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Dogs Get 2010 Season Off To Ringing Start

Dogs Get 2010 Season Off To Ringing Start

The fans provided the requested white-out. Then the Bulldogs very nearly provided a shut-out. But then the few opposing points was about the only letdown all opening-evening as Mississippi State crushed visiting Memphis 49-7 before the fourth-largest crowd ever at Davis Wade Stadium.

A crowd of 56,032 that was able to celebrate both in style and, for the first time since 1974, with the legal aid of cowbells. Those ‘artificial noisemakers' were making plenty of legitimate decibels to celebrate those seven touchdowns Mississippi State rang up before an outmatched Tiger team avoided the blanking with just 99 seconds showing. That lone score though barely besmirched what proved... Recommended Stories

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