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Mississippi State head coach Jackie Sherrill talks about his team's first win of the season, a 30-21 win over Vanderbilt Saturday afternoon at Mississippi State.
"I saw a lot of our players play very, very hard. You kind of get upset with some of the penalties but as hard and as aggressive as they were playing, sometimes you overlook those except for the little, silly ones. I thought the kids kept coming back.
"I thought the offensive line, at the beginning of the game, played very well. It looked like we were able to control the line of scrimmage on both sides.
"We went to some personnel grouping and they did a good job of calling the right play against them.
"We gave up the long touchdown pass. That was a double post and the backside safety was supposed to be there to make that play."
Was this a relief at this point?
"Probably, to the players, knowing that they can pay and make plays. I said this last week, if they had played as hard last week and at times today, they would have a better chance of having a good record at this time. Now, we take what we have...