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Multiple MSU Plans Fit Jones' Style

It's listed there on media guide Page 2; left column, about two-thirds of the way down. The line reads ‘Defensive System….Multiple 4-3'. And like a whole lot of aspects to this Bulldog team, the label has exactly as much meaning as, well, a line in a media guide. Especially that ‘4' bit. "You never know what we're doing," proclaims Devin Jones. "And I like it. I love it!"

Jones ought to. The defensive system Mississippi State will throw at opponents is indeed multiple, that much is absolutely accurate. But the only numbers that matter are what coordinator and line coach Chris Wilson figures fits a given situation. Moreover, whether it is four folk taking lineman stances, or three, or five, or whatever, there ought to be a Bulldog to meet the need. Like, say, Jones...

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