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McKinney adds three more All-American honors

It has been quite the week for Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney. The 6-foot-5, 249-pounder added three more All-American honors to bring his total to six this postseason. McKinney picked up first team honors from the Football Writers Association

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McKinney selected as an SI All-American

Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney was selected as a first team All-American by Sports Illustrated on Tuesday. The 6-foot-5, 249-pounder from Tunica is the first Bulldog to be selected as a first team All-American by the publication and first

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Tuesday bowl practice notes

Student assistant coach and former player Ferlando Bohanna helped with linebacker drills on Tuesday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Monday’s practice was moved indoors due to inclement weather and was therefore closed to the media and public. Tuesday was the final open practice here on campus and drew a surprising amount of fans at practice for a chilly morning.

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Two Bulldogs named All-American

Mississippi State placed two players on the Associated Press All-American team that was announced on Tuesday. Junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney earned as spot on the second team while senior offensive guard Ben Beckwith was named to the third team. McKinney

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HDVideo: Benardrick McKinney

Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney speaks on facing Georgia Tech’s triple option offense.

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McKinney adds another honor

For the second straight day, Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney was selected as an All-American. On Friday it was ESPN who tabbed the 6-foot-5, 249-pounder with the honor. McKinney led the Bulldogs with 61 tackles, eight tackles for loss,

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Three Bulldogs named All-SEC by ESPN

The accolades continued for three Mississippi State players Friday who were selected All-Southeastern Conference by ESPN. Junior quarterback Dak Prescott and senior guard Ben Beckwith represented the Bulldogs on offense while junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney was picked on the defensive

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McKinney named All-American

Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney received more recognition this week after being named a Walter Camp All-American. McKinney was selected to the second team and was the first linebacker in school history to be picked for the honor from

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Mullen, five Bulldogs receive more honors

Dan Mullen received his third coach of the year award this week, this time from Athlon Sports.

Another day and yet more awards continue to roll in for Mississippi State and head coach Dan Mullen. Athlon Sports named Mullen its Southeastern Conference Coach of the Year while selecting five Bulldogs on its All-SEC squad. Junior quarterback Dak

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Coaches’ place five Bulldogs on All-SEC team

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Mississippi State placed five players on the All-Southeastern Conference team selected by the league’s coaches on Tuesday. Junior quarterback Dak Prescott represented the Bulldogs on the first team offense while senior defensive end Preston Smith and junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney

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McKinney selected as Lombardi Award semifinalist

Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney was selected as one of 12 semifinalist for the 45th Rotary Lombardi Award. The Lombardi Award is presented to the lineman of the year in college football. Finalists will be named on Nov. 20

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