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Post spring safety review

Mississippi State lost a lot of personnel on defense last season. Perhaps the position hit hardest was Tony Hughes‘ group at safety. Starters Jay Hughes and Justin Cox have departed and Kendrick Market is attempting to comeback from an Achilles

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Thursday practice notes

The Bulldogs went to senior tight end Darrion Hutcherson a lot inside the 10-yard line on Thursday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal).

Mississippi State held its 10th practice of the spring on Thursday in front of 350-plus area high school coaches for Day 1 of the annual MSU coaches clinic. Most of the day was spent on working on goal line situations

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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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Saturday practice notes

Mississippi State quarterbacks coach Brian Johnson worked out alongside some of his signal callers during drills on Saturday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State finished its second week of spring practice on Saturday. It was the Bulldogs fifth session so far and also junior day, hosting dozens of high school recruits from around the country. Here are a few notes that I

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Friday practice notes

Redshirt freshman offensive tackle Elgton Jenkins won his 1-on-1 blocking drill on Friday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State held its fourth spring football practice on Friday, pushed back a day due to inclement weather on Thrusday. I missed parts of practice while working on men’s and women’s basketball but here are a few notes I jotted

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Friday practice notes

Wide receivers coach Billy Gonzales observes Fred Ross going through a cone drill. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State held its second spring practice on Friday afternoon and like the first it was conducted in shells and shorts. The Bulldogs will don pads for the first time on Tuesday. I missed the first part of practice while

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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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Mullen unveils 2015 signing class

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen unveiled his 2015 signing class on Wednesday. The Bulldogs brought in 28 players and their class is ranked 18th by 247Sports.com. Opening Statement: “Today has been a great day for us. Every signing day

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Sunday bowl practice notes

Brandon Holloway returned two kickoffs for touchdowns during Sunday's practice. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

There was a big crowd on hand at today’s open practice. Fans took advantage of the nice weather and turned out by the hundreds to watch Mississippi State prepare for the Orange Bowl. Here are a few things I jotted

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Mullen talks Orange Bowl bid

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen met with the media on Sunday to talk about the Bulldogs’ Orange Bowl bid against Georgia Tech. The following is a transcript of what Mullen had to say. Opening Statement … “It’s a great

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Market out for Bulldogs’ bowl

No. 10 Mississippi State lost its second free safety in as many weeks over the weekend. Kendrick Market ruptured his Achilles tendon after making two tackles in the first half of the Egg Bowl and will miss the Bulldogs’ bowl

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