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Josh Boyd

Good thing they knew the play had a happy ending. Because watching the Troy movie wasn't fun for the Bulldog defensive line. "Yeah, Coach told us as ugly as it looked we still go the win," said Josh Boyd. "So it was a big teaching moment. But we know we messed up and we've got things to improve. It was something we probably needed."

Maybe so. No, definitely so. Because after a couple weeks being thumped on their backs with congratulations after dominating victories, Mississippi State got a rude rap on the helmet. A Troy team not at all intimidated by the defensive stat sheet hung 572 yards on the Bulldogs. This was a total turn of events, since the Dog D had held Jackson State to 265 yards and essentially shut down Auburn...

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