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OL: Young But Talented

Mississippi State offensive line coach J.B. Grimes is not known as a coach that throws compliments out easily. A player has to prove to him that he is a player before he hands out the compliments. Well, the Grimes I talked to Friday evening after practice was in a compliment-throwing mood when talking about his freshmen.

As a group, he has been very pleased with his true freshmen. While they have obvious talent, one other thing that has really impressed him is their willingness to be aggressive even while they are making freshmen mistakes. "The thing I'm seeing are guys who are aggressive and work hard," said Grimes, who is in his second year as MSU's offenive line coach. "They aren't guys who walk around out...

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