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Mississippi State has had 18 former players active on NFL rosters this season. Each week, the Daily Jounal checks in on how those Bulldog alumni are performing at the professional level Denico Autry Height/ Weight: 6-5, 273 Team: Oakland Raiders

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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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Autry, Skinner added as free agents

Denico Autry, Patrick Towles

Two more former Mississippi State players signed free agent contracts on Sunday bringing the Bulldogs list to five that now have NFL futures. Defensive end Denico Autry has agreed to terms with the Green Bay Packers while linebacker Deontae Skinner

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MSU holds Pro Day

Mississippi State’s 2013 football senior class showcased its talent in front of  24 NFL teams on Wednesday as part of the school’s annual Pro Day at the Leo Seal  Jr. Football Complex and Palmeiro Center. Six Bulldogs took part in 

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Collins signs two-year extension worth $1.2M

Geoff Collins’ stock rose following his first season as Mississippi State’s full-time defensive coordinator. So much so that Collins was offered a contract extension and raise to keep him in Starkville. The 42-year old signed a two-year deal worth $1.2

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Three Bulldogs shine in Saturday all-star games

Saturday saw three Mississippi State seniors participate in all-star showcases. Running back LaDarius Perkins represented the Bulldogs in the East-West Shrine game in St. Petersburg, Fla. Perkins helped lead the East to victory with 114 all-purpose yards. Perkins finished second

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Four seniors participating in all-star games

Mississippi State has four seniors representing the Bulldogs in all-star games this postseason. Running back LaDarius Perkins will play in the East West Shrine Game in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Saturday televised on the NFL Network at 3 p.m. Perkins

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Sunday post practice interviews

Mississippi State concluded its third bowl practice Sunday evening with temperatures dropping into the 20’s. Defensive coordiantor Geoff Collins, defensive lineman Chris Jones as well as linebackers Benardrick McKinney and Deontae Skinner spoke about the Bulldogs work preparing for the

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Sunday bowl practice notes

It was a very chilly evening standing out to watch practice tonight so I hope all of you read this in the warmth of your homes or offices. Mississippi State concluded its third bowl practice Sunday night around 8 p.m.

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Sunday conversation with Dan Mullen

When Dan Mullen first arrived at Mississippi State in Dec. 2008, he began to rekindle the Egg Bowl rivalry by taking verbal jabs at Ole Miss by refusing to refer to the school by name. Mullen’s tactic worked as the

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Sunday conversation with Dan Mullen

All six of Dan Mullen's losses this season have come to teams currently ranked in the top 18. (AP Photo/ Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State battled top-ranked Alabama for four quarters Saturday night. The Bulldogs held the Crimson Tide to their lowest point total of the season and forced four turnovers. But in the end Alabama proved to be too high a mountain

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