5 Bold Predictions for Mississippi State vs. Texas A&M Football

By Justin Tabit

5 Bold Predictions for Mississippi State vs. Texas A&M Football

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The No. 21 Mississippi State Bulldogs walk in to Kyle Field Saturday night to face the No. 14 Texas A&M Aggies in a Top 25 showdown. The Bulldogs are coming off of a strong win against the Auburn Tigers, while the Aggies capped off an undefeated month of September with a 28-21 victory over the Arkansas Razorbacks. Expect this SEC West matchup to be a battle.

5. Dak Prescott will throw for more yards than Kyle Allen

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5. Dak Prescott will throw for more yards than Kyle Allen

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Kyle Allen is coming off a 358-yard performance against Arkansas, and Texas A&M is known for its fast-paced explosive offense. However, Prescott will outshine Allen in this contest.

4. Texas A&M’s defense will force Prescott’s first turnover of the season

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4. Texas A&M’s defense will force Prescott’s first turnover of the season

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Prescott has been nearly flawless this season with nine total touchdowns and zero turnovers, but that will change on Saturday.

3. Christian Kirk will have two receiving touchdowns

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3. Christian Kirk will have two receiving touchdowns

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Kirk had two receiving touchdowns in Week 3 vs Arkansas, including the game-winner in overtime. He will continue to be a force through the air in Week 4.

2. Mississippi State’s running backs will not record a rushing touchdown

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2. Mississippi State’s running backs will not record a rushing touchdown

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All of Mississippi State’s touchdowns will come through the air, or by Prescott running it in himself.

1. The Bulldogs upset Texas A&M on the road at Kyle Field

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1. The Bulldogs upset Texas A&M on the road at Kyle Field

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Texas A&M, a touchdown favorite in this matchup, will make too many mistakes; Dak Prescott will capitalize on those mistakes, and hand the Aggies their first loss of the season.

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