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Monday with Mullen

Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen answers questions from reporters about the upcoming season, during media day, Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, in Starkville, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen held his weekly press conference on Monday to discuss the Bulldogs’ season opener at Southern Miss. Opening Statement “We are excited getting ready to start the season. You work hard for these moments and

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Post spring receivers review

Junior De'Runnya Wilson returns as Mississippi State's top receiver from 2014. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

Mississippi State not only returns the Southeastern Conference’s top quarterback in Dak Prescott but also has one of the league’s deepest receiving corps coming back. The Bulldogs did lose Jameon Lewis and Robert Johnson and had Jamoral Graham move to

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MSU has 36 student-athletes graduate this spring

Templeton Athletic Academic Center

Thirty-six Mississippi State Bulldogs officially earned their academic degrees in 2015 spring commencement ceremonies held on campus. For the first time in school history, Bulldog scholarship athletes finished the fall and spring semesters with over a 3.0 cumulative grade point

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Mullen talks post spring

Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen joined the rest of the league’s head coaches on the SEC coaches’ teleconference to talk about the Bulldogs’ spring practices. Here is a transcript of Mullen’s time on the call… Opening statement: Mullen: “We had a great spring. I’m

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Post spring running back review

Ashton Shumpert rushed for 274 yards and two touchdowns as a sophomore last season. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Losing a 1,000-yard back like Josh Robinson would cripple the ground game for some teams. Mississippi State however might even be better running the football next fall. Greg Knox coached a quartet of tailbacks that were effectively toting the ball this

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Robinson drafted by Colts in sixth round

Josh Robinson was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday.  (AP Photo/David Stephenson)

Running back Josh Robinson was the fifth and final Mississippi State player taken in the 2015 NFL Draft. Robinson was the 29th player picked in the sixth round (205th overall) by the Indianapolis Colts. In Indianapolis, Robinson will be in

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Tuesday practice notes

De'Runnya Wilson and Joe Morrow work through wide receiver drills on Tuesday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State held its sixth spring practice on Tuesday and you could tell many players on the team are battling for spots. There were several players feeling feisty which led to a few scraps and tie ups and to me

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Tuesday practice notes

Safety Brandon Wells has transferred to Pearl River Community College. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State held its first spring practice on Tuesday, which was a day earlier than scheduled due to inclement weather expected on Wednesday. Here are a few notes I jotted down while I was at practice… Today’s practice was only

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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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Four Bulldogs conclude NFL Combine

The NFL Combine concluded workouts on Monday in Indianapolis. Four Mississippi State players – Josh Robinson, Preston Smith, Benardrick McKinney and Justin Cox – participated in the event. Robinson, a running back who left following his junior year, receive a

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Four Bulldogs to participate in NFL Combine

This will be an important week for four former Mississippi State players seeking to improve their draft stock. Running back Josh Robinson, defensive end Preston Smith, linebacker Benardrick McKinney and safety Justin Cox are all invited to participate in the

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