Bulldogs grind out gritty win

Bulldogs grind out gritty win

Anthony Dixon rushed 25 times for 121 yards as the Mississippi State Bulldogs dropped the Alabama Crimson Tide 24-16 at Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday.

The Bulldogs were 14-point underdogs on the road, and the 40 combined points were OVER the posted total of 39.

Michael Henig was 9-for-23 for 143 yards, two touchdowns, and one interception, and Jamayel Smith caught two passes for 54 yards and a score for the Bulldogs.

John Parker Wilson endured a miserable day, going 19-for-39 for 186 yards and two interceptions, while D.J. Hall had ten catches for 125 yards for the Crimson Tide.