Riding a four-game winning streak, Mississippi State remained No. 16 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings unveiled.

MSU is seeking bowl eligibility as the Bulldogs, winners of two straight, travel to face No. 24 Texas A&M at 6:15 p.m. CT Saturday on ESPN from Kyle Field. It will be MSU's fourth game vs. a Top 25 team (1-2).State is currently in fifth place in the SEC West at 2-2. The Aggies are in a tie for third place at 3-1.

For many, football is a battle fought on the field. But for senior linebackers Dez Harris and Traver Jung, their war records include battles fought in the training room.

A battle of Top 25 teams will be the scene Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Ala., as No. 24 Mississippi State travels to take on No. 13 Auburn at 5 p.m. CT. Head coach Dan Mullen previewed the SEC Western Division matchup at his weekly news conference Monday.

Junior quarterback Nick Fitzgerald continues to reel in preseason recognition after being placed on the Manning Award watch list as one of the top 30 quarterbacks in the nation heading into the 2017 season.