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Video: Deontae Skinner

Former Mississippi State linebacker Deontae Skinner won a Super Bowl with the New England Patriots this past season. Skinner spoke about his experiences as a rookie on the practice squad and active roster.

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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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Bulldogs in the NFL

K.J. Wright

Mississippi State has had 18 former players active on NFL rosters this season. Each week, the Daily Journal 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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Three MSU linebackers in Super Bowl

Chris White will be one of three former MSU linebackers in the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Mississippi State linebackers coach Manny Diaz will watch today’s Super Bowl with a sense of pride. Three linebackers from his previous stint in Starkville will be on the sidelines representing the Bulldogs. K.J. Wright starts for the Seattle Seahawks while

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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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