Five Bulldogs on Coaches All-SEC team

Benardrick McKinney, Jamerson Love, Jameon Lewis, Dak Prescott and Chris Jones were selected to the Coaches All-SEC team. (Photo courtesy of MSU Athletics)

Five Mississippi State players were selected to the All-SEC team by the league’s coaches. Sophomore defensive lineman Chris Jones and junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney were picked to the second team while senior wide receiver Jameon Lewis, junior quarterback Dak Prescott

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Mississippi State commitment preview

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Each week the Daily Journal will preview the weekly games of Mississippi State’s current commitments. The Bulldogs currently have 31 verbal commitments and their 2015 class is rated 13th nationally by 247Sports.com. 2015 Commitments Tommy Champion Position: Offensive tackle Height/

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Talking SEC Football

Daily Journal beat writers Parrish Alford and Logan Lowery sat down to talk about the fall camps of both Ole Miss and Mississippi State leading into the season openers for both.

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Know thy foe: Kentucky

Za'Darius Smith was heavily recruited by Mississippi State out of East Mississippi Community College. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Game day: Oct. 25 at Commonwealth Stadium (67,942) in Lexington. Series: Kentucky leads 21-20 overall and 13-8 in Lexington. Last meeting: MSU won 28-22 in Starkville last season. Head coach: Mark Stoops 2-10 in one year at Kentucky and overall.

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HDVideo: DeAndre Ward

Mississippi State linebacker DeAndre Ward made national headlines earlier this week when a video of him receiving a scholarship during a team meeting went viral. Ward spoke with the media on Wednesday about the emotional experience and what the aftermath

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Collins excited about experience on defense

Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins met with the media shortly after taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Collins talked about the experience he has back on defense, especially with his linebacker corps. He also discussed the touching scene when walk-on

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Know thy foe: Auburn

Jermaine Whitehead is one of two former MSU commitments on Auburn's roster. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Game day: Oct. 11 at Davis Wade Stadium (61,337) Series: Auburn leads 61-24-2 overall and 12-5-1 in Starkville. Last meeting: Auburn won 24-20 in Auburn last season. Head coach: Gus Malzahn 12-2 in one year at AU and 21-5 in

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HDVideo: Justin Malone

Mississippi State junior offensive lineman Justin Malone talks about his first day working at right tackle following the injury to Damien Robinson. Malone also discusses how training camp has gone after missing most of the 2013 season and all of

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Hevesy updates offensive line status

Mississippi State offensive line coach John Hevesy updated the status of his position group following the loss of right tackle Damien Robinson. Robinson tore his ACL and was lost for the year leaving Hevesy to do some reshuffling of some

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HDVideo: Justin Senior

The season-ending injury to right tackle Damien Robinson has meant more pressure placed on sophomore Justin Senior. The 6-foot-5, 295-pound Canadian started one game for the Bulldogs last season but is now being counted on more than ever with the

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Walk-on kicker McGrath leaves MSU

Walk-on kicker J.J. McGrath has left the MSU football team. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Kicker J.J. McGrath has left the Mississippi State football team. The 6-foot-2, 220-pound left-footer walked on after transferring in from Michigan where he redshirted as a true freshman last fall. McGrath went through fall camp with the Bulldogs and was

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