72 players made the road-roster for Mississippi State's season-opener at Louisiana Tech. Of these, 54 saw action, including five true freshmen and eight redshirts. (*starter, GP-GS)
*S Keith Fitzhugh 1-1, ST Charles Mitchell 1-0, WR Delmon Robinson 1-0, *WR Brandon McRae 1-1,
ST Wade Bonner 1-0, S De'Mon Glanton 1-0, *LB Dominic Douglas 1-1, *QB Wesley Carroll 1-1, *WR Co-Eric Riley 1-1, QB Tyson Lee 1-0, *CB Marcus Washington 1-1, *LB Jamar Chaney 1-1, *CB Jasper O'Quinn 1-1, *HB Anthony Dixon 1-1, CB Damein Anderson 1-0, CB/ST Tay Bowser 1-0, *HB Christian Ducre 1-1, ST Arnil Stallworth 1-0, S Robert Gurley 1-0, TE/ST Marcus Green 1-0, ST Jamie Jones 1-0, *LB K.J. Wright 1-0, FB Brandon Hart 1-0, *PK Adam Carlson 1-1, FB Eric Hoskins 1-0, *DE Tim Bailey 1-1, *S Zach Smith 1-1, *P Blake McAdams 1-1, ST Bo Walters 1-0, ST Emmanuel Gatling 1-0, SN Aaron Feld 1-1, ST Anthony Littlejohn 1-0, ST Terrell Johnson 1-0, *OG Anthony Strauder 1-1, *OT Quentin Saulsberry 1-1, 63 Chris Spencer 1-0, OC D.J. Looney 1-0, *OC J. C. Brignone 1-1, *OT Mark Melichar 1-1, OG Craig Jenkins 1-0, *OG Michael Gates 1-1, ST Andrew Ellard 1-0, TE Nelson Hurst 1-0, TE Brandon Henderson 1-0, *WR Aubrey Bell 1-1, WR Jamayel Smith 1-0, DT Cortez McCraney 1-0, DE Charles Burns 1-0, DE Brandon Cooper 1-0, *DT Jessie Bowman 1-1, *DT Kyle Love 1-1, DE Jimmie Holmes 1-0, DT LaMarcus Williams 1-0, *DE Sean Ferguson 1-1.
Players making the trip who did not get on the field were: HB Robert Elliot, WR Arceto Clark, QB Chris Relf, DB Louis Watson, DB Corey Broomfield, DE Nick Bell, S Chris Nance, K Eric Richards, TE/OT Addison Lawrence, LB Mark Brown, SN Anthony Bowles, LB Mark Lynn, DL Joshua Jackson, DT Reggie Odom, OL John McMillan, OG Dakota Merritt, OT Phillip Freeman, TE Austin Wilbanks.
*First-time players (*true freshmen) were: *S Mitchell, *WR Robinson, ST Bonner, QB Lee, CB Anderson, S Gurley, TE Green, LB Jones, *ST Walters, ST Johnson, OT Saulsberry, OC Looney, *TE Hurst, *DE Ferguson.
*First-time starters were: LB K.J. Wright, S Zach Smith, OT Quentin Saulsberry, OC J.C. Brignone, OT Mark Melichar, DE Ferguson.
*Captains for game-one were: OG Anthony Strauder, DT Jessie Bowman, FB Christian Ducre.