Dak Prescott and the top-ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs won 45-31 but NFL scouts will note strong efforts in the game from Kentucky's top 2015 NFL prospects Alvin "Bud" Dupree and Za'Darius Smith as well as a breakout performance from redshirt sophomore QB Patrick Towles.
Terrific individual performances from a number of highly regarded NFL prospects pushed Miami past Virginia Tech 30-6 Thursday night, none more impressive than Duke Johnson, who gashed the Hokies for a career-high 249 yards.
Florida State quarterback Winston found himself in the headlines again this past week for the wrong reasons. But once again, he responded to the adversity with an outstanding performance on the football field.
West Virginia's Clint Tickett outplays Baylor QB Bryce Petty. Like all spread offense QBs, there are NFL concerns about Petty, and he does nothing to quell those issues playing against an active defense.