Mississippi State carried 70 players to Baton Rouge, the SEC's road-game maximum. Of these, 59 got into the game at Tiger Stadium. The season high had been 57 players used, at Tulane. Participants in game-five were: (‘*' are starters; numbers are 2006 games played-games started.)
*S Keith Fitzhugh 5-5; *LB Quinton Culberson 5-5; *CB/KR Derek Pegues 5-5; *WR Tony Burks 5-4; *LB Gabe O'Neal 5-1; S Demario Bobo 2-0; S De'Mon Glanton 5-1; WR Keon Humphries 5-3; *WR Will Prosser 4-2; ST/CB Anthony Johnson 5-0; *QB Omarr Conner 5-5; QB Tray Rutland 4-2, ST Marcus Washington 5-0; ST Anthony Summers 4-0; *LB Jamar Chaney 5-5; *CB David Heard 5-5; *HB Anthony Dixon 5-0; ST Tyler Threadgill 2-0; ST Leron Yarbrough 4-0; ST Christian Ducre 3-0; HB Arnil Stallworth 4-2; ST Casey Rogers 5-0; ST/LB Carlton Rice 5-0; HB Justin Williams 3-0; *S Jeramie Johnson 5-5; ST/FB Brandon Hart 5-0; ST/LB Jamon Hughes 2-0; PK Adam Carlson 5-5; HO Brooks Crabtree 5-5; ST Adron Chambers 5-0; *FB Bryson Davis 4-2; P Blake McAdams 5-5; ST Brad Horton 5-0; KO Keith Andrews 4-0; *TE Dezmond Sherrod 5-1; ST/DE Avery Hannibal 5-0; OG Anthony Strauder 4-3; *DE Titus Brown 5-4; *OG Brian Anderson 5-5; LB Anthony Littlejohn 5-3; *DE Michael Heard 5-5; *OT J.D. Hamilton 5-4; DS Russell Cook 5-5; *OT Craig Jenkins 5-5; *OC Royce Blackledge 5-5; *OG Michael Gates 3-2; TE Jason Husband 5-1; WR Joey Sanders 5-0; ST Ben Shelton 3-0; WR Lance Long 5-1; TE Eric Butler 4-2; WR Jamayel Smith 3-0; DT Antonio Johnson 5-2; DE Charles Burns 5-1; *DT Andrew Powell 5-4; DT Kyle Love 2-0; *DT Deljuan Robinson 5-5, DT Quinton Wesley 2-0.
*Dressed-out players who did not participate were: QB Mike Henig 1-1, ST Marcus Evans 4-0, QB Ty Evans 0-0, LB Tim Bailey 4-0, ST Tay Bowser, DS Aaron Feld 0-0, ST Taurus Young 1-0, OC Johnny Carpenter 0-0, OT Chris Spencer 0-0, OG Anthony Dunning 0-0, TE Chris Herrera 0-0.
*Players dressed out this week who did not travel to UAB were: Henig, Ducre, and Wesley. Players who traveled to UAB but did not make this trip were: ST Jarvis Kyles, Bailey, LB Marshall Brown, DT Anwar Phillips, Bowser.
*New starters for this week were: LB Gabe O'Neal, HB Anthony Dixon, FB Bryson Davis, TE Dezmond Sherrod, DT Deljuan Robinson.
*This was Dixon's first career start.
*Starters in game-four who did not start at LSU were: S De'Mon Glanton, HB Arnil Stallworth, TE Jason Husband, WR Lance Long, DT Antonio Johnson.
*Players this game who did not play last week were: QB Tray Rutland, ST Christian Ducre, ST Jonathan Hill, KO Keith Andrews, OG Anthony Strauder, DT Quinton Wesley.
*Players in game-four who did not play this week were: ST Jarvis Kyles, ST Marcus Evans, ST Tim Bailey, ST Tay Bowser.
*There were no first-time players and no true freshmen activated.
*MSU game captains were LB Quinton Culberson, QB Omarr Conner, DS Russell Cook.