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Three Bulldogs will miss 2014 season

Chad Bumphis, Ferlando Bohanna

Not among the 105 players who reported on Wednesday were senior linebacker Ferlando Bohanna, senior safety Dee Arrington and redshirt freshman defensive end Trent Simpson. Multiple concussions limited Bohanna to just the Bowling Green game last season, where he recorded

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Post spring safeties review

Justin Cox will move to safety for his senior season. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Mississippi State’s depth at safety took a major blow on the sixth play of the 2013 season. Jay Hughes ruptured his Achilles and was lost for the year bumping then sophomore Kendrick Market into a starting role. Market finished the

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Tuesday practice notes

Defensive backs Jahmere Irvin-Sills (25), Will Redmond (2) and Cedric Jiles (13) sprint through a drill during Tuesday's spring practice at Mississippi State. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State held its first spring practice Tuesday afternoon in shells and shorts. There was a light scrimmage at the end but of course without pads on it was limited. I’ll have a full notebook in tomorrow morning’s paper but

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Tuesday scrimmage statistics

Mississippi State scrimmaged inside Davis Wade Stadium Tuesday morning for its fifth practice of Liberty Bowl preparation. The scrimmage gave the younger players a final chance at significant reps before implementing the game plan for Rice begins on Wednesday. Here

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Monday bowl practice notes

Day four of Mississippi State’s Liberty Bowl practices is in the books. The Bulldogs worked for two hours Monday afternoon before film sessions and meetings to wrap up the day. Here are a few notes I jotted down in my

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Saturday bowl practice notes

Mississippi State worked for two hours on Saturday morning for its second bowl practice as graduation was going on simultaneously inside Humphrey Coliseum. Here are a few observations I jotted down in my handy dandy green notebook from this morning’s

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Monday with Mullen

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o_GrkSLBEmY[/youtube] 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

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Monday with Mullen

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vfBrPM9_-k[/youtube] STARKVILLE – It has been a somber week at Mississippi State after the passing of starting quarterback Dak Prescott’s mother Peggy. Peggy Prescott died Sunday morning at the age of 52 following a lengthy battle with colon cancer. “We’re

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Sunday conversation with Dan Mullen

STARKVILLE – Dan Mullen is 4-0 against Kentucky since taking over at Mississippi State in 2009. Those battles have been decided by 14 points or less with three games taking place in Lexington. Thursday Bulldogs will host Kentucky for just

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Collins says defense has “a bad taste in their mouth”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBJuNgZdV-Q&feature=c4-overview&list=UUBJ9xtq7cJ3v2H7H-O5cSoA[/youtube] STARKVILLE | Coming into last Saturday’s game Geoff Collins was concerned about Oklahoma State’s up-tempo offense and its potent passing attack. Although the defense played well in Collins’ debut as Mississippi State’s full-time defensive coordinator, the Bulldogs did struggle

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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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