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Know thy foe: Arkansas

Alex Collins was the SEC Freshman of the Year in 2013. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

Game day: Nov. 1 at Davis Wade Stadium (61,337) in Starkville Series: Arkansas leads 15-8-1 overall and 6-5 in Starkville. Last meeting: MSU won 24-17 in overtime in Little Rock last season. Head coach: Brett Bielema 3-9 in one season

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Countdown to Kickoff: 9 Days

We’re counting down to MSU’s season opener against Oklahoma State on Aug. 31, giving you a significant number to ponder as August trudges on. Today’s number is… ––––– 9. MSU has a chance to reverse a bad trend right off

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2014 Football Schedule Breakdown: Vandy Added; Egg Bowl on Saturday

The SEC has released the 2014 football schedule, which means we now know Mississippi State’s entire slate for next fall. Of note, the Bulldogs’ rotating cross-divisional opponent will be Vanderbilt. The teams last met in 2009, with MSU taking a

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Countdown to Kickoff: 15 Days

We’re counting down to MSU’s season opener against Oklahoma State on Aug. 31, giving you a significant number to ponder as August trudges on. Today’s number is… ––––– 15. I wrote yesterday about MSU trying to compete for an SEC

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Countdown to Kickoff: 16 Days

We’re counting down to MSU’s season opener against Oklahoma State on Aug. 31, giving you a significant number to ponder as August trudges on. Today’s number is… ––––– 16. MSU coach Dan Mullen talks often about one of his major goals

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Premature Preview 2013: Arkansas

Previously: Oklahoma State, Alcorn State, Auburn, Troy, LSU, Bowling Green, Kentucky, South Carolina, Texas A&M, Alabama MSU plays its fourth and final road game of the year, at a place where it’s had no success. The Bulldogs are 0-6-1 in

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Putting a Ribbon on SEC Media Days

With the 2013 SEC Media Days in the books, I figured I’d try and wrap things up for you the best I could. Let’s start with some links. • My column on MSU quarterback Tyler Russell • My story on Alabama

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Day 2 at SEC Media Days

HOOVER, Ala. | Welcome to Day 2 of SEC Media Days, the busiest of the three here. Six teams will take part, including Mississippi State. Head coach Dan Mullen hits the main media room around 11:20 a.m., followed by three

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Experts: Bulldogs Appear Locked in As Regional Host

HOOVER, Ala. | Sometimes the NCAA selection committee will do funny things, but there seems little question that Mississippi State (42-16) will be announced as one of the 16 regional hosts Sunday night. The No. 16-ranked Bulldogs have solidified an

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Bulldogs Jumps to No. 16 in Baseball America Poll

Mississippi State (40-16) enters the postseason as the No. 16 team in the country. That’s according to the latest Baseball America poll, which came out today. The Bulldogs jumped eight spots from last week after beat Oral Roberts on Tuesday

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NCAA Résumé: Strong Finish Would Bolster MSU’s Hosting Hopes

With two weekends of SEC play remaining, No. 21 MSU (36-13, 13-11 SEC) is in solid position to earn an NCAA regional hosting berth. I broke the situation down in today’s Journal, so please give that a read. As I

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