Mississippi State will start QB Tommy Stevens against Louisville in the Music City Bowl after starting freshman QB Garrett Shrader had an “altercation” at practice. Per 247Sports’ David H. Murray...
quote:Shrader is reportedly expected to heal as early as late January.
The twist was that shortly before the press conference Shrader and a defensive teammate had been in a confrontation stemming from an in-practice contact drill. Their post-practice altercation escalated before other Bulldogs separated them.
The end result was a swollen eye for the quarterback which initially seemed of moderate concern. There was a short walk-through Saturday practice, with Shrader withheld from participation.
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