Kody Schexnayder (senior punter from River Ridge, Louisiana)
Q) When you play Madden, who is your go-to team?
I stay with the Saints. I am very loyal to Drew Brees and my hometown of New Orleans.
Q) Who is the best Madden player on the MSU football team?
I don’t know. I heard KT [Keytaon Thompson] can play. He knows how to manage a game well.
Q) What is your favorite movie ever?
"Step Brothers." "Miracle," if we’re talking sports movies.
Q) What is your go-to pre-game song?
"Right Above It" by Lil Wayne.
Q) What is your favorite pizza topping?
We’re gonna clear this up right now. No pineapple at all, never allowed. I’m going (with), chicken.
Q) Thick or thin crust?
Q) Suppose you are at a family reunion. What food are you most looking forward to eating?
Q) What is the most must-see place in your hometown?
Probably Jackson Square.
Q) How many family members will you have in that stadium week one?
It’s gonna be packed. All my friends from high school and all their family members. They said they bought a bunch of tickets. I’m excited to go back and play in the Dome.
Q) What is your favorite place (to eat at) in Starkville?
Probably the Bin . I’m a big Bin guy right now.
Q) Who is the most interesting guy on this team?
Probably Tucker Day. He’s got a lot of things going for him (Tucker was sitting right next to him).
Q) Who is the best singer?
Big Stew [Stewart Reese].
Q) Who is the best dancer?
Dedrick Thomas can get down.
Q) The football team is having a 2v2 basketball tournament. Who is your first draft pick?
Cam Dantzler, no doubt. Cam Danztler can play basketball. He’s got a feel for the game, he can shoot it.
Q) Lebron or MJ?
It’s two different eras—but I’m going MJ.
Q) If you did not play football, what sport would you play?
Baseball. I loved baseball from the beginning. Baseball was my first love.
Q) Who was the best player you played against in high school?
Q) What do you see yourself doing when you are 50?
I hope that I am a recruiting coordinator somewhere in the SEC. Recruiting is always what I wanted to do, and that’s what I plan on doing as soon as I graduate—to go into recruiting and to stay in it.
Q) Who, on this team, is going to have their own tv show when they are 50?
Maybe Stanic [Matt Stanic] could do a cooking show. We don’t really have any guys ready for the camera yet, so it’s a toss up.