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Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer
Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen on Les Miles firing: "I understand the pressure we're under in this league. We're [always] on the hot seat." You're judged on the last play you made and the last game you played. That's how it is in the SEC. "I don't think that's good for the game to have college coaches fired [during the season]. I don't think it's healthy of the program or the organization to do it at this time." Hurts stability for players and the program.
Jalen Hurts at Alabama, Austin Allen at Arkansas and Trevor Knight at Texas A&M all are making the most of their opportunities so far.
Alabama is still Alabama. But the Vols made a statement against Florida, announcing they'll be contenders in the SEC East.
Scott Stricklin, Mississippi State's athletic director since 2010, will replace Jeremy Foley as Florida's AD.
Aeris Williams ran for a 16-yard touchdown and Jamoral Graham returned an interception 38 yards for a score as Mississippi State erased a third-quarter deficit to beat beat Massachusetts 47-35.
You can hear the Cowbells in Foxborough
Mississippi State trails UMass 14-13 at the half, but the Bulldogs came within a point on this 9-yard TD catch by Fred Ross. Listen closely, and you'll hear the visiting fans' cowbells.
Tennessee will wear its Smokey Grey alternates against Florida; Oregon will dress like its mascot; and Nebraska unveils a white chrome look.
Florida owns an 11-game winning streak over the Volunteers, and the Gators expect to make it 12 on Saturday. Here's the SEC viewer's guide for Week 4.
While Alabama faces off against Kent State this week, the rest of the SEC's top contenders will be battling among themselves for positioning.
A big second half kept Alabama unbeaten and riding high atop our SEC power rankings, but who's coming up behind the Crimson Tide might be unexpected.
LSU's defense forces late fumble
LSU's defense came up with a big play as Arden Key forced a fumble by Mississippi State's Damian Williams and LSU's Davon Godchaux recovered. The Tigers held on for a 23-20 win.
Leonard Fournette returned from a bruised left ankle in powerful form, rushing for 147 yards and two touchdowns, and No. 20 LSU withstood a late rally for a 23-20 victory over Mississippi State o
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With the loss to No. 20 LSU, Mississippi State has lost eight consecutive games against AP-ranked opponents, the second-longest active losing streak of its kind in the SEC (Vanderbilt has lost nine).
Miss. St. recovers onside kick against LSU
Mississippi State followed up a score by recovering an onside kick by kicker Westin Graves. The Bulldogs went on to cut the LSU lead to 23-20 on a 7-yard pass from Damian Williams to Fred Ross.
Mississippi State on the comeback trail
Mississippi State's Damian Williams plunges in from one yard out to cut into LSU's lead. The touchdown capped a nine-play, 66-yard drive and was the first TD of the game for the Bulldogs. The Tigers lead 23-13.
Mississippi State vs Auburn Tigers
Davis Wade Stadium - Sat 10/8