Mississippi State dressed out 76 official players for the home game with Tennessee, five under the SEC limit for home contests. Of these 58 saw SEC action. The season-high is still 64 for the Gardner-Webb and UAB games. This week's participants were: (*-starter; games played this season-game started).
S Keith Fitzhugh 7-0, *S Derek Pegues 7-7, WR Tony Burks 7-4, *LB Gabe O'Neal 7-7, S Demario Bobo 6-1, QB Mike Henig 5-3, *S De'Mon Glanton 7-7, ST Keon Humphries 6-0, LB Dominic Douglas 7-6, *CB Anthony Johnson 7-6, *QB Wes Carroll 7-3, *CB Marcus Washington 6-6, *LB Jamar Chaney 7-7, ST/CB Jasper O'Quinn 6-1, *HB Anthony Dixon 7-6, ST Tyler Threadgill 6-0, ST Jarvis Kyles 7-0, HB Christian Ducre 7-2, HB Arnil Stallworth 7-0, ST Justin Williams 7-0, ST K.J. Wright 4-0, ST Brandon Hart 7-2, LB Jamon Hughes 7-0, PK Adam Carlson 7-7, *FB Eric Hoskins 3-2, DE Tim Bailey 7-0, ST Zach Smith 7-0, P Blake McAdams 7-7, ST Ben Shelton 6-0, SN Aaron Feld 7-7, ST Ryan Mason 4-0, *TE Dezmond Sherrod 7-5, *DE Avery Hannibal 7-7, *OG Anthony Strauder 7-7, *DE Titus Brown 7-7, *LB Anthony Littlejohn 7-1, OC Johnny Carpenter 5-0, *OG J.D. Hamilton 7-7, OG J. C. Brignone 5-0, OT Mark Melichar 5-0, *OG Craig Jenkins 7-7, *OC Royce Blackledge 7-7, *OT Michael Brown 7-7, OG Mike Gates 7-0, OT Derek Sherrod 5-0, WR Brandon McRae 7-1, TE Jason Husband 7-0, ST Jeremy Jones 7-1, WR Lance Long 7-0, *WR Aubrey Bell 7-4, *TE Eric Butler 7-4, WR Jamayel Smith 7-3, DT Cortez McCraney 6-3, DT Brandon Cooper 2-0,*DT Jessie Bowman 6-4, *DT Kyle Love 7-4, DE Jimmie Holmes 7-0, DT Quinton Wesley 7-1.
*Players dressed out who did not play were: DB Emmanuel Gatling 1-0, ST Karlin Brown 4-0, ST Mark Brown 1-0, TE Austin Wilbanks 2-0, DT Rodney Prince 5-0, QB Chris Relf, QB Zack Harrington, CB Damein Anderson, WR Andrew Ellard, ST Jarvis Williams 1-0, PK Brad Moore,
FB Taurus Young, ST Devon Edwards 1-0, SN Anthony Bowles, OL Chris Herrera, OC Chris Spencer, OL John McMillan, TE Brandon Henderson 1-0.
*Also, several extra players dressed under the SEC's allowance for additional personnel who are designated as non-participants. Today that included HB Robert Elliot, HB Marcus Green, OL Addison Lawrence, OL Dakota Merritt, DL Quentin Saulsberry, FB Ethan Stockett, and S Wade Bonner, all of whom are redshirting.
*New starters for game-seven were: HB Anthony Dixon, LB Anthony Littlejohn, DT Jessie Bowman.
*Game-six starters who did not start this week were: HB Christian Ducre, LB Dominic Douglas, DT Quinton Wesley.
*New players this week were: DT Cortez McCraney.
*Players last week who did not participate today were: WR Co-Eric Riley, DE Emmanuel Gatling, ST Mark Brown, LB Mark Lynn, TE Austin Wilbanks, DT Rodney Prince.
*Captains for this game were: LB Gabe O'Neal, DE Titus Brown, WR Lance Long.