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Media picks MSU to finish fifth in SEC West

Mississippi State has been picked to finish fifth in the SEC Western Division by media members attending SEC Media Days this week. The Bulldogs received one vote to win the SEC outright and four players were picked preseason All-SEC. Junior

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SEC Media Days: Benardrick McKinney

Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney answered questions at SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala., on Tuesday. (Video courtesy of the SEC) (Video by Brandon Speck)

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More recognition for McKinney

The recognition continues to come in for Mississippi State rising junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney. McKinney was named to watch lists for both the Butkus and Lombardi Awards on Monday after having been added to the Bednarik Award and Nagurski Trophy

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Post spring linebacker review

Junior Benardrick McKinney was the Bulldogs leading tackler last season with 71 stops. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Linebacker is a position Mississippi State is fairly stable at exiting the spring. The Bulldogs have two full units of linebackers they fell comfortable putting out there in any situation which bodes well in keeping guys fresh and also in

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McKinney named to Nagurski Trophy watch list

Mississippi State’s Benardrick McKinney was named to another watch list. The junior linebacker from Tunica was named to the Bednarik Award watch list earlier in the week and was selected to the Nagurski Trophy watch list on Thursday. The Nagurski

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Back in the saddle again

I’m back in the Magnolia State after spending the past week in Tucson, Ariz., with my daughter for a much needed vacation. I think it’s gonna take a few days to adjust back to this time zone, especially after getting

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Saturday scrimmage stats

Cedric Jiles made five tackles and had an interception during Saturday's scrimmage. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Scoring: 49-yard field goal by Evan Sobiesk 33-yard field goal by Westin Graves Gus Walley 37-yard pass from Dak Prescott (Graves kick) 35-yard field goal by Sobiesk Jameon Lewis 48-yard pass from Prescott (Sobiesk kick) 24-yard field goal by #41

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Friday practice notes

Sophomore defensive tackle Nick James has had a solid first week of spring. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Here are a few notes from Friday’s spring practice at Mississippi State. I’m a little late getting these up tonight due to practice and the baseball game going back-to-back. Today was the Bulldogs first day in pads. Sophomore wide receiver

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Johnson excited about future at MSU

New Mississippi State quarterbacks coach Brian Johnson reunited with his former coaches at Utah Dan Mullen, John Hevesy and Billy Gonzales on the Bulldogs staff. The former Utes signal caller met with the media for the first time since being

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Mullen signing day press conference

Mississippi State signed 23 players on Wednesday marking Dan Mullen‘s sixth recruiting class at the helm of the Bulldogs. Mullen met with the media Wednesday afternoon to discuss the class. The following is a transcript of that press conference. Opening

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Liberty Bowl defensive press conference

Members of Mississippi State’s defense met with the media Sunday night. Defensive coordinator Geoff Collins, sophomore linebacker Benardrick McKinney and sophomore cornerback Taveze Calhoun shared their thoughts on the upcoming Liberty Bowl.    

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