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Post spring receivers review

Junior De'Runnya Wilson returns as Mississippi State's top receiver from 2014. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

Mississippi State not only returns the Southeastern Conference’s top quarterback in Dak Prescott but also has one of the league’s deepest receiving corps coming back. The Bulldogs did lose Jameon Lewis and Robert Johnson and had Jamoral Graham move to

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MSU sports excel in APR scores

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All 16 of Mississippi State’s varsity sports excelled in the NCAA’s annual report of Academic Progress Rates (APR), the association announced on Wednesday. For the second straight year, the nationally-ranked women’s golf team led the way with a 992 score.

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Rayford relishes redshirt experience

Redshirt freshman cornerback Chris Rayford made a dozen tackles during Mississippi State's three spring scrimmages. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Deshea Townsend served as Chris Rayford‘s recruiter and was the primary reason he chose Mississippi State. Rayford wanted to hone his secondary skills from the former two-time Super Bowl champion cornerback who is entering his third season as an assistant

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Video: Manny Diaz

Mississippi State defensive coordinator Manny Diaz discusses being back in Starkville and his impressions of the defense during the spring. Diaz also shares how he plans to help the Bulldogs increase their turnover numbers in 2015.

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MSU has 36 student-athletes graduate this spring

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Thirty-six Mississippi State Bulldogs officially earned their academic degrees in 2015 spring commencement ceremonies held on campus. For the first time in school history, Bulldog scholarship athletes finished the fall and spring semesters with over a 3.0 cumulative grade point

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Tulane backs out of 2016 game

Mississippi State is back in need of an opponent for the 2016 football season. Tulane backed out of a trip to Starkville leaving the Bulldogs in search of a non-conference foe to face. The game against the Green Wave was

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Mullen talks post spring

Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen joined the rest of the league’s head coaches on the SEC coaches’ teleconference to talk about the Bulldogs’ spring practices. Here is a transcript of Mullen’s time on the call… Opening statement: Mullen: “We had a great spring. I’m

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Post spring running back review

Ashton Shumpert rushed for 274 yards and two touchdowns as a sophomore last season. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Losing a 1,000-yard back like Josh Robinson would cripple the ground game for some teams. Mississippi State however might even be better running the football next fall. Greg Knox coached a quartet of tailbacks that were effectively toting the ball this

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Jones signs free agent contract with Miami

Former Tupelo and Mississippi State defensive tackle P.J. Jones signed a free agent contract with the Miami Dolphins. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

The Orange Bowl may not have been P.J. Jones‘ final appearance at Sun Life Stadium. The former Tupelo and Mississippi State standout signed a free agent contract with the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Jones appeared in 45 games during his

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Six Bulldogs sign free agent deals

Mississippi State tied a modern era record with five players selected in the 2015 NFL Draft. Immediately following the conclusion of the draft, six more Bulldogs signed free agent contracts and will join their teammates at the next level. Guard

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Robinson drafted by Colts in sixth round

Josh Robinson was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday.  (AP Photo/David Stephenson)

Running back Josh Robinson was the fifth and final Mississippi State player taken in the 2015 NFL Draft. Robinson was the 29th player picked in the sixth round (205th overall) by the Indianapolis Colts. In Indianapolis, Robinson will be in

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