I get it. Mississippi State is trying to
Mississippi State, no matter how much cooperation, is in trouble. The NCAA is flush with power, and the Mississippi State program has 'bound to get smacked around by someone eventually' written all over it. This could have program crippling implications, especially when you consider the fragile state the program is building out of.
PS. I am not sure of the implications for Georgia with Sheldon Dawson. We'll just have to keep an eye on that. If you have insight, please share in the comments.