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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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Logan’s heroes: UT Martin

Dak Prescott, Deantae Glover

After each win, Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal recognizes several players and a coach that had outstanding performances and played a major role in Mississippi State’s victory. Check out who his offensive, defensive, special teams, freshman and coach of the week

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Monday with Mullen

Dan Mullen, Will Redmond

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen held his weekly press conference on Monday to discuss the top-ranked Bulldogs win over Arkansas and preview their homecoming game against  UT-Martin. The following is a transcript of Mullen’s time at the podium. Opening Statement: “Looking back,

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Monday with Mullen

Dan Mullen

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen met with the media Monday to review the Bulldogs 48-31 win over Texas A&M  and preview the upcoming matchup against second-ranked Auburn. Here’s a transcript of Mullen’s weekly press conference… Below is a transcript

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Walk-on kicker McGrath leaves MSU

Walk-on kicker J.J. McGrath has left the MSU football team. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Kicker J.J. McGrath has left the Mississippi State football team. The 6-foot-2, 220-pound left-footer walked on after transferring in from Michigan where he redshirted as a true freshman last fall. McGrath went through fall camp with the Bulldogs and was

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Bell and Sobiesk seeking consistency

Last season both Devon Bell and Evan Sobiesk struggled with consistency kicking field goals. Now with Bell’s focusing solely on punting and kicking off, Sobiesk is continuing his quest to become the Bulldogs placekicker. Both special teams players spoke about

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Mullen speaks at MSU Media Day

Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen spoke to the media on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State held its annual on-campus media day on Saturday with head coach Dan Mullen answering questions for nearly half an hour from media members around the state. Mullen spoke about his team’s expectations for the season and also gave

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Post spring special teams review

Devon Bell will concentrate on punting and kicking off and will no longer kick field goals for the Bulldogs. (Thomas Campbell/ USA Today Sports)

Mississippi State’s field goal consistency was miserable last season and from what I saw this spring there wasn’t much of an improvement. The Bulldogs made just 10 of 21 field goals last season which ranked 122nd nationally. That’s bad folks,

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Signing class evaluation: Defense/ Special teams

Having previously worked for Rivals.com for five years prior to my arrival at The Daily Journal, I have had my share of experience with the recruiting process. I have spent countless hours at high school and junior college games and

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Logan’s Heroes: Egg Bowl

After each win, Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal recognizes several players and a coach that had outstanding performances and played a major role in Mississippi State’s victory. Check out who his offensive, defensive, special teams and coach of the

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Monday with Mullen

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CEg7pfJP4v8[/youtube] Arkansas has lost seven straight games but you would never know it listening to Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen. The Bulldogs will face a much different Razorback team than the one they defeated 45-14 in Starkville last fall. Arkansas

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