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Post spring special teams review

Devon Bell will concentrate on punting and kicking off and will no longer kick field goals for the Bulldogs. (Thomas Campbell/ USA Today Sports)

Mississippi State’s field goal consistency was miserable last season and from what I saw this spring there wasn’t much of an improvement. The Bulldogs made just 10 of 21 field goals last season which ranked 122nd nationally. That’s bad folks,

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Sunday conversation with Dan Mullen

When Dan Mullen first arrived at Mississippi State in Dec. 2008, he began to rekindle the Egg Bowl rivalry by taking verbal jabs at Ole Miss by refusing to refer to the school by name. Mullen’s tactic worked as the

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Monday with Mullen

For the third consecutive week Mississippi State will square off against an opponent ranked inside the top 14. The Bulldogs have lost two straight on the road to South Carolina and Texas A&M and return home to square off against

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Sunday conversation with Dan Mullen

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State has played well to start its past two games but have had to hold on for victories in those games. The Bulldogs held a 21-13 halftime lead against Bowling Green and were shutout in the second

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Swedenburg on Ray Guy Award watch list

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State senior Baker Swedenburg has been nominated for the Ray Guy Award watch list given annually to the nation’s top punter. The former Heritage Academy standout from Columbus was a preseason All-SEC selection and is one of

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Report Card: Oklahoma State

Following each loss, Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal will give his opinion and grade out each position group for Mississippi State. ––––– Overview: It was a little strange for me watching Mississippi State play on TV. It was the

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Videos: Double Dose of Russell; Swedenburg Seeks Improvement

STARKVILLE | Today was Mississippi State’s football media day, and so we spent nearly 30 minutes asking coach Dan Mullen questions, and we caught up with a whole bunch of players and coaches. So yeah, I’ve got a lot to throw

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On the Links: Camp Begins; Intriguing Players; Recruiting News

Well hello, friends. Welcome to the wonderful world of August in Mississippi, the month that has us Southerners seriously considering a move to North Dakota. Ah, but we have a way of dealing with the heat: bad domestic beer and

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Gator Bowl Pregame: Bulldogs Look to Extend Bowl Streaks

Today’s Gator Bowl: MSU (8-4) vs. No. 21 Northwestern (9-3), EverBank Field, 11 a.m., ESPN2 (Bob Wischusen play-by-play, Danny Kanell analyst, Allison Williams sideline), XM 195, Sirius 123. ––––– JACKSONVILLE, Fla. | The final day of MSU’s 2012 season is upon us. The

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Gator Bowl Prediction: Intriguing Matchups Abound

• The matchup: MSU (8-4) vs. No. 21 Northwestern (9-3) • The kickoff: 11 a.m. CT, ESPN2 • The weather: We’re looking at temps in the low 60s by kickoff with a high of 67. Lots of sunshine, no chance of rain. • The

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On the Links: Run Struggles; Swedenburg Feature (w/Video)

Gator Bowl: MSU (8-4) vs. No. 21 Northwestern (9-3), EverBank Field, Tuesday, 11 a.m., ESPN2 (Bob Wischusen, Danny Kanell and Allison Williams) ––––– JACKSONVILLE, Fla. | Good morning, people. Hope you’re well, and I hope you have a few minutes to spare

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