Sure, quarterback Feleipe Franks grew up some in front of our eyes, as he went from mostly anemic (along with the rest of Florida's offense and playcalling) to super with his perfectly thrown, 63-yard strike to a diving Tyrie Cleveland in the end zone to vanquish the Vols 26-20.
We want to believe that the Trojans are the Pac-12's best hope for a College Football Playoff berth, but in a game that should have been a blowout, USC needed double overtime to beat Texas.
"I guess to everyone outside of our facility, we're not supposed to do that, but, honestly, if you ask anyone on this football team or anyone in the program at all, they would have told you that it wasn't going to be an upset by any means," said Fitzgerald, who knew the Bulldogs could exploit LSU in one-on-one situations.
(and still managing 381 total yards and a three passing touchdowns), Sam Darnold looking all out of sorts at times against Texas, and UCLA?quarterback?
Josh Rosen losing at Memphis -- and throwing an ugly pick-six in the process -- Rudolph has thrown himself into the running, once again showing us that surprises coming in all different colors.
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- 'I'm embarrassed': Mississippi State whips LSU with largest margin of victory ...The Advocate
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- With Rout of LSU, Mississippi State Stakes Claim as SEC's No. 2 Team Behind ...Sports Illustrated
- Scott Rabalais: Only embarrassment for LSU in Starkville; can they come back ...The Advocate
- LSU football vs. Mississippi State recap: Bulldogs beat Tigers, 37-7SECcountry.com
- Mississippi State routs No. 12 LSU 37-7ABC News
- Nick Fitzgerald Leads Mississippi State to Blowout Win over Derrius Guice, LSUBleacher Report