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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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Mullen talks Skyhawks

Dan Mullen is 1-0 against UT-Martin. (AP Photo/Kerry Smith)

  Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen joined the rest of the league’s head coaches on the SEC coaches’ teleconference to talk about the Bulldogs’ upcoming game against UT Martin. Here is a transcript of Mullen’s time on the call… Opening statement: Mullen: “We’ve had

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McKinney named Bednarik Award semifinalist

  Mississippi State linebacker Benardrick McKinney was selected as a semifinalist for the Chuck Bednarik Award. McKinney was one of 20 finalists announced Monday for the award given to the nation’s most outstanding defensive player. The 6-foot-5, 249-pounder from Tunica

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McKinney named Butkus Award semifinalist

Mississippi State junior Benardrick McKinney was one of 15 players selected as a semifinalist for the Butkus Award, given to the nation’s top linebacker. McKinney is the Bulldogs leading tackler with 45 stops, six for loss, three sacks, two pass

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Postgame interviews: Kentucky

No. 1 Mississippi State remained undefeated and improved to 4-0 in SEC play following a 45-31 win at Kentucky. Following the game, the Daily  Journal caught up with defensive end Kaleb Eulls, linebacker Beniquez Brown, quarterback Dak Prescott, running back

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Monday with Mullen

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Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen held his weekly press conference on Monday to discuss the top-ranked Bulldogs bye week and preview their match-up at Kentucky this weekend. The following is a transcript of Mullen’s time at the podium. Opening

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MSU Media Day: Rick Ray

  Mississippi State held its annual on-campus media day on Wednesday. Men’s basketball coach Rick Ray shared his thoughts about the upcoming season. The following is a transcript of his time at the podium… Opening Statement … “First and foremost, I

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HDVideo: Benardrick McKinney

Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney has been the Bulldogs leading tackler for the last two seasons. McKinney talks about facing Auburn’s up-tempo offense on Saturday and what will be his focus when making pre-snap reads.

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HDVideo: Benardrick McKinney

Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney discusses the defensive lapses last week and what must be corrected on the road at South Alabama this weekend.

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HDVideo: Benardrick McKinney

Mississippi State junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney discusses Southern Miss’ offense and also how he works hand-in-hand with the Bulldogs defensive linemen.

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Five Bulldogs on Coaches All-SEC team

Benardrick McKinney, Jamerson Love, Jameon Lewis, Dak Prescott and Chris Jones were selected to the Coaches All-SEC team. (Photo courtesy of MSU Athletics)

Five Mississippi State players were selected to the All-SEC team by the league’s coaches. Sophomore defensive lineman Chris Jones and junior linebacker Benardrick McKinney were picked to the second team while senior wide receiver Jameon Lewis, junior quarterback Dak Prescott

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