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Saturday practice notes

Mississippi State quarterbacks coach Brian Johnson worked out alongside some of his signal callers during drills on Saturday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State finished its second week of spring practice on Saturday. It was the Bulldogs fifth session so far and also junior day, hosting dozens of high school recruits from around the country. Here are a few notes that I

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MSU holds on-campus pro day

The collective eyes of the NFL were focused in on Mississippi State as the Bulldogs held their annual pro day Wednesday with scouts from all 32 teams in attendance. It was a day for known commodities such as potential first

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Dixon transitions back to football

Rashun Dixon returned to football after a six year absence this past fall. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Excuse Rashun Dixon if he was a little rusty in his return to the gridiron this past fall. After spending six years in the Oakland Athletics organization, Dixon decided to hang up his spikes and return to play football at Mississippi

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Three Bulldogs to play in USA College Football Bowl

C.J. Duncan, Christian Holmes

Wide receiver Robert Johnson, tight end Brandon Hill and linebacker Christian Holmes will represent Mississippi State in the 21st annual USA College Football Bowl at 1 p.m. today at Newell Stadium in Jackson. Johnson, a 6-foot-1, 210-pounder, started 27 of his 46 career games. He caught 69 passes for

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Saturday bowl practice notes

Sophomore safety Kivon Coman has a pass break-up during Saturday's practice. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State had a quick turnaround after practicing Friday evening and was back at work early Saturday morning. It was the Bulldogs third practice in preparation for the Orange Bowl against Georgia Tech. Here are a few notes I jotted

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Friday bowl practice notes

Freshman quarterback Elijah Staley practiced with the football team on Friday while the basketball team was out of town. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State held its second bowl practice Friday afternoon after holding a closed initial bowl workout last Saturday. It was just the second practice that has been open this season and first since August. Here are a few notes I

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Monday with Mullen

Dan Mullen

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. You can also

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Tuesday with Mullen

Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen, left, confers with quarterback Damian Williams (11) between plays in the second half  against Southern Mississippi. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen bumped his weekly press conference back a day due to the Labor Day holiday. Mullen met with the media Tuesday inside the Leo Seal Football Complex to discuss the Bulldogs home date with UAB

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HDVideo: Brandon Hill

Mississippi State tight end Brandon Hill shares his thoughts on his position group and their versatility. The senior from Columbus also gives his expectations on his final season. [youtube][/youtube]  

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Post spring tight end review

One position Mississippi State should not have to worry about in the depth department is at tight end. The Bulldogs had six tight ends on the roster this spring and another on the way in the fall. If needed there

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Tuesday practice notes

Kivon Coman had a pick-six during pass skeleton drills on Tuesday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

It was an unseasonably chilly afternoon for football practice and I’ll admit that I chickened out and viewed practice from the comforts of the cafeteria inside the Seal Building. During the pass skeleton drill, sophomore safety Kivon Coman had a

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