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Egg Bowl preview

Dan Mullen may not be from Mississippi, but he has certainly been able to rekindle the annual rivalry between Mississippi State and Ole Miss known as the Egg Bowl. During his seven-year tenure as coach, Mullen has been able to

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Monday practice notes

Kendrick Market was back on the practice field for the first time since rupturing his Achilles during the Egg Bowl. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Practice No. 1 at Mississippi State is in the books. The Bulldogs worked in shells and shorts on the first day. It was one of three practices this week that have the opening portions of practice open to the media.

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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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Coordinators speak at MSU Media Day

Mississippi State co-offensive coordinator Billy Gonzales interviewed for the head coaching job at Colorado State. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Co-offensive coordinators Billy Gonzales and John Hevesy along with defensive coordinator Geoff Collins met with the media Saturday at Mississippi State’s annual on-campus media day. The trio broke down their respective sides of the ball as well as their individual

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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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Autry, Skinner added as free agents

Denico Autry, Patrick Towles

Two more former Mississippi State players signed free agent contracts on Sunday bringing the Bulldogs list to five that now have NFL futures. Defensive end Denico Autry has agreed to terms with the Green Bay Packers while linebacker Deontae Skinner

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Perkins, Whitley agree to free agent deals

LaDarius Perkins agreed to a free agent deal with the Green Bay Packers on Saturday. (AP Photo/Kerry Smith)

Former Mississippi State safety Nickoe Whitley and running back LaDarius Perkins missed hearing their names called during the 2014 NFL Draft. But the duo did not have to wait long for their phones to ring following the draft’s conclusion. Whitley

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Saturday practice notes

Aberdeen's Jamerson Love returned an interception for a touchdown on Saturday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Today was a beautiful afternoon in Starkville which should make for a great atmosphere for tonight’s baseball game against Vanderbilt on ESPNU. Senior defensive tackles Kaleb Eulls and P.J. Jones continued to be in the injury pit along with sophomore

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MSU holds Pro Day

Mississippi State’s 2013 football senior class showcased its talent in front of  24 NFL teams on Wednesday as part of the school’s annual Pro Day at the Leo Seal  Jr. Football Complex and Palmeiro Center. Six Bulldogs took part in 

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Saturday bowl practice notes

Mississippi State worked for two hours on Saturday morning for its second bowl practice as graduation was going on simultaneously inside Humphrey Coliseum. Here are a few observations I jotted down in my handy dandy green notebook from this morning’s

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MSU, Rice coaches discuss Liberty Bowl

Mississippi State will usher out one of the most successful senior classes in school history appearing in their fourth consecutive bowl game. Although safety Nickoe Whitley and quarterback Tyler Russell have both been ruled out for the AutoZone Liberty Bowl,

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