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The Commercial Dispatch
MSU expects to face versatile threat in Kentucky QBSTARKVILLE -- Of all defensive coordinators qualified to discuss quarterbacks w
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
STARKVILLE -- Of all defensive coordinators qualified to discuss quarterbacks who are difficult to sack, Todd Grantham has to be near the top of that list. Grantham's defenses have spent the last two seasons in practice chasing reigning Heisman... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
Grading U of L football through seven games • The Louisville Cardinalside of the ball, which has been abysmal in conference play. Can anyone tell m
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted 3 days ago
side of the ball, which has been abysmal in conference play. Can anyone tell me who thought it’d be a good idea to replace Todd Grantham with Mr. Swiss Cheese defense himself Peter Sirmon? Five games against Power Five conference teams, 38.8 points... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Bryant's interception helps MSU raging control of ropegoal. The 27-yard strike accounted for BYU's touchdown. Each time as MSU came
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
goal. The 27-yard strike accounted for BYU's touchdown. Each time as MSU came back to the sideline, defensive coordinator Todd Grantham returned to one of his common sayings: sudden change. Grantham says good defense is based on sudden change,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
MSU secondary trying to improve its numbersthan any MSU defense dating back to 2011. A number that low is also atypical f
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
than any MSU defense dating back to 2011. A number that low is also atypical for a defense of MSU defensive coordinator Todd Grantham. In four years at Georgia and three at Louisville, only twice did that ratio dip below 34 percent. It never... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Sweat enjoys role as pass-rushing specialist for BulldogsWade Stadium. "He's a guy that can make 1-on-1 plays both in the run game and
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Wade Stadium. "He's a guy that can make 1-on-1 plays both in the run game and in the pass," MSU defensive coordinator Todd Grantham said. "He's really bought into our system, worked hard and we'll continue to develop him." In Sweat's case,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
MSU's Gay continues to grow at linebackera copy of MSU's playbook prior to his first preseason. "'I'm redshirting.' Whe
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
a copy of MSU's playbook prior to his first preseason. "'I'm redshirting.' When I first met (MSU defensive coordinator Todd) Grantham he used to talk to me about it and I thought, 'I'm not going to be able to get this.' " Five weeks later, Gay... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Post-Snap Read: Louisville defense, Petrino "not getting it done"seasons. Make a note that the Wolfpack put 520 yards on the Cardinals. Last se
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
seasons. Make a note that the Wolfpack put 520 yards on the Cardinals. Last season former U of L defensive coordinator Todd Grantham cooked up series of blitzes that limited Finley to completing 16 of 31 passes for 236 yards with two touchdowns... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Post-Snap Read: Louisville's defense sags (again) in 39-25 loss to NC Statetrailed. Make a note that the Wolfpack put 522 yards on the Cardinals. Last se
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
trailed. Make a note that the Wolfpack put 522 yards on the Cardinals. Last season former U of L defensive coordinator Todd Grantham cooked up series of blitzes that limited Finley to completing 16 of 31 passes for 236 yards with two touchdowns... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Play of secondary has been key part of Starkville's defensedescribing the unit around him, Stone used a modified version of the trademark
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
describing the unit around him, Stone used a modified version of the trademark put forth by MSU defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, Corbin's father: "I think we're fast, aggressive, and physical." Follow Dispatch sports writer Brett Hudson... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Brown filling in for Thomas up front for MSUsuccess suggests he enters the game, stuffs a run, and exits. "(Brown) has tak
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
success suggests he enters the game, stuffs a run, and exits. "(Brown) has taken a bigger role," MSU defensive coordinator Todd Grantham said. "My philosophy on that is injury creates depth. You may be afraid to play a guy because you have an older... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Tackles for loss help fuel Auburn defenseability to generate negative plays helped keep MSU off balance. It illustrates
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
ability to generate negative plays helped keep MSU off balance. It illustrates why MSU defensive coordinator Todd Grantham chases negative plays so intently. "I think it's important you do find a way to get people behind the sticks... Read more
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ajc.com
What opponents said after losing to Falcons, Tech, UGAJoshua L. Jones/APGeorgia coach Kirby Smart (left) shakes hands with Mississipp
ajc.com / Posted 22 days ago
Joshua L. Jones/APGeorgia coach Kirby Smart (left) shakes hands with Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham after UGA's win in Athens. (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP) The Falcons, Georgia Tech and Georgia all won last... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Harris hopes MSU has better week of practicebetter. We flew to the ball today. We got 11 hats to the ball every snap." MSU
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
better. We flew to the ball today. We got 11 hats to the ball every snap." MSU coach Dan Mullen and defensive coordinator Todd Grantham saw the same thing. Anyone asked would agree last week's practice was nowhere near the quality of the week... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
