Star Power: Georgia vs Mississippi State

Trent Smallwood, Staff
GA Varsity

How do Mississippi State and Georgia stack up when it comes to how each team's starters were ranked by Rivals? Here is a look at who has the most star power. We know you can throw recruiting rankings out the window when the ball is kicked off on Saturday, but it is interesting to see how each team has recruited.

Offensive Starters: UGA vs Mississippi State

Position

Georgia

Mississippi St

ADVANTAGE

QB

Jake Fromm

Rivals100 5* (6.1)

Nick Fitzgerald

2* (5.7)

GEORGIA

RB

Nick Chubb

Rivals100 4* (6.0)

Aeris Williams

3* (5.7)

GEORGIA

WR

Terry Godwin

Rivals100 5* (6.1)

Donald Gray

4* (5.9)

GEORGIA

WR

Mecole Hardman

Rivals100 5* (6.1)

Keith Mixon

3* (5.7)

GEORGIA

WR

Javon Wims

4* (5.8)

Gabe Myles

3* (5.6)

GEORGIA

TE

Isaac Nauta

Rivals100 5* (6.1)

Farrod Green

2* (5.4)

GEORGIA

LT

Isaiah Wynn

Rivals250 4* (5.9)

Martinas Rankin

4* (5.8)

GEORGIA

LG

Kendall Baker

Rivals250 4* (5.8)

Darryl Williams

3* (5.7)

GEORGIA

OC

Lamont Gaillard

3* (5.6)

Elgton Jenkins

2* (5.4)

GEORGIA

RG

Solomon Kindley

3* (5.5)

Deion Calhoun

2* (5.4)

GEORGIA

RT

Andrew Thomas

Rivals100 4* (5.9)

Stewart Reese

4* (5.8)

GEORGIA

GEORGIA (11), MISS STATE (0), EVEN (0)

Defensive Starters: UGA vs Mississippi State

Position

Georgia

Mississippi St

ADVANTAGE

DT

Trenton Thompson

Rivals100 5* (6.1)

Corey Thomas

3* (5.7)

GEORGIA

NG

John Atkins

4* (5.8)

Jeffery Simmons

Rivals100 5* (6.1)

MISS STATE

DE

Jonathan Ledbetter

Rivals100 4* (6.0)

Fletcher Adams

Rivals250 4* (5.8)

GEORGIA

OLB

Davin Bellamy

3* (5.7)

Montez Sweat

3* (5.6)

GEORGIA

OLB

Lorenzo Carter

Rivals100 4* (6.0)

Gerri Green

Rivals250 4* (5.8)

GEORGIA

LB

Natrez Patrick

Rivals100 4* (6.0)

Leo Lewis

Rivals100 4* (6.0)

EVEN

LB

Roquan Smith

Rivals100 4* (5.9)

Dezmond Harris

2* (5.4)

GEORGIA

CB

Malkolm Parrish

Rivals100 (5.9)

Rashard Burr

3* (5.6)

GEORGIA

CB

Deandre Baker

3* (5.6)

Tolando Cleveland

3* (5.6)

EVEN

S

J.R. Reed

2* (5.4)

Mark McLaurin

3* (5.5)

MISS STATE

S

Dominick Sanders

3* (5.6)

Brandon Bryant

3* (5.7)

MISS STATE

GEORGIA (6), MISS STATE (3), EVEN (2)

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