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SEC Top Performers: Week 9

SEC Top Performers: Week 9

South Carolina offensive lineman Alan Knott earns weekly league honors. The SEC league office named its players of the week Monday, and Gamecocks keep finding their way on to the list. OFFENSE: QB Nick Fitzgerald, Mississippi State, and RB Benny Snell, Kentucky: Fitzgerald did a little bit of everything for the Bulldogs as they rolled past Texas A&M. The dual-threat quarterback threw for 141 yards and two touchdowns, and rushed for 105 yards on 18 carries with another score. Snell tortured a team not named South Carolina for once, rushing 27 times for 180 yards and three touchdowns as the...
Nick Fitzgerald is Proving Many Hypercritical Mississippi State Fans Wrong

Nick Fitzgerald is Proving Many Hypercritical Mississippi State Fans Wrong

Fitz isn’t the best passer out there, but he’s an incredibly productive quarterback that is leading Mississippi State to a great season. Some fans out there have been hypercritical of Nick Fitzgerald. He’s had some bad moments this season, sure. But some have never been satisfied with how Fitz has played and have dreamt of replacing him. It was unreasonable to do so after two bad losses on the road. It should never be considered again. Fanposts like this called for Keytaon Thompson to start the Texas A&M game over Fitzgerald. It wasn’t a good idea at the time that it...
After last year, Kevin Sumlin isn't overlooking Mississippi State's Nick Fitzgerald

After last year, Kevin Sumlin isn't overlooking Mississippi State's Nick Fitzgerald

Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin isn't sleeping on Nick Fitzgerald.On Mississippi State's first play from scrimmage in last year's game against the Aggies, Fitzgerald reeled off a 74-yard touchdown run. That play set the tone in a 35-28 upset win in Starkville that derailed A&M's national championship hopes.During Sumlin's weekly radio show on Monday night, the A&M coach recalled the play while previewing this Saturday's game against the Bulldogs (5-2, 2-2 SEC)."Nick Fitzgerald is a problem," Sumlin said. "That's the best way for me to put it."The junior from Georgia is third in the SEC in total...

NCAA Player News

  • 5 Baker Mayfield

    Baker Mayfield

    ‘What I did was unacceptable’ OU’s Baker Mayfield apologizes for actions against KU

  • 4 Nick Chubb

    Nick Chubb

    That was no ordinary Nick Chubb we saw running over and around Kentucky

  • 3 Josh Rosen

    Josh Rosen

    UCLA's Josh Rosen had the stats, but USC's Sam Darnold got the win

  • 3 Jake Fromm

    Jake Fromm

    Jake Fromm sends gracious tweet thanking Georgia seniors after win against Kentucky

  • 2 Sony Michel

    Sony Michel

    By the Numbers: Georgia’s dominant run game, Mecole Hardman and Georgia Tech

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