No. 11 UGA dominates No. 17 Mississippi State in 31-3 dismantlingback to his home state for Fitzgerald from Richmond Hill near Savannah and anot
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
back to his home state for Fitzgerald from Richmond Hill near Savannah and another lopsided loss for defensive coordinator Todd Grantham against the team where he served in that position from 2010-13. Georgia beat Grantham and Louisville in the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Gameday Blog: Georgia-Mississippi Stateis for 82 degrees and falling to 70 by 11 p.m., according to WSB meteorologist
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
is for 82 degrees and falling to 70 by 11 p.m., according to WSB meteorologist Katie Walls. You might have heard that Todd Grantham returns to Athens for his first game between the hedges since the 2013 season. “They reflect him,” offensive... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Mississippi State at Georgia | About today’s gameState since 1989. Mississippi State is coming off a 37-7 win over LSU (then ran
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
State since 1989. Mississippi State is coming off a 37-7 win over LSU (then ranked No. 12). Former Georgia defensive coordinator Todd Grantham now holds the same position at Mississippi State and includes six players from the state... Read more
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ajc.com
Familiarity abounds in Georgia, Mississippi State face-offan opportunity in their divisions. Both share a bond with former UGA and curren
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
an opportunity in their divisions. Both share a bond with former UGA and current Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham. And it can be argued both are exceeding expectations thus far. “Our defense is kind of similar to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
No. 17 Mississippi St faces No. 17 Georgia in early SEC testDame with two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a sack. GRANTHAM'S D:
KTVN Reno / Posted 26 days ago
Dame with two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a sack. GRANTHAM'S D: Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham is returning to the school where he held the same position under former Georgia coach Mark Richt from... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
No. 17 Mississippi St faces No. 17 Georgia in early SEC testDame with two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a sack. GRANTHAM'S D:
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 26 days ago
Dame with two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a sack. GRANTHAM'S D: Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham is returning to the school where he held the same position under former Georgia coach Mark Richt from... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
No. 17 Mississippi St faces No. 17 Georgia in early SEC testDame with two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a sack. GRANTHAM'S D:
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
Dame with two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a sack. GRANTHAM'S D: Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham is returning to the school where he held the same position under former Georgia coach Mark Richt from... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
No. 17 Mississippi St faces No. 17 Georgia in early SEC testDame with two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a sack. GRANTHAM'S D:
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 26 days ago
Dame with two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a sack. GRANTHAM'S D: Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham is returning to the school where he held the same position under former Georgia coach Mark Richt from... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Abram's energy lifts MSU's defensecoach Ron English was coaching a position given different responsibilities in t
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
coach Ron English was coaching a position given different responsibilities in the system of new defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, and it all came as a crop of new players entered via position changes and junior colleges. The transformative... Read more
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ajc.com
UGA player, now at Miss. State, wants to ‘beat the brakes off’ Georgiaelaborate. “That’s it,” Carter said. Carter did have good things to say about
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
elaborate. “That’s it,” Carter said. Carter did have good things to say about Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, who recruited Carter when Grantham was still at Georgia. Grantham left about a month before signing day, which... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Rick Neuheisel: The Key For Vanderbilt Is Balance, Big Plays Against Tidethey grow in his system. But, maybe the biggest difference at Mississippi Stat
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
they grow in his system. But, maybe the biggest difference at Mississippi State is the addition of defensive coordinator Todd Grantham. Todd Grantham would win the Frank Broyles award given to the outstanding assistant coach every year based on... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Rick Neuheisel: The Key For Vanderbilt Is Balance, Big Plays Against Tidethey grow in his system. But, maybe the biggest difference at Mississippi Stat
CBS Baltimore / Posted 27 days ago
they grow in his system. But, maybe the biggest difference at Mississippi State is the addition of defensive coordinator Todd Grantham. Todd Grantham would win the Frank Broyles award given to the outstanding assistant coach every year based on... Read more
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CBS Denver
Rick Neuheisel: The Key For Vanderbilt Is Balance, Big Plays Against Tidethey grow in his system. But, maybe the biggest difference at Mississippi Stat
CBS Denver / Posted 27 days ago
they grow in his system. But, maybe the biggest difference at Mississippi State is the addition of defensive coordinator Todd Grantham. Todd Grantham would win the Frank Broyles award given to the outstanding assistant coach every year based on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Vandy not retreating vs. Bama16th in scoring defense (13.3 points) and 37th in total defense (304.7 yards).
