You’d think opponents would have learned not to trash talk Kentucky RB Benny Snell Jr., especially since he’s gone for more than 1,000 yards each of the past two years and is well on his way to a third 1,000-yard season.

However, on Monday, Mississippi State RB Kylin Hill responded to Snell’s confident quotes with a series of laughing emojis on Twitter.

You can see the since-deleted response below, which came as a reply to Snell saying he was going to run well against the Bulldogs’ tough defense on Saturday:

Even though Hill deleted the tweet, Snell seemed to address it with the following tweet:

To be fair, both Snell and Hill are having impressive seasons, but Hill still has a ways to go to reach Snell’s level.

The fireworks are already beginning to fly ahead of Saturday’s SEC East-West rivalry game!