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New Mississippi State head coach Joe Moorhead announced Monday that starting quarterback Nick Fitzgerald has been suspended for the season opener against Stephen F. Austin on Saturday. Per ESPN:
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The suspension is the result of a violation of team rules that occurred in March.

Keytaon Thompson will start in his place.

Thompson appeared in 10 games as a true freshman last season, starting the TaxSlayer Bowl against Louisville for an injured Fitzgerald. In the win over the Cardinals, Thompson rushed for a season-high three touchdowns.
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TigerDM71 months
I think they would be better if they moved him to a WR or receiving tight end and let Thompson be the QB. That's probably the positions he will be moved to if he makes it in the NFL.
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FaCubeItches71 months
And let that be a lesson to you, young man!
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Slackaveli71 months
thompson is a better qb anyway.
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Landmass71 months
Wow. What a punishment. Do you think you can still beat Stephen F. Austin High School?
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BoulderReb71 months
#Heisman.
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