Monthly Archives: September 2012

Blog Bag Answers: Off-Week Edition

Sure, it’s an off week for MSU, but y’all still gave me a few good questions. So here are a few good answers. Have a great weekend. Q: What is the status of Tyler Russell‘s throwing hand? Had people at Troy

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SEC Power Rankings: The Dark [Insert Name] Rises

Hey there, people. It’s late, but here are this week’s SEC Power Rankings. They probably go down better with a nightcap anyway. Enjoy. ––––– Team (Pvs): Comment 1. Alabama (1): Nick Saban apparently is impervious to the inspirational words of

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Cohen Previews Fall, Talks Injuries (w/Video)

Mississippi State baseball coach John Cohen previewed fall practice today at Dudy Noble Field. The Bulldogs start full fall work Friday and will have a 4 p.m. open scrimmage. Scroll down for video of Cohen’s opening comments and his update on

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Video: Kaleb Eulls Talks

One video I didn’t post last night was of sophomore defensive end Kaleb Eulls. He’s been playing a good bit of tackle this year, too, and so that was one of the things he was asked about after practice Tuesday. He

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Week 5 Statshot: 399

Through four games, No. 21 Mississippi State (4-0, 1-0 SEC) is averaging 399.0 yards of offense. That ranks ninth in the SEC and 68th in the country. So, it’s respectable, but not great, and it seems a bit low when

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SEC Teleconference: Mullen Talks Injury Reports, Perkins, Love

Dan Mullen had a short session on today’s SEC coaches teleconference, likely because most of my fellow beat reporters were busy after the 11 a.m. unveiling of MSU’s uniforms for the Texas A&M and Ole Miss games. They look pretty

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On the Links: Notebook, Sportsfest, Jennings

Next game: No. 21 MSU (4-0, 1-0 SEC) at Kentucky (1-3, 0-1), Oct. 6, 11:21 a.m., SEC Network (Dave Neal, Andre Ware and Cara Capuano) ––––– Good morning, people. I have a lot of links and some other info for you on

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Post-Practice Videos: Love, Perkins, Whitley

Hey, I’ve got some visual evidence of my chats with three MSU players tonight. So please enjoy cornerback Jamerson Love (Aberdeen), tailback LaDarius Perkins and safety Nickoe Whitley.

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Post-Practice Chat: Injuries, Green, Freshmen, Russell, Etc.

We spoke with Dan Mullen and players this evening, and let’s start with his injury report: • CB Cedric Jiles doubtful (broken hand) • DL Devin Jones questionable (sprained shoulder) • TE Malcolm Johnson questionable (pectoral) • OL Tobias Smith questionable to

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Croom Film: A Sneak Peak and a Q&A

The latest installment of ESPN’s SEC “Storied” series airs tonight at 6 on ESPNU. “Croom” is, of course, about former Mississippi State football coach Sylvester Croom, who was the first black man hired as a head football coach in the SEC.

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Blog Bag: No Week Off Here

Just because it’s an off week for Mississippi State football doesn’t mean it’s an off week for the Blog Bag. Surely y’all have questions about this team one-third of the way through the season (I know I do). And don’t

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