For the first SEC road trip of the 2009 season, Mississippi State dressed the maximum 70 players allowed to travel. Of these 61 saw action at Auburn, a dozen fewer than the 73 who played in last week's home opener. The participants are as follows (*--starter; GP-GS in 2009):
*WR Chad Bumphis 2-1, RB Robert Elliot 2-0, WR Brandon Heavens 2-0, *S Charles Mitchell 2-2, *WR Brandon McRae 2-1, S Wade Bonner 2-0, WR/KR Leon Berry 2-0, ST Cameron Lawrence 2-0, DB Jonathan Banks 2-0, QB Chris Relf 2-0, *QB Tyson Lee 2-2, *CB Marcus Washington 2-2, CB/ST Louis Watson 2-0, *LB Jamar Chaney 2-2, RB Sylvester Hemphill 2-1, CB/ST Corey Broomfield 2-0, *CB Damein Anderson 2-2, ST Tay Bowser 2-0, RB Christian Ducre 2-1, RB Arnil Stallworth 2-0, WR Taylor Reed 2-0, *TE Marcus Green 2-2, LB Jamie Jones 2-0, *LB K.J. Wright 2-2, RB Patrick Hanrahan 2-0, DE Nick Bell 2-0, K Sean Brauchle 2-2, P Heath Hutchins 2-2, *S Zach Smith 2-2, LB Bo Walters 2-0, DS Aaron Feld 2-2, ST Chris Cameron 2-0, ST Emmanuel Gatling 2-0, LB Terrell Johnson 2-0, *LB Chris White 2-2, LB Karlin Brown 2-0, DE Trevor Stigers 2-0, *OG Quentin Saulsberry 2-2, LB Brandon Wilson 2-0, DE Devin Jones, 2-0, *OT Addison Lawrence 2-2, ST Reggie Odom 2-0, *OC J. C. Brignone 2-2, ST John McMillan 2-0, OG Mark Melichar 2-0, *OG Craig Jenkins 2-2, OT/ST Phillip Freeman 2-0, *OT Derek Sherrod 2-2, *WR O'Neal Wilder 2-2, TE Thomas Webb 2-0, WR Chris Smith 2-0, *TE Kendrick Cook 2-1, *DL Pernell McPhee 2-2, *DT Charles Burns 2-2, *DE Brandon Cooper 2-2, DT Fletcher Cox 2-0, *DT Kyle Love 2-2, ST/DE Shane McCardell 2-0, DT Josh Boyd 2-0, DE Sean Ferguson 2-0
*Players dressed who did not participate were: QB Riley Saunders 1-0, QB Tyler Russell, K Derek DePasquale 1-0, ST Marvin Bure 1-0, OT Chris Spencer 1-0, ST D.J. Looney 1-0, OG Templeton Hardy 1-0, TE Austin Wilbanks 1-0, DT Rodney Prince 1-0.
*New starters from the opening week were: WR Brandon McRae, RB Anthony Dixon, TE Kendrick Cook.
*Starters in game-one that did not start tonight were: WR Chad Bumphis, FB Sylvester Hemphill, RB Christian Ducre.
*The starting offensive line played every possible snap with no substitutions. The backups who did see action were in special teams roles.
*Players last week who did not dress for today's game were: LB Mike Hunt, DT LaMarcus Williams, TE Brandon Henderson, WR Kyle Roberts, WR Andrew Ellard.
*First-time starters this season were: Dixon, Cook.
*First-time players were: none.
*Bulldog game captains were: LB Jamar Chaney, WR Brandon McRae, RB Arnil Stallworth, DT Charles Burns.