Miss. St. vs. Texas A&M Injuries
No. 14 Texas A&M has its hands full with No. 21 Mississippi State on Saturday, but the battle could be even tougher as the Aggies are dealing with some injury concerns.
According to oddsmakers at GTBets, Texas A&M is currently listed as a 6.5-point favorite at home against Mississippi State. The over/under total for the game is listed at 61 points. These two will meet on Saturday at 7:30PM ET on the SEC Network.
The injuries for Texas A&M are mainly on the defensive side as defensive lineman Julien Obioha is questionable for the game as he is dealing with an Appendix issue. Linebacker Otaro Alaka is questionable for the game as well with an undisclosed injury. Alaka has 12 tackles and one tackle for loss this season while Obioha has five tackles and ½ a sack. Running back James White is out for the game with an undisclosed injury. White has just two carries for 12 yards this season. A&M could also be without Drew Kaser, its punter, as he has a leg injury that has him questionable. Kaser has 14 punts this season with a long of 68 yards.
Mississippi State comes in healthy, as no players are listed as injured. The only potential issue is with linebacker Kelan Chairs, who is questionable to play after getting into some legal trouble. Chairs hasn’t recorded any stats this year, however, and has just five tackles in his one full season with the Aggies.