September 12, 2006

Tuesday's top Tigers

Missouri has had as good an opening two weeks as most Tiger fans can remember. Each Tuesday from now until the end of the season, will present its top Tigers. From here on out, this list will be based on performance on the field on Saturdays. One week has no bearing on the next. This is simply a representation of the 11 players who, in our estimation, had the best week. Here is our ranking from the Ole Miss game:

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Tuesday's Top Tigers
1 Evander Hood, DT We called Hood the best player on the team through two weeks. He was a MAN against Ole Miss. NR
4 Marcus Bacon, LB Yes, he was the defensive player of the week. And, yes, he was awesome. But the backers don't get the stats without the guys up front, which is why he is number two. 5
3 Xzavie Jackson, DE Every time you turned around, the X-man was making a play. Even if he didn't make the tackle, he set things up for another guy to do so. NR