MSU's Derek Sherrod wins SEC Offensive lineman of the week

By SEC Media Relations

SEC OFFENSIVE LINEMAN OF THE WEEK

DEREK SHERROD
Tackle
MISSISSIPPI STATE
6-6 • 305 • Sr. • Columbus, Miss.

• Sherrod helped pave the way for Mississippi State to gain 314 total offensive yards and gave up no sacks in the Bulldogs’ 24-12 win against Georgia.

• The Bulldog offensive line controlled the second half, with five drives lasting a total of 19:21.

• Three of the five second-half drives went for 10-plays or more, all lasting more than five minutes of clock. In the two other drives, one was a touchdown and the other ran out the clock.

• The Bulldog offense has eclipsed the 100-yard rushing mark in all four games this season and 15 of the last 16 contests.