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Dog Blockers Face Matchup Of Muscle And Mind

Those bruising battles in the trenches? They're equally wars of wits. Defensive linemen show unscouted looks, blockers make different moves…and by guys on both sides who've literally seen it all before. "I mean, it can get a little screwy here and there!" said Gabe Jackson.

Just the same, Jackson and his line-mates are working up another set of hopefully fresh twists for this week's road show. The Bulldogs (4-3, 1-2 SEC) are paying a visit to South Carolina (6-2, 4-2), which matches Mississippi State's blocking against a Gamecock defensive front as good as any. And much better than most. Which is exactly what an old Dog like Jackson enjoys best about life in the SEC... Recommended Stories