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Diaz returning to MSU

A familiar face is returning to Dan Mullen‘s coaching staff at Mississippi State. Louisiana Tech’s Manny Diaz will return to the Bulldogs for a second time to serve as defensive coordinator. Pete Thamel of Sports Illustrated broke the news on

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Report: Diaz to interview at MSU

Louisiana Tech defensive coordinator Manny Diaz is expected to interview for the same position at Mississippi State, according to a report by the Clarion Ledger. Diaz served on Dan Mullen‘s staff as defensive coordinator in 2010 before leaving for Texas

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Tuesday bowl practice notes

Student assistant coach and former player Ferlando Bohanna helped with linebacker drills on Tuesday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Monday’s practice was moved indoors due to inclement weather and was therefore closed to the media and public. Tuesday was the final open practice here on campus and drew a surprising amount of fans at practice for a chilly morning.

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Mullen opens up on Collins’ departure

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen opened up about the departure of defensive coordinator Geoff Collins to Florida following Tuesday morning’s practice. Mullen also talked about his name being mentioned for other jobs, a possible contract extension with the Bulldogs

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Report: Collins headed to Florida

Geoff Collins could be the new defensive coordinator at Florida according to Sports Illustrated. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins is expected to accept the same position at Florida according to Thayer Evans of Sports Illustrated. Evans also reports that the deal has not yet been finalized. Collins has been with the Bulldogs since

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Collins preparing for triple option

Geoff Collins could be the new defensive coordinator at Florida according to Sports Illustrated. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins discusses the challenges of preparing for Georgia Tech’s triple option offense and what he wants to see from his younger players early on at bowl practice.  

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Collins up for Broyles Award

Mississippi State defensive coordinator and linebackers coach Geoff Collins has been nominated for the Broyles Award given annually to the nation’s top assistant coach. Collins has served on Dan Mullen‘s staff since 2011 and currently has the top red zone

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Logan’s Heroes: Vanderbilt

Dak Prescott

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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Collins comments on Crimson Tide offense

Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins comments on the challenges that Alabama’s offense presents under new coordinator Lane Kiffin.

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Logan’s heroes: Arkansas

Will Redmond

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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Collins readies for Arkansas run game

Geoff Collins could be the new defensive coordinator at Florida according to Sports Illustrated. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins talks about the difficulties Arkansas presents with its potent running game.

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