Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils football
2022 Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils football team
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First season1953
Head coachVincent Dancy
4th season, 8–29 (.216)
StadiumRice–Totten Stadium
(capacity: 10,000)
Field surfaceNatural grass
LocationItta Bena, Mississippi
All-time record248–326–10 (.433)
Playoff appearances1
Playoff record0–1
ColorsForest green and white[1]

The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils are the college football team representing the Mississippi Valley State University. The Delta Devils play in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision as a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). Jerry Rice and Deacon Jones, considered two of the greatest American football players of all time, spent their college days playing for the team.



Conference memberships

College Football Hall of Fame members

Alumni in the NFL

Over 25 Mississippi Valley State alumni have played in the National Football League (NFL), including:



  1. ^ MVSU Style Guide (PDF). July 1, 2015. Retrieved April 9, 2016.
  2. ^ "Miss. Valley St. Players/Alumni". Pro-Football-Reference.com.