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Video: Kivon Coman

Mississippi State junior safety Kivon Coman is taking advantages of his opportunity to run with the first team defense this spring. Due to the graduation of Jay Hughes and the injury to Kendrick Market, Coman is getting plenty of reps

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Tuesday practice notes

Junior quarterback Damian Williams practiced for the first time this spring on Tuesday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State conducted its ninth spring practice on Tuesday afternoon and first since its initial scrimmage last Friday. There were a lot of high school players on hand as both Gulfport and Columbus brought their entire teams to watch practice.

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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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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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Saturday bowl practice notes

Sophomore safety Kivon Coman has a pass break-up during Saturday's practice. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State had a quick turnaround after practicing Friday evening and was back at work early Saturday morning. It was the Bulldogs third practice in preparation for the Orange Bowl against Georgia Tech. Here are a few notes I jotted

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Friday bowl practice notes

Freshman quarterback Elijah Staley practiced with the football team on Friday while the basketball team was out of town. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State held its second bowl practice Friday afternoon after holding a closed initial bowl workout last Saturday. It was just the second practice that has been open this season and first since August. Here are a few notes I

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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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Logan’s Heroes: UAB

Preston Smith has 11.5 sacks during his career. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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 and coach of the

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Post spring safeties review

Justin Cox will move to safety for his senior season. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Mississippi State’s depth at safety took a major blow on the sixth play of the 2013 season. Jay Hughes ruptured his Achilles and was lost for the year bumping then sophomore Kendrick Market into a starting role. Market finished the

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Post spring cornerbacks review

Aberdeen's Jamerson Love is the only senior corner on the Bulldogs roster. (Spruce Derden/ USA Today Sports)

The biggest question for me entering last season was at cornerback for Mississippi State. The Bulldogs were losing NFL second round picks Johnthan Banks and Darius Slay and also breaking in a coach to the college ranks for the first

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