LSU vs. Mississippi State: Week 3 College Football Showdown 


SEC Showdown 

LSU faces Mississippi State in an SEC West battle, setting the stage for a thrilling college football matchup. 

Bulldogs' Offensive Shift 

Mississippi State, under Coach Zach Arnett, is showing a balanced offense with an emphasis on rushing despite having a strong passing quarterback, Will Rogers. 

LSU's Dominance 

LSU, the defending division champs, bounced back from a loss with a dominant 72-10 win over Grambling State, showcasing their offensive prowess. 

Key Players 

Jayden Daniels, LSU's quarterback, boasts impressive passing stats with six touchdowns and a standout target in Brian Thomas, Jr. 

Computer Predictions 

The College Football Power Index predicts a 67.5 percent chance of LSU winning this game, but Mississippi State isn't to be underestimated with a 32.6 percent chance of an upset. 

Point Spread 

LSU enters the game as 9.5 point favorites, making the spread an intriguing factor for bettors. 

Season Projections 

FPI estimates LSU winning 8.1 games this season and gives them a 14.1 percent chance to repeat as West champs. Meanwhile, Mississippi State is projected to win 7.1 games. 

Game Details 

The LSU vs. Mississippi State showdown is scheduled for Saturday, September 16, at 11 a.m. Central Time, airing on ESPN network and available for streaming on fuboTV. 

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