ArrowDownFill 1arrow-small-lineFill 1Cooking Light - EasyCooking Light - FastCooking Light - So GoodCooking Light - How-ToCooking Light - Staff FaveCooking Light Badge - Wow!GroupClose IconEmailEmpty Star IconLike Cooking Light on FacebookFull Star IconShapePage 1 Copy 3Page 1 Copy 2Grid IconHalf Star IconFollow Cooking Light on InstagramList IconMenu IconPrintSearch IconSpeech BubbleFollow Cooking Light on SnapchatFollow Cooking Light on TwitterWatch Cooking Light on YouTubeplay-iconWatch Cooking Light on Youtube

The Game Plan: Alabama vs. Mississippi State

College football fans, get ready. ESPN's College GameDay is returning to the SEC this weekend for a heated matchup between the No. 1 ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs and the No. 5 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide. Various sources predict that the Bulldogs undefeated run will come to end in Tuscaloosa this weekend, crediting the Tide with having the one of the strongest defenses in the nation. What do you think will be the outcome of Saturday's game?

Tailgating reigns supreme in the South, and both teams have a dedicated fan base that are sure to set up camp on the quad in T-Town long before the game begins. Tide fans, get out there early to secure your spot and bring along a tailgating brunch while you're at it! The game is relatively early, so it's sure to be a day full of football, food, and fun. We've put together a brunch-themed tailgating menu for both teams, so you won't have to enter the stadium hungry tomorrow.

 

Alabama Crimson Tide Menu

Simple Grits with Toppings

Fried Chicken Bites

Roll Tide Breakfast Rolls

Coffee Cake Pound Cake

Mississippi State Bulldogs Menu

Sausage, Biscuit, and Gravy Bake

Cornmeal-and-Brown Sugar-Crusted Bacon

Praline-Pecan French Toast

Bulldog Cupcakes

See our A-Z Guide to Tailgating for more incredibly delicious recipes.

Stay tuned for our Game Plan every Friday at 3:00 PM EST, and tweet your #GamePlan to us @My_Recipes.