October 2, 2007

Running is the Name of the Game

This week State faces something they've only faced once before this season - practice after a loss. As mentioned yesterday, it is no secret that the Bulldogs have uncertainty at the quarterback position and that means that UAB's focus will likely be on the Bulldog rushing attack.

Knowing that Mississippi State plans to run the football each time they take the field is no shock to anyone. The Bulldogs have made it their calling card, so to speak. When asked about running the ball on a defense that expects the run, Coach Rockey Felker answered confidently.

"Sometimes they know you're going to run it and then you line up on them and run it anyway," said Felker. "That is when you know you're pretty good."


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