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
16th in scoring defense (13.3 points) and 37th in total defense (304.7 yards). Mississippi State defensive coordinator Todd Grantham will make his first appearance at Sanford Stadium on Saturday since holding the same position at Georgia from... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Kirby Smart delivers kudos to #17 Mississippi State ahead of matchupbritches? UGA features standout running back Nick Chubb. Kirby Smart gave plen
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 28 days ago
britches? UGA features standout running back Nick Chubb. Kirby Smart gave plenty of kudos to MSU's defense. "I've known Todd Grantham for a long time," Smart said. "He used to come and talk ball with us when I was at LSU on Nick Saban's staff.... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Mississippi State TE coach knows UGA personnel well, but coaches don’t see it as much of a factorSmart: ‘’Everybody knows our personnel. They’ve got tape, they watch tape. What
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
Smart: ‘’Everybody knows our personnel. They’ve got tape, they watch tape. What does he know that (defensive coordinator) Todd Grantham doesn’t know? I honestly don’t think that there are any secrets. What we’ve put on tape, in all of our games... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Fitzgerald leads No. 17 MSU back to Georgiapipeline to Georgia is strong. MSU (3-0, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) has two
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
pipeline to Georgia is strong. MSU (3-0, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) has two assistant coaches -- defensive coordinator Todd Grantham and tight ends coach D.J. Looney -- and eight players with connections to Georgia. Those coaches and players... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Todd Grantham a Sanford Stadium visitor for the first timeATHENS, Ga. — Todd Grantham walked the home sideline inside Sanford Stadium as
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
ATHENS, Ga. — Todd Grantham walked the home sideline inside Sanford Stadium as Georgia's defensive coordinator from 2010 to 2013. Grantham will make his first appearance in Sanford as the visiting defensive coordinator Saturday night when No. 17... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Eye-opening win pushes No. 17 Mississippi St into spotlightis rolling, Mississippi State's defense has given up just 28 points all season.
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted a month ago
is rolling, Mississippi State's defense has given up just 28 points all season. Mullen hired veteran defensive coordinator Todd Grantham to replace Peter Sirmon during the offseason, and the improvement has been immediate. The Bulldogs gave up... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Mississippi State-Georgia becomes a marquee SEC matchupState is fourth in the nation in total defense (206.0 yards per game) and sixth
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted a month ago
State is fourth in the nation in total defense (206.0 yards per game) and sixth in scoring defense (9.3) under Todd Grantham, the former Georgia defensive coordinator. Mississippi State tops the SEC and is 11th nationally in scoring at... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Honeymoon over for Orgeron after routjust 10 yards on five carries in the second half to finish with 76 on 15 rushes
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
just 10 yards on five carries in the second half to finish with 76 on 15 rushes. State's stout defense of new coordinator Todd Grantham ignored the Tigers' bells and whistles motion, not even adjusting at the line as if to mock LSU. Then it just... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia cruises to 42-14 win over Samford as SEC play beckonsa matchup of 3-0 Bulldog teams that suddenly will have plenty of national inter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
a matchup of 3-0 Bulldog teams that suddenly will have plenty of national interest and marks the first game in Athens for Todd Grantham, the former Georgia defensive coordinator now in the same position under Dan Mullen. Up by 14 at the half,... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
BOZICH & CRAWFORD | Louisville vs. Clemson -- Split Decisioncoordinator Peter Sirmon dial up fixes for a unit that is allowing 50 yards per
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
coordinator Peter Sirmon dial up fixes for a unit that is allowing 50 yards per game more than it did last season under Todd Grantham? Sorry, Coach Corso. That’s the matchup that I believe will determine the winner Saturday night. Eric’s Pick:... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
For LSU, real season starts Saturdaythat's when it's going to be the loudest." 2.MISSISSIPPI STATE DEFENSE: The Bu
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
that's when it's going to be the loudest." 2.MISSISSIPPI STATE DEFENSE: The Bulldogs' defense of first-year coordinator Todd Grantham could be as bothersome to Etling and company as the noise. State is No. 1 in the SEC in pass defense with just... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
LSU offense sees changes under Canadaarrival of Canada has transformed an offense that MSU would have had familiarit
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
arrival of Canada has transformed an offense that MSU would have had familiarity with. MSU defensive coordinator Todd Grantham worked as defensive coordinator last season at Louisville, which faced LSU in the Citrus Bowl. "A lot more... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Behind enemy lineseach of the last three seasons, will be under the direction of first-year coord
The Times and Democrat / Posted 1 months ago
each of the last three seasons, will be under the direction of first-year coordinator Peter Sirmon — who takes over for Todd Grantham, who left for Mississippi State. Sirmon, who served as defensive coordinator at Mississippi State prior to... Read more
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