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MSU cleared in NCAA investigation

Former MSU defensive tackle Fletcher Cox celebrates during the 2012 Music City Bowl.  (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Mississippi State is off the hook as far as the NCAA is concerned for alleged inappropriate benefits provided to former football players in a Yahoo! Sports report last September. CBS Sports college football insider Jeremy Fowler reported Sunday that the

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Bulldogs in the NFL

Mississippi State has had 19 former players active on NFL rosters this season. Each week, Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal checks in on how those Bulldog alumni are performing at the professional level. Vick Ballard Height/ Weight: 5-10, 224

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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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Bumphis, Cox named in Yahoo! Sports story for accepting benefits

Former Tupelo standout Chad Bumphis was named in a Yahoo! Sports story for allegedly receiving improper benefits. (AP Photo/ Rogelio V. Solis)

Former Mississippi State football players Chad Bumphis and Fletcher Cox were both named in a Yahoo! Sports story by Rand Getlin and Charles Robinson. According to the story, former Alabama defensive end Luther Davis purchased airfare tickets totaling $1,259.50 from

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Boyd Drafted by Packers in Late Fifth Round

Former Mississippi State defensive tackle Josh Boyd was selected by Green Bay late in the fifth round of the NFL Draft this afternoon. He was the 34th player taken in that round, 167th overall. Boyd started three games his freshman year

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Banks Named Second-Team All-American by AP

Mississippi State senior cornerback Johnthan Banks has been named a second-team All-American by the Associated Press. The team was released this morning. It’s the third consecutive year MSU has had a player named to the AP’s All-American squad. Defensive tackle Fletcher Cox

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Mullen Presser: On Halftime Adjustments, Slow Starts, QB Pressure

Dan Mullen answered questions at his press conference today, reviewing last week’s 38-13 loss to Texas A&M and looking ahead to this week’s game at No. 9 LSU. He was asked a lot about the offensive and defensive struggles, and

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