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Dixon transitions back to football

Rashun Dixon returned to football after a six year absence this past fall. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Excuse Rashun Dixon if he was a little rusty in his return to the gridiron this past fall. After spending six years in the Oakland Athletics organization, Dixon decided to hang up his spikes and return to play football at Mississippi

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Johnson never got caught up in the hype

Mississippi State concluded one of its best seasons ever, including a five week run at No. 1 for the first time in school history. However, one of the Bulldogs captains – Malcolm Johnson – did not get caught up in

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Monday with Mullen

Dan Mullen

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen held his weekly press conference on Monday to discuss the No. 4 Bulldogs’ won over Vanderbilt and preview the Egg Bowl. The following is a transcript of Mullen time at the podium… Opening statement … “Last Saturday was

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Johnson on Mackey Award midseason watch list

  Mississippi State senior tight end Malcolm Johnson has made the John Mackey Award midseason watch list. Johnson is one of 33 players on the watch list for the award presented to the top tight end in college football. The

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Tuesday with Mullen

Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen, left, confers with quarterback Damian Williams (11) between plays in the second half  against Southern Mississippi. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen bumped his weekly press conference back a day due to the Labor Day holiday. Mullen met with the media Tuesday inside the Leo Seal Football Complex to discuss the Bulldogs home date with UAB

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Mullen talks Golden Eagles

Dan Mullen is 6-0 against Conference USA opponents. (Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen joined the rest of the league’s head coaches on the SEC Coaches’ Teleconference on Wednesday. Here is a transcript of Mullen’s time on the call… Opening statement Mullen: “We’re really fired up to get this season

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Monday with Mullen

Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen spoke to the media on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Dan Mullen held his weekly press conference to open the 2014 season against Southern Miss. Here is a transcript of his session with the media. Opening Statement: Mullen: “We’re excited to get this season kicked off and get back out

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Back in the saddle again

I’m back in the Magnolia State after spending the past week in Tucson, Ariz., with my daughter for a much needed vacation. I think it’s gonna take a few days to adjust back to this time zone, especially after getting

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Post spring tight end review

One position Mississippi State should not have to worry about in the depth department is at tight end. The Bulldogs had six tight ends on the roster this spring and another on the way in the fall. If needed there

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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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Thursday practice notes

Nick Griffin and the Bulldogs practiced on the grass practice field on Thursday afternoon. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State practiced on grass for the first time this spring. With two of its four practice fields under construction, the Bulldogs worked on the grass field closest to the softball field and tennis courts. It is the first time

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