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Justin Malone is Mississippi State's most experienced offensive lineman. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

For the second time in as many years, Mississippi State is tasked with replacing one of its offensive guards who moved on to the NFL. First it was left guard Gabe Jackson and now the Bulldogs are filling the vacancy

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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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SEC awards Beckwith again

  For the second time in as many games, Mississippi State senior Ben Beckwith has been named the Southeastern Conference Offensive Lineman of the Week. Beckwith, a former walk-on from Benton Academy, earned his first career start at center Saturday

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Post spring guard review

Justin Malone is returning from a foot fracture that caused him to miss 12 games last fall. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Perhaps no player will have bigger shoes to fill in the fall than the guy who takes over for Gabe Jackson at left guard. Jackson has been a constant at that position for 52 consecutive games and will have to

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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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Perkins, Whitley agree to free agent deals

LaDarius Perkins agreed to a free agent deal with the Green Bay Packers on Saturday. (AP Photo/Kerry Smith)

Former Mississippi State safety Nickoe Whitley and running back LaDarius Perkins missed hearing their names called during the 2014 NFL Draft. But the duo did not have to wait long for their phones to ring following the draft’s conclusion. Whitley

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Raiders select Jackson in third round

Former Mississippi State offensive guard Gabe Jackson was selected with the 81st pick by the Oakland Raiders. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Gabe Jackson became the first player from a Mississippi university to be taken in the 2014 NFL Draft. Jackson was selected in the third round (81st overall) by the Oakland Raiders Friday night becoming the 13th player to be taken

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Saturday scrimmage stats

Cedric Jiles will miss the 2014 season due to a hamstring injury.  (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Scoring: 49-yard field goal by Evan Sobiesk 33-yard field goal by Westin Graves Gus Walley 37-yard pass from Dak Prescott (Graves kick) 35-yard field goal by Sobiesk Jameon Lewis 48-yard pass from Prescott (Sobiesk kick) 24-yard field goal by #41

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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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Two Bulldogs participating in NFL Combine this weekend

Running back LaDarius Perkins and offensive guard Gabe Jackson will represent Mississippi State at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis this weekend. 332 players were invited to participate in this year’s combine at Lucas Oil Stadium starting Saturday at a.m.

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