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Mississippi State’s Will Rogers continues to add preseason honors to his name, most recently earning a spot on the ESPN.com Top 100 Players in college football list. Rogers is ranked 36th entering the 2023 season.
Rogers, who ESPN.com said is “the most accomplished passer in the SEC,” has thrown for 10,689 career yards, the eighth most in SEC history, and he is just 2,478 yards shy of becoming the SEC’s all-time leading passer.
The senior from Brandon has rewritten the Mississippi State record book in his time wearing Maroon and White. He owns 29 different program records, highlighted by 82 career touchdown passes, ranking eighth in SEC history. Rogers is the MSU record holder for the most 300-yard passing games (18) and 200-yard passing games (26).
Rogers is the only quarterback in SEC history with over 1,000 career completions while also being on pace to become just the third SEC quarterback with 100 career touchdown passes. With 32 consecutive starts to his name, he is the only quarterback in SEC history with over 1,000 career completions and he is On pace to become just the third SEC quarterback ever with 100 career touchdown passes.
Mississippi State will kickoff the 2023 campaign on Saturday, Sept. 2, when the Bulldogs host Southeastern Louisiana at 3 p.m. Central time.