first start of the season for Sherrod and Burns.
*Starters in game-two who did not start against Tulane were: HB Brandon Thornton, DE Titus Brown, TE Eric Butler, DT Antonio Johnson.
*Players this game who did not play last week were: Tyler Threadgill, Ben Shelton, and Tay Bowser, all on special teams. This was the first career game for walk-on Shelton.
*Players in game-two who did not play this week were: HB Derek Ambrose 2-0, HB Brandon Thornton 2-2, HB Justin Williams 1-0, FB Bryson Davis 2-1, OT Calvin Wilson 2-0, TE Eric Butler 2-2, DT Quinton Wesley 1-0.
*No new true freshmen played this week.